• kvARTal Festival

    16 - 18 September 2016
    We're spending the weekend of 16-18 September in the zone between Dondukov, Levski, Slivnitsa and Maria Luiza boulevards - the muse of the first edition of kvARTal. The idea behind the festival is to turn this part of the city into an art incubator, just like similar neighborhoods in Berlin and London.
  • Fotofabrika

    1 September 2016 - 22 October 2016
    "Frames from our yesterday. Memory for our tomorrow. Questions to our today." The third edition of the photo festival puts them at selected art places in the city with exhibitions, discussions, screenings, meetings with artists and Fotomaraton.
    Czech Centre, Liubomir Pipkov National Music School, National Gallery at the Palace, NDK, The Little 5, UniCredit Studio
  • It's time for Apolonia

    1 - 10 September 2016
  • 180°

    23 - 29 July 2016
    180° is the alternative for young artists who would like to escape established rules of their art and further develop their innovative ideas. 180° is the world where tradition stays unknown. 180° presents well-known arts in a different and unexpected light.
    Vivacom Art Hall
  • Know-How / Show-How

    11 - 22 July 2016
    If you are interested in creative design don't make any plans for the period July 11 to 22, because then in Sofia will arrive a bunch of leading European designers, artists and anthropologists to show us what they know.
  • Water Tower Art Fest 2016

    16 - 25 June 2016
    The last 10 years are important, especially when the effect of work work had overreached the quarter and it's famous all around the city (and even the next one). The case with Water Tower Art Fest is exactly the same, so today we're congratulating the family who stands behind it's success. Rhis year the contemporary art festival takes place between 16 and 25 of June, including discussions, workshops, lectures and parties. For the full schedule, check watertowerartfest.com
  • One Design Week

    10 - 19 June 2016
    If anyone didn’t hear the question ”Can I help you”, that is One Design Week’s theme this year – the most dialogic one we have ever dreamt of.
  • Month of Photography

    2 June 2016 - 30 July 2016
    To be precise, the months are two. From now till the end of July the seventh photo fest raises the topic of Contact in the art sites of the city and beyond reaches to Arapia. For the all 22 exhibitions you will hardly have time, but here are some.
    Arosita, Credo Bonum, Sofia Press, Hungarian Institute, NDK, PhotoSynthesis Art Center, Polish Institute, SAMCA, The Red House
  • Absolut Creative Space

    3 - 9 June 2016
    We will see the creativity in all its forms at the festival Absolut Creative Space.
  • Art Festival Boris Hristov

    17 May 2016 - 30 June 2016
    For the 12th time Museum Boris Hristov opens its art festival.
  • Night of Museums

    21 May 2016
    May 21 will be a long day that will change the three letters of the evening direction from bar to art. In The European Night of Museums until late will shine 48 points of art.
    Industrialna 11, National Gallery at the Palace, National Gallery Square 500, Rakursi, Sofia City Art Gallery, Vaska Emanouilova
  • Art Salon

    11 May 2016 - 5 June 2016
    For the 21 time all the arts will share the halls, foyer and corridors of the National Palace of Culture for nearly a month.
  • Paper art fest

    28 April 2016 - 13 June 2016
    In the next few weeks the paper is running away from it's usual place under the pencil or between the book covers, entering the galleries in Sofia. Between 28th of April and 13th of June we'll see it in different transformations in the hands of 200 artists from 31 countries.
  • Gallery Salon

    13 - 17 November 2015
    60 minutes, 30 exhibitions - it is not a trick but a real opportunity. The Gallery Salon gathers in one hall 30 galleries, 4 extra exhibitions, concerts and enouth time to see all.
  • Japanese Culture Days in Bulgaria 2015

    5 September 2015 - 29 November 2015
  • Hip Hip Zine Fair

    26 - 27 September 2015
    Hip Hip Library & Bar organizes a fest for the collection of artistic independent editions and periodicals (or simply, zines) which will take place at Sofia University, hall The Egg, on 26 and 27 September between 15:00 and 21:00. There will be books from international publishers such as Centrala and MAMA Photobooks to collection of smartphone photos and children's illustrations in the forms of booklets and magazines. There will be also music - DJ sets from 1000 Names and Heartfelt Groove.
  • Architectural Festival Sofia 2015

    17 September 2015 - 5 October 2015
    The Architectural Festival Sofia 2015 will introduce us to architects, landshaft architects and urbanists, who will make us a part of many discussions, presentations, lectures and exhibitions, dedicated to the city and its environment.
  • European Heritage Days

    19 - 20 September 2015
    We know that it is hard to stand at one place during this awesome fall but you have at least one cultural reason to stay in town this weekend and it is European Heritage Days. They will be at 19 and 20 September and even though they sound a little bit formally, their aim is just in the opposite direction - to open the doors of important places and locations that are not so accessible.
  • Ratha Yatra

    18 September 2015
    This is a traditional Indian celebration that says "yes" to love and it will be held in Sofia these days.
  • DA Fest

    15 - 19 September 2015
    DA Fest is an international festival, organised by the National Academy of Art in Sofia, presenting new trends and important achievements in the fields of digital arts to the Bulgarian audience – digital video, interactive performance and installation, net art, sound art, robotics and generative systems, and other interdisciplinary forms.