Name: Vessela Nozharova
Date / place of birth: June 20, 1974, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
1992 - graduates the Humanitarian High School "Saint Cyril and Methodius", Blagoevgrad with art profile.
1999 - graduated the National Art Academy for Fine Arts - Sofia, in the course "History of Art" Diploma Paper on the topic "Bulgarian scenography in the 70s and 80s of the twentieth century".
Since 1995 writes in the specialized press on the issues in contemporary Bulgarian art - for "Izkustvo" (Art) magazine, "Kultura" (Culture) newspaper, "Teatur" (Theatre) magazine etc.
Since 1998 maintains a section for operative criticism in the everyday newspapers "Monitor", "Sega", "Standart", "Demokratsia", "Douma", "Kapital" and others.
1998 – 2000 - head of the "Public Relations" department of the Union of Bulgarian Artists. Editor of the monthly informational bulletin of the union for its members.
2001 - January - April - works as director of Irida Gallery, Sofia
2001 - April - October - works in ATA Centre for Contemporary Art
Since October 2001 - works as development manager for Triumviratus Art Group.
Since October 2001 - works as editor of the theater section of www.cult.bg, joint edition with Triumviratus Art Group
April - 1998 - Curated project "After falling asleep - before the dream", ATA Centre, Sofia. Joint project with Desislava Dimova
May - 1999 - Curated project "Personal Topics", part of youth exhibition "Version 1", Union of Bulgarian Artists, Shipka 6 Str, Sofia
January - 2000 - Curated project "Getting close", exhibition halls of the Union of Bulgarian Artists, “Shipka” 6 Str, Sofia, Joint project with Albena Spasova.
July - 2000. Curated project "Emil Popov - Parallelly - Angel Stanev", exhibition halls of the Union of Bulgarian Artists, Shipka 6 Str, Sofia
Compiled the exhibition "Intimately" - Vaska Emanuilova and Stoyan Venev, Irida Gallery
- compiled the artistic travel, exhibition and catalogue - "Layers", Tunis 2000, Irida Gallery
- compiled the catalogue "The Artists of the National Palace of Culture" on the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of the National Palace of Culture
- compiling the catalogue for the painting section of the Sofia City Art Gallery / in preparation /
Works actively as PR specialist for individual artists and institutions.
Language: English - working knowledge