Dolores Dilova

Dolores Dilova was born in 1960 in Pleven. At the age of seven, she received an award at a competition for children’s drawing in Italy, with Henry Moore as the jury chairman.

Dolores Dilova graduated in Painting from the National Academy of Art (Class of Prof. Ivan Kirkov).

She has had more than 20 solo exhibitions in Bulgaria, France, USA, Italy, Germany, Russia, UK, China, etc. and participated in multiple group exhibitions in Europe and USA.

Dolores has won many awards, to name a few: First award in “Young Artist” competition (1987), award at “The Man and the Sea” competition (1988), Grand Prix Award of UBA at the Biennial of Small Form (2008), Grand prize for painting at the biennial “Friends of the Sea”, Burgas (2014).

Works of Dolores Dilova are in the possession of the Bulgarian National Art Gallery and many galleries around the country, as well as several private galleries and collections in France, UK, Italy, Germany, Japan, Israel, USA, Spain, Austria, Greece, Turkey, Hungary, Cyprus, Switzerland, etc.