Picture of the Year 2014
This recent edition of the nationwide photo contest Picture of The Year – Bulgaria 2014, organized by Canon Bulgaria and supported by the National Art Gallery – Sofia, featured 294 artists and 2751 works. The Jury, comprised of members Ivo Hadzhimishev (chairman), Maxim Minchev, Georgi Lozanov, Gergana Kostadinova, Ivan Kyuranov and Assoc. Prof. Petar Abadzhiev, selected 66 individual photographs and 16 photo-essays to be arranged and displayed in the halls of the National Art Gallery from 4 June 2015. In the Reportage Photography category the Jury has nominated works by Tihomira Metodieva, Borislav Troshev and Ladislav Tsvetkov; in the Photo-Essay category nominated are photos by Dilyana Kiryakova, Sergey Antonov and Nedelcho Hazarbasanov; in the Art Photography category nominated are works by Denis Buchel and Blagoy Kirilov. The winners will be announced at the official launch of the Contest Exhibition at the National Art Gallery Sofia, 1 Al. Battenbeg Sq. on 4 June 2015.