My name is Galia Mincheva Chuntova-Dimitrova. I was born live in Sofia, Bulgaria. I started my studies at the National Highschool for Applied Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria. After that I went on to graduate from the Nikolai Pavlovich National Academy for Fine Arts in Sofia, specialty Textile, thus earning the degree of M.A. My activity as artist and decorator dates back to 1984.

STAND ALONE EXHIBITIONS:

1989 The Magic World of Serigraphy, Central Exhibition Hall of the Ministry of Tourism, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2004 - Whims, Dreams and Collages in Kozhuharov Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2009 - Windows to Patience, Savouring Serigraphy in ASTRI Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2011 - The Purring of Spring, Serigraphy and ceramics. Joint exhibition with Kunka Dimitrova in GRITA Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2013 - Serigraphy, painting and potty pottery. Joint exhibition with Kunka Dimitrova and Todor Dimitrov in Bulgaria Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2013 - Intersection. Serigraphy with Mila Moussakova and Silviya Dumanova in BCI London.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

1989 - Paintings. District Gallery of Fine Art, Yambol, Bulgaria.
1991 - The Art of the Nude in Central Exhibition Hall of the Union of Bulgarian Artists - Shpka 6, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2002 - The Language of Textile. To honour the memory of Marin Varbanov (1932 - 1989) in Central Exhibition Hall of the Union of Bulgarian Artists - Shpka 6, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2007 - Group 91 and Friends in ALTERA Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2004 / 2013 - Format 30/30 in ASTRI Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2011 / 2013 - Carnival in GRITA Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2011 and 2012 - Up to 20/20 in GRITA Gallery of Fine Art, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Galia is a member of the Union of Bulgarian Artists, Textile Section.

Galia is also active in publishing. She has her own columm in IDEAL HOME (IDEALEN DOM) and DECOR, a magazine for design and interior decoration. Not being able to limit herself to the written word, she also takes part in the styling of the separate issues.

 

 

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