Categories

Visual art, Light sculpture, Site-Specific installation, Interactive objects, Contemporary, Figurative, Neon

Stefan Yordanov

(1972, Sofia, Bulgaria)

Biography

Stefan Yordanov is a third generation visual artist. He says he is often deep in thought about human and animal states of life in all their transformations or transmutations. There is energy in life and in death.
His inspiration comes from the classic theme, the dualism of body and mind.

Education & Residencies

1995 – 1997 | Academie voor Beeldende Vorming in Amsterdam, Netherlands

1994 – 1996 | Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Netherlands

1990 – 1994 | Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, Netherlands

1986 – 1990 | School of Fine Art Ilia Petrov in Sofie, Bulgaria

Grants

2013 | Community art project Art Flags United, Amsterdam West

2011 | Community art project Art Flags United, Amsterdam Art Fund

2006 | Grant Etiquette, Erasmus & Europe from Amsterdam Art Fund

1996 | Grant for installation at OBA from Amsterdam Art Fund

Exhibitions

2019 | Affordable Art Fair in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

2018 | Duo Show at Kersgallery in Amsterdam, Netherlands

2018 |  Context Fair at Art Miami, USA

2017 | North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam, Netherlands

2015 | Amsterdam Light Festival, Netherlands

2015 | De Kersentuin at KunstRAI in Amsterdam, Netherlands

2014 | ‘Camouflage Bodies’ at Raiko Alexiev Galery in Sofia, Bulgaria

 

 

Collections

  • Project Management Bureau Amsterdam

Publications

2018 | Interview – if then is now

2015 | Interview – VICE