Born in Sofia, Bulgaria

 

Qualification

Mag.art.

 

Education

2016 Diploma with Academy Award nomination by Prof. Anna Viebrock

2012-2016 Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Masterclass for Scenography by Prof. Erich Wonder, Nicole Timm and Anna Viebrock (AT)

2012 University of Vienna, Guest student, Theatre, Film and Media Studies (AT)

2011 State Academy of Fine Arts Stuttgart, Guest student, Stage and Costume Design by Prof. Martin Zehetgruber (DE)

2008-2011 State Academy of Fine Arts Stuttgart, Architecture (DE)

2008 High school diploma, 91 "Prof. Konstantin Galabov" German Language High School, Sofia (BG)

 

Set and Costume design

2020 Costume design "Heidi", /in producion/ dir: Iva Ivanova and Sachiko Hara; Zurich (CH)

2019 Costume design  "Hamburg- Salon in Osaka", dir: Sachiko Hara, Osaka (JP)

2019 Costume design "Der Reisende", dir: Manon Pfrunder; Schauspielhaus Zürich (CH)

2018 Set and Costume design "BADABUM", dir: Bobby M.Klein; Berlin (DE)

2017 Costume design "D-minor", dir: Sophie Renier; Wuzhen Theatre Festival, Wuzhen (CN)

2017 Set design "Die Frauen der Constantia – Emanzipation, Moderne und Nationalismus",  /in production/ dir: Bettina Henkel; Vienna (AT)

2017 Costume design "FremdKörper - The social life of strange", dir: Ulduz Ahmadzadeh;Vienna (AT)

2016 Costume design "Ideal Paradise", dir: Claudia Bosse; Vienna (AT)

2013 Set design "Eisprung mit Papa", dir: Paul Ploberger; Vienna (AT)

 

Performance

2020 "Heidi", /in production/  dir: Sachiko Hara and Iva Ivanova; Zurich (CH)

2018 “Export”, art direction: Iva Ivanova, Vienna (AT)

2017 "Export", art direction: Iva Ivanova, Shanghai (CN)

2016 "Echotecture", co-production Klangforum Wien, Vienna (AT)

2015 "KILL WILL", art direction: Iva Ivanova, Vienna (AT)

2014 "WILL WILL"  group show;  Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (AT)

 

Movies

2014 "20/08/2013", art direction: Geraldine Massing, Iva Ivanova, Marie Klein and Sarah Binder; Vienna (AT)

 

Assistance in Theatre and Film

2018-2020 Costume design assistant at Schauspielhaus Zürich (CH)

2018 Costume design assistant "Hänsel und Gretel", dir: Ene-Liis Semper and Tiit Ojasoo; design: Ene-Liis Semper; Thalia Theater Hamburg (DE)

2017 Costume design assistant "Nathan der Weise", dir: Nikolaus Habjan, design: Denise Heschl; Volkstheater Vienna (AT)

2016 Stage and costume design assistant “Hose Fahrrad Frau”, dir: Holle Münster, design: Thea Hofmann-Axthelm; Volkstheater Vienna (AT)

2012-2014 Costume design assistant for various film and theatre productions; Sofia (BG)

 

Internships

2016 Stage design assistant "Hallelujah (Ein Reservat)", dir: Christoph Marthaler, design: Anna Viebrock; Volksbühne Berlin (DE)

2011 Stage and costume assistant "Nachtblind", dir: Hasko Weber, design: Janina Thiel; Staatstheater Stuttgart (DE) 

 

Artist-in-Residence

2017 Swatch Art Peace Hotel (6 months); Shanghai (CN)

 

Exhibitions

2017 "Bobby the blue dog", Open Studio, Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai (CN)

2016 "Die Oma meines Bruders", Diploma exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (AT)

2014 "Sehen und sagen", Hotel Le Meridien, group show; Scenography class of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (AT)

2010 "Der Tiger von Venedig", Architecture Biennale Venice, Austrian pavilion, group show; ABK Stuttgart; Venice (IT)


Publications

2020 "Der Streik", rehearsal drawings published by Schauspielhaus Zurich, (CH)
2017 "Flip me down", self -published artist book, Shanghai (CN)

 

Scholarships

2016 Scholarship for doing an internship abroad, European Union Erasmus (4 months in Berlin)

2016 Advancement scholarship ("Die Oma meines Bruders") from Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy