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Pavel Nikolov



Germany (Deutschland)
+491734693216

pavelnikolovnikolov.artists.de

category: Painting
technique: Oilpainting
Style: Abstract


Bio / Resumee / Statement:
Recognized as\\\"...one of the most consequential contemporary Eastern European artists.\\\" (Plovdiv Weekly), Bulgarian painter Pavel Nikolov has worked in the medias of etching, oil, illustration, heraldy and applied arts for the past forty years.

From 1978 to 2007, Mr. Nikolov has had over twenty solo exhibitions in national and private art galleries and museum in Europe and United States. Some of his pieces can be found in the Museum for Contemporary Art in Cairo (Egypt), Institute for the Arts in Sisily (Italy), International Permanent Exposition of the International Krakow Print Biennale (Poland), Bulgarian National Museum of Art, as well as numerous private collections in Poland, Hungary, Italy, Spain, England, Germany, Holland, Norway and the United States.

Participation in numerous Biennales including The 1984 International Krakow Print Biennale (Poland), The 1985 International Leipzig Biennale (Germnany), The 1988 Barcelona Biennale (Spain), The 1989 International Biella Print Biennale (Italy), and The 1987 Biennale Poznan (Poland). Awards include The 1984 International Krakow Print Biennale Etching Award (Poland), The 1985 Plovdiv Best Contemporary Artist in the area of Etching (Bulgaria), The 1987 Bulgarian National Art Poster Award (Bulgaria), The 1988 Critics Award at The International Biella Print Biennale (Italy).

A certified sppecialist in the area of heraldy, Mr. Nikolov created the National emblems of the cities of Rakovski, Simeonovgrad and Plovdiv. Mr. Nikolov holds both Bachelor\\\'s and Master\\\'s degrees from the Bulgarian National Academy for Fine Arts Nikolai Pavlovich in Sofia. Currently, he lives and works in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.



Activities:
Solo exhibitions:
- International Bulgarian Biannual Art Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria (etching, illustration) – 1978, 1984
- Solo exhibition, Sofia National Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria (etching) – 1978, 1980, 1983, 1985
- Solo exhibition, Plovdiv National Gallery, Plovdiv, Bulgaria (oil) – 1988, 1989
- Solo exhibition, Ancient Plovdiv Annual Festival of the Visual Arts (oil) – 1993, 2002
- Solo exhibition, Pleven National Gallery, Pleven, Bulgaria (oil) – 1994, 2000
- Solo exhibition, Varna National Gallery, Varna, Bulgaria (oil) – 1997, 2002
- Solo exhibition, The Sketch Box Gallery, Little Rock, Arkansas (etching) - 1998
- Solo exhibition, Romfea Art Gallery, Plovdiv, Bulgaria (oil, pastel) – 1999, 2005, 2007
Resident artist in Biennales:
- International Leipzig Biennale, Germany (etching) – 1985
- International Krakow Print Biennale, Poland (etching) – 1984
- Biennale Poznan, Poznan, Poland (etching) – 1987
- International Barcelona Biennale, Spain (etching) – 1988
- International Biella Print Biennale, Italy (etching) – 1989
Collective exhibitions:
- Annual Bulgarian National Art Exhibition, Sofia, Bulgaria, juried, (etching, oil) – 1972-2000
- Annual Bulgarian National Art Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria, juried, (etching) – 1975-1992
- Annual Bulgarian National Art Exhibition, Pleven, Bulgaria, juried, (etching) – 1976-1985
- Annual Bulgarian National Art Exhibition, Burgas, Bulgaria, juried, (etching) – 1981-1985
- Annual European Presentation of the Bulgarian Arts, juried, Czech Republic (etching) – 1983
- Annual European Presentation of the Bulgarian Arts, juried, Russia (etching) – 1985
- Annual European Presentation of the Bulgarian Arts, juried, Italy (etching) – 1988
- Annual European Presentation of the Bulgarian Arts, juried, England (etching) – 1989
- Annual European Presentation of the Bulgarian Arts, juried, Belgium (etching) – 1990
Works in institutional collections
- Museum for Contemporary Art in Cairo (Egypt)
- Institute for the Arts in Catania, Sicily (Italy)
- International Permanent Exposition of the International Krakow Print Biennale (Poland)
- Bulgarian National Gallery at the Bulgarian National Art Museum, Sofia, Bulgaria
Works in private collections:
Private collections in Poland, Hungary, Italy, Spain, England, Germany, Holland, Norway and the United States
Awards, scholarships and grants:
- Bulgarian National Academy for Fine Arts Nikolai Pavlovich Full Merit-Based Scholarship – 1970-1974
- Bulgarian National Academy for Fine Arts Nikolai Pavlovich Full Merit-Based Scholarship – 1974-1976
- International Krakow Print Biennale Etching Award - 1984
- Plovdiv Best Contemporary Artist in the area of Etching, Plovdiv, Bulgaria – 1985
- Bulgarian National Art Poster Award, Sofia, Bulgaria – 1987
- Critics Award at the International Biella Print Biennale, Italy - 1989
- First Place in the National Portrait Competition in the Memory of the Birth of Vassil Levsky - 1990
Heraldry competitions:
- Plovdiv City Emblem – 1990
- Rakovski City Emblem – 1992
- Simeonovgrad Emblem - 1987


Bird landing
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
55 x 48 cm
1999
Price: 1.000 Euro
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Biblical Scene
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
100 x 70 cm
2000
Price: 1.500 Euro
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Beach
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
100 x 70 cm
2001
Price: 1.300 Euro
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Window II
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
70 x 50 cm
2008
Price: 650 Euro
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Window I
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
70 x 50 cm
2008
Price: 650 Euro
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Garden
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
73 x 59 cm
1995
Price: 600 Euro
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Easter
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
55 x 46 cm
2001
Price: 800 Euro
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Duet III
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
50 x 45 cm
2007
Price: 700 Euro
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Duet II
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
56 x 46 cm
2007
Price: 700 Euro
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Duet I
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
56 x 46 cm
2007
Price: 700 Euro
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Drugs
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
70 x 50 cm
2003
Price: 1.200 Euro
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Concert
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
102 x 50 cm
1998
Price: 1.000 Euro
more information

Bird landing
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
55 x 48 cm
1999
Price: 600 Euro
more information

Biblical Scene
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
100 x 70 cm
2001
Price: 900 Euro
more information

Beach
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
100 x 70 cm
2001
Price: 800 Euro
more information

Balad
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
60 x 50 cm
1999
Price: 1.000 Euro
more information

Book Illustration - (prose) Haidutin VII
portfolio: illustration
Print

10 x 10 cm
1980
not for sale
more information

Book Illustration - (prose) Haidutin, III
portfolio: illustration
Painting
Oilpainting
10 x 10 cm
1980
not for sale
more information

Book Illustration - (prose) Haidutin, I
portfolio: illustration
Print

10 x 10 cm
1980
not for sale
more information

Book Illustration - (poetry) City Noises, IV
portfolio: illustration
Painting
Oilpainting
10 x 10 cm
1979
not for sale
more information

Book Illustration - (poetry) Citadella,, III
portfolio: illustration
Print
Copper engraving
10 x 10 cm
1980
not for sale
more information

Training
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
30 x 40 cm
1984
Price: 350 Euro
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Sprint II
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
50 x 60 cm
1987
Price: 500 Euro
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Nest
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
30 x 40 cm
1980
Price: 350 Euro
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Methamorphosis
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
40 x 50 cm
1992
Price: 600 Euro
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Jump
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
50 x 30 cm
1992
Price: 600 Euro
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Fight IV
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
50 x 40 cm
1990
Price: 500 Euro
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Fight III
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
50 x 40 cm
1987
Price: 400 Euro
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Fight II
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
50 x 40 cm
1983
Price: 400 Euro
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Fight I
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
40 x 50 cm
1987
Price: 400 Euro
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Exterior XX
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
40 x 30 cm
1987
Price: 500 Euro
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Self-portrait
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
70 x 50 cm
1988
Price: 600 Euro
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Concert
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
50 x 55 cm
1987
Price: 500 Euro
more information

Flight V
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
40 x 60 cm
1983
Price: 350 Euro
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Sprint I
portfolio: etching
Print
Etching
50 x 70 cm
1987
Price: 400 Euro
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Green Rose
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
50 x 70 cm
2008
Price: 550 Euro
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White Royal
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
60 x 50 cm
2009
Price: 1.300 Euro
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Shadow
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
80 x 63 cm
1997
Price: 700 Euro
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Scream
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
50 x 60 cm
2000
Price: 850 Euro
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Rhythm
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
37 x 32 cm
1999
Price: 1.200 Euro
more information

Bird II
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
60 x 60 cm
1999
Price: 900 Euro
more information

Bird I
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
60 x 60 cm
1999
Price: 900 Euro
more information

Melancholy
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
41 x 41 cm
2005
Price: 400 Euro
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Woman with a bird II
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
60 x 50 cm
2004
Price: 1.200 Euro
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Woman with a bird I
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
62 x 40 cm
2004
Price: 1.200 Euro
more information

Woman with an umbrella
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
50 x 45 cm
2003
Price: 800 Euro
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The Big Catch
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
50 x 60 cm
2000
Price: 1.000 Euro
more information

Colour Dreams
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
37 x 32 cm
2000
Price: 700 Euro
more information

Balad
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
60 x 50 cm
1999
Price: 500 Euro
more information

Amnesia II
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
50 x 70 cm
2002
Price: 900 Euro
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Amnesia I
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
50 x 70 cm
2008
Price: 900 Euro
more information

Act
portfolio: oil
Painting
Oilpainting
60 x 50 cm
2002
Price: 1.000 Euro
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