Ivan Ninov (1946)

Expectation, 1988 Mixed technique; 57.5 x 32 cm

Ivan Ninov was born on August 19, 1946 in Tsonevo village, near Varna town. In 1966 he graduated from the School of Fine Arts in Sofia. In 1969 he took part in young artists’ and group exhibitions and his first solo exhibition was set up in 1972. He has won numerous national and international prizes. He uses etching, drypoint and lithography. He also worked as an illustrator. Ninov’s graphic language stands out with its curtness, while his artistic explorations have led him to experiments with abstract forms and their rhythm, color and structure.