BIOGRAPHY

Anelia Pashova – APASH

Education

2003 / 2008 – pupil at the Tzanko Lavrenov Secondary School for Fine Arts Plovdiv, major “fresco” 2008 / 2012 – student at the National Academy of Arts Sofia, bachelor degree major “book and print graphics” 2013 / 2015 – student at the National Academy of Arts Sofia, master degree major “illustration”

Participation in exhibitions, competitions and awards

2008 – Second place in National competition for drawing, Sofia, Bulgaria 2010 – Exhibition “After the Ice” National Academy of Arts, Sofia, Bulgaria 2010 – Exhibition “Art is life” National Academy of Arts, Sofia, Bulgaria 2010 – Exhibition – protest ”Creative energy” National Academy of Arts, Sofia, Bulgaria 2012 – Third place in the competition to design a new package of DUREX, Sofia,Bulgaria 2012 – Publication in National Geographic magazine, Bulgaria 2013 – Exhibition “Illustration”, National Library, Sofia,Bulgaria 2013 – Solo exhibition of drawings at the National Museum of Natural History, science illustration, Sofia, Bulgaria 2014 – First place in T-shirt design competition, Open Days, Sofia, Bulgaria 2015 – Solo exhibition “Dogs business” in Bar Up, Sofia, Bulgaria 2015 – Participation in the exhibition “The TOTE”, SOHO, Surfrider Foundation, Sofia, Bulgaria 2015 – First place in shoe design competition for Vans, Kapana Fest, Plovdiv, Bulgaria 2015 – Participation in graphic workshop in Peshna, Macedonia 2015 – Exhibition “The big returning”, science illustration, Sofia, Bulgaria 2016 – Participation in workshop “Human Rights education, art and creativity”, Torino di Sangro, Italy 2016 – Exhibition “Festival of Bulgarian art“, Bratislava, Slovakia 2018- Exhibition “Birds in Europe”, DAFNI, Regional History Museum, Sofia 2020 – Exhibition “LOOK! The isolation”,  Credo Bonum Gallery, Sofia

Projects and experience

2013 / 2015 – working as an illustrator for Easyart Foundation Bulgaria 2015 – Manages atelier calligraphy during BG Festival in Paris, France 2015 –  illustrator for „Take me home” foundation, Sofia, Bulgaria 2015 – working as an illustrator for the advertising agency Noble Graphics, Sofia, Bulgaria 2015 – working as an illustrator for Lettersoup, Berlin, Germany 2013 / 2016 – Graphic design and illustrations for magazinche.com 2017 – Youth inclusion and participation through green areas / Erasmus+KA1 – Youth Exchange / Torino di Sangro, Italy 2016 / 2019 – Member of Society of Animals, Florists and Scientific Illustrators 2019 / 2020 –Illustrator for  ROLDA Foundation, Romania 2019 / 2020 – Illustrator for  Four Paws, Bulgaria

Books and publications

2015 – “Lori’s time”-self published 2015 – “The incredible stories of the treasures of Bulgaria”, Easyart Foundation 2017 – “Dog’s Business” ,  Tochitsa Publishing House 2018 – “Children’s letters to God“, Omophor Publishing House