Rumen Dimitrov

email: r_popa@abv.bg
phone(s): 062 622362
address: Veliko Tarnovo


R U M E N M I H O V D I M I T R O V / P O P A /


C U R R I C U L U M V I T A E





1965 – born in Opaka, BULGARIA1984 –finished the High school of Art in the town of Kazanlak


1992 –graduated from Veliko Tarnovo–St.st. Cyril and Methodii University in the


specialty Art of painting / Master of Art


1999 –establish the DUPPINI Art Group


2000 –elected member of the UBA( Union of the Bulgarian Artists )


P R E S E N T A T I O N S / S Y M P O S I A / W O R K S H O P S


1991 – happening, PAINTING ROCKS, Sinemorez village, Bulgaria


1992 –students Workshop in Nitra, Slovakia


1999 –International Plain-air in Arbanasi village and Veliko Tarnovo


2000 –International Art Colony: Lesnovo; Mihailovo & Ohrid”Momir”, Macedonia


1st International Symposium in Duppini village


2001 –International Art Colony: Mihailovo & Ohrid “Momir”, Macedonia


International Symposium Duppini,Plain-air Petrich &”PleOner”Kjstendil, Bulgaria


International Art Symposium, Gellivare, Sweden


2002 –International Symposium Duppini, Plain-air ”PleOner-2”, Bansko, Bulgaria


International Workshop in Zadar, Chroatia


International Sculptural Symposium /wood - Yasna Polyana


International Sculptural Symposium in Plovdiv


International Symposium for plastic and performing arts in Yasna Polyana village


2003- International Sculptural Symposium /sand stone – Vejprty, Czech Republic


International Symposium Duppini ; Plain-air Shkorpilovtzy


2004 – Plain-air- Albena, Plain-air -Balchik, International Symposium Duppini, Bulgaria


International Process Space Festival - Balchik, Bulgaria


International Sculpturral Symposium /wood - Prostejov, Czech Republic


2005 – International sculpture Symposium “Stone in the Galilee”,Israel


International Art-in-nature Symposium, Natuurkunst Drenthe, The Netherlands


International Plain-air “Zlatjo Bojadziev”, Plovdiv


International Lake Vyrnwy sculpture Symposium, Wales


Art in Public space, Donumenta Festival, Regensburg, Germany


2006 – International sculpture Symposium “Stone in the Galilee”, Israel


International sculpture Symposium Saksala, Finland


9th International Sculpture Symposium, Borkel en Schaft, The Netherlands


Geumgang Nature Art Biennale, South Korea


Residency at Valparaiso Foundation, Mojacar, Spain


2007 – Symposium International de sculpture, Morges, Switzerland


Self Caerleon Arts Sculpture Symposium, Wales


Internationales NaturKunst Forum, Licherode, Germany


Art Camp in Lazar castle, Lazarea, Harghita Country, Romania


International Troyan ceramics Symposium, Troyan, Bulgaria


International Art Camp, Salt stone, Sovata, Romania

2008 – 6th International Bressuire Symposium, France

Geumgang Nature Art Biennale, South Korea

1st International Art Passage, Bad Schlema, Germany




A W A R D S / P R I Z E S


1998 – Award from the Open Society from the Autumn Exhibition - V. Tarnovo


1999 – First Prize for Art of painting from Union of Bulgarian Artists on National Young


Artists Exhibition


2000 – Award for perspective young artist of the Artea Gallery , Varna


2000 – Award on group Duppini on National young Artists Exhibition – V. Tarnovo


2003 – Second Prize for Sculpture from Radio Free Europe on the International Sculpture


Symposium-Sandstone in Vejprty, Czech Republic


2003 – Award from Union of Bulgarian Artist from the Autumn Exhibition- V. Tarnovo


S E L E C T E D O N E - P E R S O N E X H I B I T I O N S


1993 –Spektar Gallery, Veliko Tarnovo


1997 –Sirakov Gallery, Veliko Tarnovo; Art Club, Popovo


1998 –Artea Gallery, Varna


1999 –Spektar Gallery, Veliko Tarnovo


2000 –Ethnographic Museum, Plovdiv


2001 –Exhibition Hall,Dobrich; Artea Gallery, Varna; Exhibition Hall, Shoumen


2002 –Spektar Gallery, Veliko Tarnovo; Artea Gallery, Varna; Exhibition Hall, Vidin


2003 –Artamontzev Gallery, Sofia; Zograf Gallery, Varna


2004 – Seasons Gallery, Sofia


2005 – The Dandolov Houses Art Gallery, Sevlievo


2006 – Juka Gallery, Varna





S E L E C T E D G R O U P E X H I B I T I O N S & E V E N T S


1993 –LUD ART GALLERY, London (with students from Sofia & Veliko Tarnovo )


1999 –14th International Biennial of humour and satire in the arts, Gabrovo;


Exhibition Hall, Veliko Tarnovo(with DUPPINI)


2000 –Exhibition Halls, Veliko Tarnovo; Plovdiv & Vidin ;Action to save a tree (D)


“One generation with some Differences”, Vidin/ Curator Bogdan Aleksandrov


The Camp Action in Vidin,”Viaduct”( with art group Viaduct )


2001 –Exhibition Halls, Sofia; Veliko Tarnovo & “Future for Bulgaria”,Plovdiv (D)


”The Viaduct-2”,The Sredets Hall, Sofia


Action”Sand”, Kranevo(with DUPPINI );Performance,”Egofrenia”(DUPPINI )


International exhibition at the Gellivare Municipal Museum, Sweden


2002 –Bulgarian Painting after 1989 –Salon of Arts Sofia / Curator Ruen Ruenov &


Stefania Yanakieva


Action ”The Portrait” (with DUPPINI)


Biennial of small forms, Pleven;


Action,”Sign & light” ECO ART, Russe (with DUPPINI )


2003 –International exhibition “Europa Rekonstruiertes”, Exhibition Hall, Russe;


Salon of Arts, Sofia ; Vienna, Austria


Banya Starinna, Plovdiv (with DUPPINI );The Sredets Hall, Sofia (with DUPPINI)


16th International Biennial of humour and satire in the arts, Gabrovo, Bulgaria


2005 – Project, “Locked Spaces “, Art Gallery Dobrich


2006 – August in ART, Varna festival of visual arts, Varna, Bulgaria


B U L G A R I A


5000 Veliko Turnovo


25, Velcho Djamjiata str.


Phones: ++359 62 622362 ++359 899 825 255


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