Krasimira Butseva

Education

MA Photography - University of Portsmouth - Distinction

BA (Hons) Photography - University of Portsmouth - First Class Degree 


2016 - 2017


2013 - 2016



Awards

May 2018 - Shortlisted for The Royal Photographic Society's International Photography Exhibition 161

March 2018 - MA Student Achievement Award 

May 2017 - Winner of the Ginnel Foto Fest Student Awards 

May 2017 - Santander Mobility Award

October 2016 - Selected for Brighton Photo Biennial Portfolio Reviews 

June 2016 - Nominated for Aspex Platform Graduate Award 

June 2016 - BA (Hons) Visual Culture Award 

May 2016 - APHE Photo Meet Bursary 


Selected exhibitions


2018 - Photo Scratch #19 - Hotel Elephant Workspace, London

2018 - Brighton Photo Fringe - Collective's Hubs, Phoenix Gallery, Brighton

2018 - BLUNT: micro-exhibition - ACAVA Limehouse Open Studios, London

2018 - Post memory - Lovech Fine Art gallery, Lovech, Bulgaria 

2017 - Transition Exhibition  - Night of Museums and Galleries Plovdiv 2017 - PLOVEDIV Gallery, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

2017 - Revolv Collective: Archives as Medium - Four Corners Gallery, London, UK

2017 - Fragments Sticks Gallery, Gosport, UK

2017 - In Motion by Prototype - Societe General Express Bank, Sofia, Bulgaria

2017 - Ginnel Foto Fest Ipswich, UK

2017 - Photograd First Birthday Exhibition - University of Suffolk, Ipswich, UK

2016 - Uncertain States / Emergence - Photomonth London 2016 - Mile End Art Pavilion, London, UK

2016 - King's Theatre Residency Exhibition - Portsmouth, UK

2016 - Pingyao International Photography Festival - Pingyao, China

2016 - Brighton Photo Fringe 2016 - Brighton, UK

2016 - Aspex Platform Graduate Award 2016 Exhibition - Portsmouth, UK


Bibliography


Print media

2018 - Becoming The Other by Æther, Stuttgart, Germany 

2018 - Wotisart? #16 magazine, England

2018 - Niglo zine issue 2, Strasbourg, France 

2018 - Lovech News Glas, Lovech, Bulgaria 

2018 - Incandescent zine issue 13, Oregon, USA

2017 - Transition exhibition catalogue, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

2017 - Revolv Collective: Archives as Medium exhibition catalogue, London, UK

2017 - ФotoArt Magazine, Sofia, Bulgaria


Radio / Television

Bulgarian National Radio ‘‘Horizont’’ 

Bulgarian National Televison ''The Day Starts with Culture'' (English Translation

Bulgarian National Radio ‘’Hristo Botev’’

That’s Solent TV


Website publications


Sofia Press

LovechToday

Semi zine

Photoworks SHOWCASE

Losthenfound

NIGHT 2017

Source Graduate Photography 2017

Prototype SGEB

Fleur and Arbor Magazine

Untitled Collective Online Photography Magazine Issue 2 

Capital Newspaper

The Pupils Sphere

Photograd

Accappella.eu 

Lovech News Glas

Calvert Journal

Photograd Spotlight Photobook

The Old Girls Club



Lectures & Presentations



2018 


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 sponsored 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.


Residencies

2018 - 2019 - LifeBoat Residency & Peer Mentoring Group by Artquest, London, UK

June 2018 - SPACE / LiveArtLocal Artist Residency, Fareham, UK

April 2018 - Temporary Home Artist Residency, London, UK 

July 2016 - King's Theatre Artist Residency, Portsmouth, UK 


Instagram Takeovers

Metro Imaging

Ffotogalleryplatform

Photograd

Spectrum

Using Format