Under the patronage of Mrs. Margarita Popova Vice President of the Republic of Bulgaria.
The exhibition ArtExtreme has been launched in 2008. It monumentally defines and shows in visual form inner emotions, conditions, and experiences in different spatial circles. ArtExtreme models are the young stars of the world of ballet – laureates and participants of the International Ballet Competition (IBC) in Varna. The edition of ArtExtreme 15 is a multi-genre exhibition – a wholly cultural product, composited of contemporary forms of the visual art – film, trailer, an innovative exhibition, museum in the exhibition (joined ethnographic section), creative and fan zone and online media. It involves in a synergetic cooperation the editions of ArtExtreme 2012 and 2014.
ArtExtreme 15 is dedicated to the power of the Bulgarian spirit, embodied in the works by the notable sculptor of Varna Kiril Shivarov, who has proved the monumental traditions in the Bulgarian art and made a synthesis between sculpture and architecture in Varna. It is a living relation, portal and return to the mystical world of the ancestors. An experience of contemporary forms in an environment which carries the united, mutual memory of Bulgaria and is enriched with authenticity in music, the traditional ethnographic costume of Avren (Varna, Bulgaria) combined with the Bulgarian embroidery and its ornamental characteristics.
ANDARI – ANatoliy Radev and DARIa Vasileva
ANDARI are curators and consultants of visual art. Creators of the Center for visual culture ArtExtreme that support the creative process and development through informal education and social innovations. Specialized in visual communications. They are co-organizers of the traditional National Historic Conference “Bulgaria in world history and civilizations – spirit and culture” (Varna, Bulgaria). They are co-founders of the first section for photojournalists and video operators of the Union of Journalists in Bulgaria „Podkrepa“ – a member of the International Federation of Journalists in Brussels.
ANDARI organize and support public campaigns which contribute to the development and enrichment of the cultural heritage of Bulgaria and make known the achievements of the Bulgarian civilization in the world culture and help facilitate the development of the intercultural exchange and dialogue..