• Into the Dark

    3 September 2009

    Dima Chakarova

    Night shopping is a customary practice in some of the big cities. Even only for a night that will be part of Sofia’s life too. That Friday the designer‘s show room of Nelly Miteva on 22 Ivan Assen Str. opens doors at 20:00 and gives us ...
  • The Time Machine

    20 August 2009

    Mia Yaneva

    If you think it’s worth to feel the spirit of the past, visit Geravna village. Just there will be the three-day fest for an ancient national dresses. That’s its second edition and promises a lot of fun, fire-dancing, hot drinks and ...
  • Yes We Can

    16 July 2009

    text Aleksandar Velichkov, photo Ivan Kolovos

    It’s fine when the charity initiatives last and have success not only for a moment but for a long time in the city life. In the last 3 years I Can Too made exactly this – this initiative attracted scores of Bulgarian artists and media to the cause of helping the children with injuries.
  • Shoe Factory

    16 July 2009

    Dima Chakarova

    Modern artists have no breaks and use more and more strange objects in their works. So the news that visual artist Anton Terziev has included 200 pairs of old shoes in his post-modern installation Disconnected People Is not bizarre at all. The shoes ...
  • Glamour

    18 June 2009

    Alexander Velichkov

    You read the names of the designers Viara Borislavova and Stanimira Ianakieva on the pages of The Programme not for the first and surely not for the last time. Viara is famous with her wonderful fashion line VЯRA, and Stanimira specializes in making very original dolls.
  • For Sale

    18 June 2009

    Dima Chakarova

    The closing event of this year’s art festival The Water Tower is the especially funny selling off organized by the young designer Mia Momchilova. On 21 June she will turn the brushy tower into a trade center in which she’ll offer to us all kinds of articles made by herself.
  • First Draft

    11 June 2009

    Dima Chakarova

    The number of places where you can gather and discuss art idea increased with one. A new art space called Hladilnika opened its doors for all creative people like directors, artists and architects to share ideas. Ivana Nencheva and Natalia Todorova ...
  • Urban Jungle

    11 June 2009

    Mia Yaneva

    After almost a motnh’s work on the Urban Jungle project, the designers’ circle around the Ivan Asen 22 is ready with the new collection, which will be rpesented on 18 June at 19:00 hours. This time besides the wonderful clothes, inspired ...
  • Master Class

    28 May 2009

  • Night Shopping

    14 May 2009

  • Night Walk

    14 May 2009

    Dima Chakarova

    The Night of Museums is a single one and you must not miss it – on 16 May the entrance to all museums is free. By tradition, the building of the Foreign Art Gallery will be lit up brightly – this year as a part of the audio-visual ...
  • Urban Jungle

    13 May 2009

  • Earthly Possessions

    16 April 2009

  • Years have passed

    2 April 2009

    This month we celebrate 130 years since Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria and this is a good reason for a little feast.
  • Laboratory Trial

    2 April 2009

    Dima Chakarova

    Witty thought and creative look are being implemented in more and more areas of design, so it is not strange that the next place is the kitchen. For the seventh time students in design from all over the world will try to make a new and unknown ...
  • Reference Level

    26 March 2009

    One of the good sides of globalization is that we can enter all kinds of international competitions on an equal basis. Like the BAZA modern art contest which for a second year in a row invites yound Bulgarian artists to show what they are capable ...
  • Red Point

    19 March 2009

    Mia Ianeva

  • Opened Space

    19 March 2009

    Dima Chakyrova

  • Graphilla Creative Week 2009

    5 March 2009

    About 10 years ago some tireless young people, tempted by graphics, design and photography, made their own space in the Internet in which to show their works. Far from useless forum quarrels and just after authorized access after preliminary approval, they pile up and discuss their visual projects.
  • A Look Back

    5 March 2009

    text Dima Chakarova

    A few decades ago taking pictures was serious business - people marked family celebrations by going to the photo studio where the woman sat on a chair, the man stood still and both looked with tension at the lens. National Geographic magazine calls ...