Kathrin takes us on a tour of the final installation in Malak Izvor.
We were happy to host the opening party for our open call winner Krasimira. Thank you to all the lovely visitors who made this first event at the foundation so memorable.
The Singer-Zahariev Foundation is proud to support the Poiema art residency in Bregovo – a series of workshops and public events that will enrich the local cultural atmosphere in the most North-western part of Bulgaria. This collaboration is the first within the CONTACT platform – a program soon to be launched by the Singer-Zahariev Foundation […]
It was not easy to come to a decision, but after some deliberations, the jury decided to award the prize to Krasimira Butseva’s project “The Curtain”. Using contemporary artistic language, Krasimira has thoroughly researched and combined personal, local and historical elements in her work truly bringing “History in the Present”. We are now looking forward […]
It was a rainy day today in the village. But what an interesting one. Krasimira Butseva, shortlisted in out Open Call, came for a site visit. We had a wonderful exchange about so many topics. Art in the UK and Bulgaria, residencies, politics, how to intervene and probably not destroy. Looking forward for many new […]
The first real summer day in the village and a wonderful visitor. Elenka Nazarova, shortlisted in our Open Call, came for a site visit.
On the 18th May we started the site visits of our Open Call. It was a very active day. Slav Nedev came to Malak Izvor in the morning. Alexander Valchev in the afternoon. The weather was just perfect with a constantly changing sky and a wonderful view from the roof over the village.
A week ago the Singer-Zahariev Foundation announced the five shortlisted artists who took part in the Open Call “History is in the Present”. We were overwhelmed by the great number of entries for the open call and the interest shown by so many artists. A big “Thank you” to Maria Vasileva who made it possible […]
Full PDFs of each proposal are available below: Alexander Valchev Elenka Nazarova Krasimira Butseva Mitch Brezounek Slav Nedev
(deadline 15th February 2021) The Singer-Zahariev Foundation – a private family foundation being established to support contemporary art – is launching an Open Call reaching out to all artists in or from Bulgaria. The site-specific artwork to be commissioned will be situated in a contemporary living space designed by I/O Architects in a rural location which – in addition […]