MA Photography - University of Portsmouth - Distinction - 2016 - 2017
BA (Hons) Photography - University of Portsmouth - First Class Degree - 2013 - 2016
Selected exhibitions & screenings
Art Start 2020 - Credo Bonum Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria, 7th of February - 1st of March
F O R M - Seen Fifteen Gallery, London, UK
Photography & Sculpture - AMP Studios, South Bermondsey Art Trail, London
Statement of Being - Deptford does Art, London, UK
Curating cultures of Remembrance - District Six Museum, Cape Town, South Africa
Balkan Mine solo exhibition - EEP Berlin, Berlin
Representation on the Line II: (Un)framing our Identities - RPS 100 Heroines, Chelsea, Lodnon
Zine Archive Photobookshow - Brighton, UK
Intro:spective - Seen Fifteen Gallery, Peckham, London, UK
Invisible material: Process, performance and screenings - London College of Communication, London, UK
Photo Scratch #19 - Hotel Elephant Workspace, London
Brighton Photo Fringe - Collective's Hubs, Phoenix Gallery, Brighton
BLUNT: micro-exhibition - ACAVA Limehouse Open Studios, London
Post memory - Lovech Fine Art gallery, Lovech, Bulgaria
Transition Exhibition - NIGHT Festival Plovdiv 2017 - PLOVEDIV Gallery, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Archives as Medium - Four Corners Gallery, London
Fragments - Sticks Gallery, Gosport
In Motion by Prototype - Societe General Express Bank, Sofia, Bulgaria
Ginnel Foto Fest - Ipswich
Photograd First Birthday Exhibition - University of Suffolk, Ipswich
Uncertain States / Emergence - Photomonth London 2016 - Mile End Art Pavilion, London
King's Theatre Residency Exhibition - Portsmouth
Pingyao International Photography Festival - Pingyao, China
Brighton Photo Fringe - Brighton
Aspex Platform Graduate Award 2016 Exhibition - Portsmouth
Shortlisted for The Royal Photographic Society's International Photography Exhibition 161
MA Student Achievement Award
Winner of the Ginnel Foto Fest Student Awards
Santander Mobility Award
Selected for Brighton Photo Biennial Portfolio Reviews
Shortlisted for Platform Graduate Award
BA (Hons) Visual Culture Award
BA (Hons) Student Achievement Award
APHE Photo Meet Bursary
Lectures, Workshops & Conferences
Truth, Reality and Imagination Interpretations from Eastern and Central Europe conference at UCL, London, UK, 19th of February 2020.
A living memorial, pannel discussion part of Forms of Ground mini-symposium, with Lina Ivanova, Ibby Azab, Lucas Gabellini-Fava, chaired by Vivianne Gamble, February 15th, Seen Fifteen Gallery, London.
Alumni symposium, BA Photography, University of Portsmouth, February 5th, Portsmouth.
What’s a Can of Worms Between Mates? a conversation with Victoria Louise Doyle, Alexander Mourant & Harry Gammer-Flitcroft, February 1st , Art Lacuna, London.
You are f*cking ugly, zine workshop, UAL London College of Communication, London, 26th of November.
Apolitical/Politial, photography workshop, UAL London College of Communication, London, November 14th.
Transition workshop with Bayryam Bayryamali in collaboration Sofia Platform, part ofa public programme celebrating the 30th anniversary of the fall of communism, Sofia, Bulgaria, November 10th.
Identity, Panel discussion with Rashida Mangera and Maryam Wahid, Espacio Gallery, London, October 1st.
We Make the Yolk Photography, Reading and writing workshop, Deptford Does Art, London September 1.
Trauma & ritual, Reading group, EEP Berlin, Berlin, July 12.
Remembering whilst forgetting, Artist talk, EEP Berlin, Berlin, July 13.
Why should we remember with Julian Chehirian, Summer School Belene: Democracy & Memory, Sofia Platform, Belene, Bulgaria, July 2-5.
Homeland workshop / Revolv Collective, Take Courage Gallery, London, June 22.
Intro:spective artist crit, Discussion moderator, Seen Fifteen, London, April 7.
Intro:spective panel discussion with Tom Lovelace, Jonny Briggs & Alexandra Davenport, Discussion moderator, Seen Fifteen, London, April 6.
Zine it up workshop, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography, London College of Communication, London, March 5.
On failure & completion workshop, BLUNT, ACAVA studios, January 15.
Artist talk, BA Photography, University of Brighton, December 10.
PIP Collaborative zine workshop, London College of Communication, The Art Academy, December 5.
Roots or Routes? workshop, Phoenix Brighton, Brighton Photo Fringe, October 27.
4UZHBINA: Artist Talk, Phoenix Brighton, Brighton Photo Fringe, October 20.
Photography as a collaborative action workshop, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography graduates, University of Portsmouth, Menier Gallery, London, July 6.
Portfolio reviews, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography graduates, University of Portsmouth, Menier Gallery, London, July 5.
First Monday, Brighton Photo Fringe, Artist Talk, Phoenix Gallery, Brighton, May 14.
Post Memory, session chair and panellist supported by Sofia Platform & Lovech City Council, Fine Art Gallery Lovech, Lovech, Bulgaria, March 13.
2016 - 2017
Alumni Symposium, School of Art and Design, Undergraduate and Postgraduate, University of Portsmouth, October 11.
Zine workshop, organiser and lead artist, Revolv Collective: Archives as Medium,Four Corners Film, London, September 8.
Portfolio reviews, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography, University of Portsmouth, April 2, 2017.
Tutorials and critiques, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography, University of Portsmouth, February 2, 2017.
Lecture and presentation, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography, University of Portsmouth, Lecture on Social Media in a photographer’s career, November 16, 2016.
EEP issue 1, Berlin, Germany
Photo archives and found photography in post-communist Bulgaria: traumatic memory and imagination, Lilyana Karadjova, Images in the Post-truth era conference, Birkbeck College University of London
Becoming The Other by Æther, Stuttgart, Germany
Wotisart? #16 magazine, UK
Niglo zine issue 2, Strasbourg, France
Incandescent zine issue 13, Oregon, USA
ФotoArt Magazine, Sofia, Bulgaria
Radio / Television
Bulgarian National Radio ‘‘Horizont’’
Bulgarian National Televison ''The Day Starts with Culture''
Bulgarian National Radio ‘’Hristo Botev’’
That’s Solent TV
America for Bulgaria
Source Graduate Photography 2017
Fleur and Arbor Magazine
Lovech News Glas
Photograd Spotlight Photobook
120 Albert Palace Mansions, London, UK
Homeland, Take Courage Gallery, London, UK
Intro:spective, Seen Fifteen Gallery, London, UK
London Independent Photography 30th annual exhibition, Espacio Gallery, London, UK
One Year, Safehouse 1, London, UK
SPACE / LiveArtLocal Artist Residency, Fareham, UK
Temporary Home Artist Residency, London, UK
King's Theatre Artist Residency, Portsmouth, UK