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Sten Leon
Artist | Professional | Other

Born: Kiril Kirilov Tsvetanov
Asenovgrad, Bulgaria, Europe
Known for Diverse fields of the arts and sciences, encyclopaedist, bulgarian artist, writer, sculptor, painter, iconographer, journalist, photographer, actor and biologist.

Notable work
Metamorphosis, Exit, Parable for life, The south wind, Comforter In Time

Writers genres: Fiction, Science Fiction, popular science literature, Lyrics, Treatise
Picturesque genres: Realism, Surrealism, Impressionism, Modernism, Expressionism, Illustration, Sharjah, Heraldry

Sten Leon (Latin: Sten Hedon Leon) (9 may) is encyclopedic Bulgarian artist era XX - XXIc.

Sten Leon - STEN LEON (nickname of Kiril Tsvetanov Kirilov) is Bulgarian artist, sculptor, painter, writer, journalist, photographer, actor and biologist.

1 Expose
2 Prizes
3 Chronicle for creativity Sten Leon in Bulgaria
4 Contacts
5 Websites

Even before graduation Sten Leon took part in major exhibitions around the world for the presentation of Bulgarian art in Greece, Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Netherlands, Canada, USA and Japan. Release has solo exhibitions in Thessaloniki, Alexandroupolis, Vienna, Salzburg, Madrid, Barcelona, Zaragoza, Rome, Florence, Venice, San Marino, Leipzig, Zwickau, Paris, London, Amsterdam, Washington, Tokyo, Shanghai and others.
1994. completed qualification course "Bronze sculpture" at the famous sculptor Spas Kirichev. Graduated School of icon painting "St. April Luke " in the city Thessaloniki, Greece. Champion in the class of prof. Vladimir Nidzadze (Georgia) (practice - church "Agios Georgios" town Pallini, Kassandra peninsula, Halkidiki). 2000. defended with honors Master's degree in art in "Church Slavonic iconography and ancient fresco" and acquire professional qualifications "painter-painter" and "artist-restorer".
He works in painting (oil on canvas, tempera, acrylic, pastel and ink), fluent in different styles - realism, surrealism, expressionism, impressionism, modernism and others. Known as a master of portrait, cartoon, landscape, still life and others. Most (over 5000 pcs.) Works there in the graph (dry needle, illustration, drawing). Excels in applied art (monastery and church frescoes, stone reliefs, kinetics of natural forms, etc.) In his own projects (2010.) are made fountains, monumental sculpture of a knight, ornaments, etc. That adorn the palace complex The Castle "In Love with the Wind", v. Ravadinovo, town Sozopol.
Has won numerous prestigious awards for visual arts - painting, iconography, restoration, graphics, pastel, bronze sculpture and more. The highest call are from Thessaloniki, Madrid, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Paris, Rome, London and Tokyo.
His paintings are owned by the National Art Gallery of Bulgaria, Sofia City Art Gallery, prestigious galleries in Pazardzhik, Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas. His paintings have been exhibited in many major galleries around the world, including "Cosmopolitan" in New York, National Library in Washington, Tokyo and Paris, public and private collections at home and abroad.
His art works are purchased by a museums, banks, hospitals, government agencies (Rest basis of General Prosecutor, Chigov Chark, town Batak is entirely his works - 70 pcs.), Government institutions (exposures of 120 pcs. color graphics are located in the Library of Congress in Washington, USA), attractions (church and gallery in a castle "in love with the Wind", Sozopol). Celebrities-connoisseurs (Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha buys at auction 10 of his paintings in Madrid in 1995.) And private collectors around the world have works of Sten Leon.

1989. I prize in a competition for young artists in Sofia, Bulgaria.
1990. I prize at an international competition for young painters, Vienna, Austria.
1991. Award for graphics gallery Pascalios, Alexandroupolis, Greece.
1993. I prize gallery Franzis Engels, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
1994. II prize at the International Exhibition in Vienna, Austria.
1994. I prize, gallery Sala Dalmau, Barcelona.
1995. Prize competition for young schedules, Madrid, Spain.
1996. First prize at the joint exhibition in Sofia, Bulgaria.
1997. Honorary prize, Istituto d'Arte Fortonato De Pero, Rovereto, Italy.
1997. Honors, gallery Franzis Engels, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2000. 4 awards - pastel, award for composition - colorful graphics and 1 special prize, gallery SCAI, Tokyo, Japan.
2001. Award of the Center for Contemporary Art, Kitakyushu, Japan.
2002. Prize II-nd gallery Sala Dalmau, Barcelona, Spain.
2002. Honors style gallery Sala Dalmau, Barcelona, Spain.
2003. III prize at the International Competition, Madrid, Spain.
2003. Honorary award "Impressie" gallery Franzis Engels, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2004. Honorary Diploma of the gallery Franzis Engels, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2004. I prize exhibition of UBA, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2005. Author of the Year Art Gallery Le Papillon, Varna, Bulgaria.
2007. II Prize of the Centre d'Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain.
2009. Bearer of the Sword "Romfea" Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
2012. Award "Medusa Aurea" of the Roman Academy of Contemporary Art, Italy.
2013. Honorary Award of the Galerie Georges-Philippe & Nathalie Vallois, Paris, France.
2013. "World Prize of Salvador Dali" of Alliance Salvador Dali International in Paris, France.
2014. International biennial prize of Dell'Arte, Florence, Italy.
2015. Royal won the special award at the gallery Eric Franck Fine Art, London, UK.

Chronicle for creativity Sten Leon in Bulgaria

Kiril Kirilov Tsvetanov was born on 9 May - Europe Day on the town Asenovgrad in family of a senior officer and a mother famous artist.
1989. Place first solo exhibition debut graphics "Fantastic drawings" in "Club of cultural figures", c. Pazardzhik.
1990. He graduated with honors Medal of real school Secondary school "Ivan S. Aksakov", c. Pazardzhik.
1992. Exposed is a permanent exhibition of his graphic (70 pcs.) in the "Rest basis of General Prosecutor", Chigov Chark, town Batak.
1993. With the publication of his first book "About Time" (collection of short stories, 176 pp.) Under a pseudonym Sten Leon began his literary career. Exhibition schedule (40 pcs.) "At the end of the second millennium", dedicated to the Festival of fiction in the Youth House, c. Plovdiv.
1994. Ends at the famous sculptor Spas Kirichev course in art specialty "Bronze sculpture" and becomes qualification "sculptor" . "Space Invasion" - printed is his first novel (204 pp.), Serious request for Bulgarian science fiction.
1995. Out of print books his next two (128 pp. each) - the novel "Deadly Gift" and the collection of stories - "Zone Ago", criminal-mysterious and enigmatic fiction. He was invited to join the "Office of the young writer" at the Union of Bulgarian Writers, c. Sofia.
1996. Place 21 lanes (2x2m) - chamber exhibition "Modern Expressionism" at the University "of Plovdiv", c. Plovdiv.
1997. Oil painting exhibition dedicated to St. St. Cyril and Methodius, vernisazh "Baratz", Ancient Plovdiv. "Summer Time" - exhibition of oil paintings in the "Center for meetings of Saxony-Anhalt", c. Plovdiv.
1998. Received second degree higher education - "Master of Biological Sciences" (defend thesis in anthropology) in PU "of Plovdiv", c. Plovdiv.
1999. Graduated School of reserve officers "Vasil Levski" at the Higher Military Troops School, c. Veliko Tarnovo. Winning photograph "Kiss Leshten" annual award for photography magazine "Mobiklub".
2000. Together with hes mother Snezana Stoicheva graduate in the class of prof. Vladimir Nidzadze (Georgia) High school for iconography "St. apostle Luke" in the city Thessaloniki (practice - church "Agios Georgios", town Pallini, Kassandra peninsula, Halkidiki). They defend with distinction "Master's degree in art" in "Church Slavonic iconography and ancient fresco" and become professional qualifications "iconographer" and "artist-restorer" . Together they paint murals and painted icons of the following locations:
- 2001. God's church "St. George ", v. Musomishte, town Gotse Delchev.
- 2004. Church "St. Petka " v. Medkovets, town Montana.
- 2005. Klisura Monastery "St. St. Cyril and Methodius" and a permanent exhibition of frescoes (27br.) Clinic "Hygeia", Pazardzhik.
- 2006. God's temple "Assumption", c. Vidin.
- 2007. Church "Ascension" with. Yunatsite town. Pazardzhik.
- 2008. Chapel "St. Trinity " v. Musomishte, town Gotse Delchev.
- 2013. Church "St. St. Cyril and Methodius", suburbs "Bottom", town Batak.
2001. He graduated with honors majoring in business consultant to "Institute for Small Business" and "Euro-Business College Fumi Intelect", Monastery Meadows, city Sofia.
2002. In late December, he was admitted to Society of Writers "Dimitar Boyadzhiev", c. Pazardzhik.
2003. He won the award for short story contest of community center "Brothers Miladinovi" and the newspaper "Pulse" - "Winter literary evenings" Vitosha Tulip", c. Sofia.
2007. It included short stories in literary collection "Autumn Rainbow", a publication of the Society of Writers in Pazardzhik.
2008. Was published Dilogy "Comforter In Time" book (336 pp., Hard cover) was published 14 years after the writer's work with equal subsidies of Pazardzhik Municipality and Design studio Leoniel Arts. It consists of two volumes: White Paper "Baptism in the sense", Green Paper "Resurrection blue".
2009. Was invited for Chamberlain writer and iconographer of the Castle "In Love with the Wind" , v. Ravadinovo, town Sozopol.
2010. After 3 years study and research in the field of applied psychology was published popular science his treatise "Theory of flirting - angelic lifestyle" (256 pp., hard cover), and his first collection of poems "ILLUMINATED BY LUCKY STAR" (64 p., hard cover), with equal subsidies of Pazardzhik Municipality and Design studio Leoniel Arts. Place exhibition iconography (50 pcs.) in art-center "Vagabond", c. Pazardzhik.
2012. Place a donation of 6 Baroque icons in the church "St. George", Castle "In Love with the Wind", v. Ravadinovo, town Sozopol.
2014. 7 mural painted (1.5x2m) with cartoon characters in rich, private property, v. Yunatsite, town Pazardzhik.
2015. It was invited for chief iconographer-restorer in the monastery "St. Nicholas the Miracle Worker" , Arbanasi town, c. Veliko Tarnovo. There work original murals by the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel.

Mobile. phone: +359 885 05 07 05
Skype: stenleon


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