Dimitar Yaranov

Date/Place of  birth: 11.10.1964, Sofia

Education:

1991  -  graduated from the National Academy of Fine Arts, Sofia, MA in painting

One-man Shows:

  1. 2011 – Incorrect Realism-BULART Gallery,Varna2008 –DOCUMENT(ary indent)IFICATION- The National Gallery  of Macedonia-along with Gordon Carter and Elena Panayotova
  2. 2002  – 100 Million Bulgarians – Project, National Palace of Culture  -Subway, Sofia, , curator Ruen Ruenov
  3. 2000  – Freaky Realism, , XXL Gallery, Sofia
  4. 1998  – Joking and in Earnest, Ave Gallery, Sofia (along with Elena Panayotova);
  5. 1999 – Painting – Objects, Ted Gallery, Varna
  6. 1995  – In Memory of the Poet, Art 36 Gallery , Sofia
  7. 1993  – Animaux Eternels, Claud Andre Gallery, Brussels
  8. 1991  – Homo Absentis & Ignes Umbrae, Art 36 Gallery, Sofia (along with Filip Popov)
  9. 1990  – Silhouettes of fear, National library, Sofia

Selected Group Shows:

  1. 2012-XXL GGROUP’,,New Painting” YUZINA GALLERY,Sofia
  2. 2010-XXL GROUP,,Reminiscences of the 1990’S,Sofia City Art Gallery
  3. 2008 – -Short Distance-, national painting exhibition, Shipka 6 Gallery, Sofia -THE SELF-PORTRAIT , The visible image and the hidden meaning, Sofia City Art Gallery
  4. 2007  –Strategies in the context of the childhood, Shipka 6 gallery, Sofia – Traffic, – national painting exhibition, Shipka 6 Gallery, Sofia Section 13, Shipka 6 Gallery, Sofia
  5. 2006 – PLASTIC/CONSEPTUAL,- contemporary bulgarian painting-Sofia, Bulgaria UBA gallery; Warszawa, Vroslav, Poland; Trier, Germany; Wien, Innsbuck, Austria; Praga ,Czech Republic; Bratislava, Slovakia; Utreht,Holland; – City stories, – SGHG- City Art Gallery; Sofia,Bulgaria, curator Maria Vasileva -INNER CONSCIENCE, –City Art Gallery ;Varna ,Bulgaria curator Maria Vasileva
  6. 2005 – Donumenta-Regensburg-Germany, Supporting sistems-Sliven-Bulgaria, curator Svilen Stefanov
  7. 2004  – Social / Poetical Reality, Shipka Gallery, Sofia -Iwano project VI, Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro – First Biennial of Contemporary Art, Shumen, Dream come True,Basement Wien, Seven wonders-Seven sins,Cultural Center TOCHKA,Skopje,Macedonia
  8. 2003  – 10 x 5 x 3, national painting exhibition, Shipka Gallery, Sofia -SOHO in Ottakring, international arts festival, Vienna, Austria
  9. 2002  – Bulgarian Painting after 1989, National Palace of Culture, Sofia – Bulgarian Landscape as Metaphor, XXL Gallery, Sofia, curator  David D’Agostino and Svilen Stefanov
  10. 2001  – New Radical Practices – 4, curator Svilen Stefanov, XXL Gallery, Sofia
  11. 2000  – AC/DC, curator Svilen Stefanov, XXL Gallery, Sofia 1999  – Sofia Underground – 3, curator Ruen Ruenov, NPC -New Bulgarian Painting-2,XXL Gallery,Sofia, curator Houben Cherkelov
  12. 1997  – The Drawing of the 90’s, curator Ruen Ruenov, XXL Gallery, Sofia; Process – Space Festival, Balchik
  13. 1996   -SAFETY PIN/FIBULA, XXL Gallery,Sofia, curators Elena Panayotova,Dimitar Grozdanov,Boris Klimentiev 1993  – An Idea of Bulgarian Painting, curator Ruen Ruenov, Ata-Ray Gallery-Sofia-Bulgaria
Simpoziums-international: Split ,Croatia  -MAESTRAL-2002 Galichnik –Macedonia -2003 Skopje- -2006 2006 art recident in Oberpfalzer Kunstlerhaus Schwandorf ,Germany