BIO

Born : 1984 in Burgas, Bulgaria

Works in Prague,  Czech Republic

EDUCATION

2009 – 2011 (Master’s degree) University of Technology, Faculty of Fine Arts , painting, prof. Martin Mainer, Brno, Czech Republic
2003 – 2007 (Bachelor’s degree), painting in National Academy of Arts, Sofia , Bulgaria

SOLO EXHIBITS

6.4.2017 “Ledy/Lédy”, The Chemistry Gallery, Coworking K10, Prague, Czech Republic
28.6.2016 “Apocalypsarium”, Gallery Sofia, BKI London, United Kingdom
22.1.2016 Lyube Petrov, Coworking Prague, Czech Republic
5.11.2015 Lyube Petrov, Plevel, Prague, Czech Republic
11.5.2015 “Apokalypsarium “, Gallery Akademiya, Sofia, Bulgaria
8.1.2015 ” Apokalypsarium” , Gallery Art Salon S,Prague, Czech Republic
1.9.2014 “Lyuben Petrov”, Gallery ECO salon Rolland, Prague, Czech Republic
19.5.2014 “Dive into my palette”, Gallery Peron, Prague Czech Republic
13.9.2013 Lyuben Petrov and Edmond Demirdzian, “EDMOND”,Young artist Award, Gallery Rakursi, Sofia, Bulgaria
11.1.2013 “After the apocalypse”, Gallery Mainerova, Prague, Czech Republic
20.4.2011 “I am not lost ghoast“, Gallery Stodvacettrojka, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
18.01.2010 “Rabbits stories”, Gallery TROJKA, Brno, Czech Republic
04.06.2009 “New Inspirations”, Gallery BIK, Prague, Czech Republic
08.02.2007 “Sea Gifts”, Gallery Nesi, Burgas, Bulgaria

PUBLICATIONS

16.6.2016. Dolce vita magazine, London , United Kingdom
12.6.2015. catalog: “Caution: wet paint!”, Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia , Bulgaria
27.9.2013, newspaper “Kultura” /31, Sofia, Bulgaria
11.4.2013, intervw newspaper “Pravo”, Prague, Czech Republic
18.3.2013, ART PRAGUE Young Award – artist under the age of 35 years
27.7.2012, Bulgarian Contemporary Art Contest, “MOST”, SELECTION OF THE INTERNATIONAL JURY, Sofia, Bulgaria
catalog , 31.10.2011 Crash Test” gallery Topicuv salon , Prague, Czech Republic
newspaper “Dnes“, 20.4.2011 “I am not lost ghoast“, Gallery Stodvacettrika, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
27.04.2010, catalog , “Arskontakt contest, Brno, Czech Republic.
newspaper “Dnes“, 09.03.2010 “Border situation“ drawing contemporary art”, Gallery BIK, Prague, Czech Republic
magazine“ А2“, 04.06.2009 “New Inspirations”, BIK Prague, Czech Republic
newspaper “Chernomorski far“, 08.02.2007 “Sea Gifts”, Burgas, Bulgaria

AWARDS

12.6.2014, Young Visual Artists – YVAA
Nominated artist for BAZA Award for Contemporary Art , Sofia , Bulgaria
13.9.2013, “EDMOND”,Young artist Award ,Sofia, Bulgaria
18.3.2013, ART PRAGUE Young Award – artist under the age of 35 years
27.7.2012, Bulgarian Contemporary Art Contest, “MOST”, FINAL SELECTION OF THE INTERNATIONAL JURY, Sofia, Bulgaria

COLLECTION

Museum of Sofia City Gallery, Bulgaria

Private Collection of Nikolai Nedelchev, Sofia Bulgaria

Private Collection of Lettenmayerovi, Prague, Czech Republic

Collection of Beneton Art- Imago Mundi, Italy

GROUP EXHIBITS

2017

”First seven years”, award Edmond Demirgian, Contemporary space, Varna , Bulgaria
“16th International Contemporary Art Fair”, Gallery Peron, Prague, Czech Republic

2016

Artefakt, The Chemistry Gallery- design store, Prague, Czech Republic
“art – brut – all“, festivalu Brutal Assault, Josefov, Ostrava,  Czech Republic
“Prvni Jarni”, Nova Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
“15th International Contemporary Art Fair”, Gallery Peron, Prague, Czech Republic
“Sesublelu show”, Gallery Vilem Wunscheho, Havirov, Czech Republic “Akt”, Nova Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

2015

Art and Brick, Gallry Art Salon S – club Ocean, Prague, Czech Republic
Zukunst, Gallery Reistna, Vlaticich, Czech Republic “Image and Similarity”, National Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria “Spectrum 2k”, Gallery Prostoru, Prague, Czech Republic
“Caution: wet paint!”, Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia , Bulgaria
“14th International Contemporary Art Fair” Gallery Peron, Prague, Czech Republic

2014

9.9.2014, Martin Mainer and Lyube Petrov, Diamon Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
12.6.2014, “Young Visual Artists Awards” (YVAA – http://www.yvaa.net) , Sofia Art Gallery,Sofia , Bulgaria

2013

“13th International Contemporary Art Fair”, Art Prague, Gallery u Nini, Prague, Czech Republic
“Picassova sladka pomsta aneb vypravy do moderniho umeni”, Czech Environmental Inspectorate (CEI),Plzen, Czech Republic
“Jeden ptak jaro nedela”, Gallery u Prstenu, Prague, Czech Republic
“12th International Contemporary Art Fair”, Art Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

2012

“Nad vodou “, Gallery Behemot, Gallery Sokolovna, Martin Mainer and art group TUBE, Brandys nad Orlici, Czech Republic
“MOST “: Bulgarian Contemporary Art Contest, The Museum Gallery of Modern Art , Sofia, Bulgaria
“Zadnej lezer”, art group TUBE, Gallery worksho@py, Prague, Czech Republic
“Druhoroj”, Gallery D-ecore, Gallery Chemistry, Prague, Czech Republic

2011

“Crash Test” Gallery Topicuv salon , Prague, Czech Republic
„Pokracuj…“ Gallery Chodovska tvrz, Prague, Czech Republic
„Na ceste do…“, Gallery Radnice, Vsetin, Czech Republic
Presentation Diplom work, Wannieck Gallery, Brno, Czech Republic

2010

”Walk on the wild side”, Gallery Stary pivovar , Brno, Czech Republic
“GOODFELLAS”, Gallery Luzanky, Brno,Czech Republic
“Arskontakt contest, Brno, Czech Republic
“Berlin ist Brno – Brno ist Berlin”, Gallery Aula, FAVU, Brno, Czech Republic
“Border situation“ drawing contemporary art”, Gallery “Industrial 11”, Sofia, Bulgaria

2009

“Lyubomir Ivanov – bashtata i Lyuben Petrov”, Gallery BKI , Bratislava, Slovakia

2007

“Aritmie”, Art museum Georgi Velchev, Varna, Bulgaria
“60 years speciality wall painting, Razgrad, Bulgaria
“Trafik”, Gallery Shipka 6-SBH, Sofia, Bulgaria

2006

“Format 30×30″, Gallery Astry, Sofia, Bulgaria
Young artist exhibition, Gallery Shipka 6-SBH, Sofia, Bulgaria
Frame of reference ” sea – coast “, Gallery SBH, Burgas, Bulgaria
“The Body”, Gallery Shipka 6-SBH, Sofia, Bulgaria
“Monochrome”, Gallery Biblioteka, Burgas, Bulgaria
Workshop ” Art – e – gration”, Sofia, Bulgaria

2005

“Open Arts Space ” , Stara Zagora, Bulgaria
Young artist exhibition, Gallery Shipka 6-SBH, Sofia, Bulgaria

2004

Young artist exhibition, Gallery Shipka 6-SBH, Sofia, Bulgaria

2003

International meeting of Arts, Hissar, Bulgaria

2002

International meeting of Arts ” Via Pontica “, village Jasna Poliana, Bulgaria

2001

Young artist exhibition, Gallery SBH, Burgas, Bulgaria

2000

Young artist exhibition, Gallery SBH, Burgas, Bulgaria

1999

participation in art instalation “Systems of Life”Dionissos feasts, Sozopol, Bulgaria