Anastasiya Tonkova

Born on 16.12.1983 in Veliko Tarnovo,
Bulgaria

Education

October 2008 – July 2008 Post-graduate qualification / Masters´ degree/
Munich Fine Arts Academy, Germany
Speciality  : Art therapy in Prof. Dr Gertraut Schottenloher ´s class
October  2006- July 2008
Scholarship student at German Academic Exchange Service/ DAAD - Deutsche Akademische Austauschdienst/
October 2002- June 2006 Higher Education
Veliko Tarnovo University „St. Cyril and St.Methodius“ - Faculty of Fine Arts, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
2006 Bachelor´s Degree in the following specialities:
Fine Arts  - Mural painting at Prof. Oleg Gochev´s and A/P Boris Zhechev´s   classes
Voluntary discipline - Pedagogics of Fine Arts
„Emiliyan Stanev” Secondary School, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, speciality – Fine Arts

Private Exhibitions

2011 "Wanderbilder" in Space2Be, Augsburg, Germany
2011 "Achtung:Mensch!" Mobile Gallery Frischkunst,Augsburg, Germany
2010 „Four angle of view“ Mobile Gallery Frischkunst, Augsburg, Germany
2008 „Quadratic“ -  Scopie Public Museum, Scopie , Macedonia
2002 „Experiments“ – Veliko Tarnovo Picture Gallery, Bulgaria

Mutual Exhibitions

2010 „Schotland Isn`t Italy!!!“ exhibition 2 years Frischkunst, Augsburg, Deutschland
2010 Yearly  exhibition of the Veliko Tarnovo artists, Veliko Tarnovo Picture Gallery, Bulgaria
2009 “Without a Frame” -  an exhibition of the Veliko Tarnovo artists, under the aegis of Rotary Club
2009 „ ... not all the ways lead to Rome” – an exhibition under the aegis of “The Long Night of Arts”, Art Therapy Studio Frisсh Kuns, Augsburg, Germany
2009 „Quadratic“ Anastasiya Tonkova / Art of paining/ and “Pedestals” Venko Tonkov / sculpture/ , Veliko Tarnovo Picture Gallery, Bulgaria
1999 „Plus“ Anastasiya Tonkova / Art of paining/ and Venko Tonkov / sculpture/ - private gallery “Spektar”, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Bienalle Participation

2009 International Humor and Satire Biennale, Gabrovo, Bulgaria
2007 International Humor and Satire Biennale, Gabrovo, Bulgaria
2005 International Student Biennale, State Museum, Scopie , Macedonia
2005 Endowment works for the Humor and Satire Fund, Gabrovo, Bulgaria

Pleinairs  and Summer Academies

August 2009 Summer Academy with the participation of Prof. Bernhadt Holemann Burg Feistritz, Feistritz am Wechsel,  Austria
This participation was made possible with the support of the Lions Club scholarship, Baden - Helenental, Austria
August 2007 Summer Academy with the participation of Prof. Bernhadt Holemann Burg Feistritz, Feistritz am Wechsel,  Austria
This participation was made possible with the support of the Lions Club scholarship, Baden - Helenental, Austria
September 2006 6th International Pleinair Graphics and Paintings – Tokmakli, Bulgaria
September 2005 Multinational Art Colony „St. Joakim Osogovski” – Kriva Palanka, Macedonia
September 2004 First National Female Pleinair – Briz Hotel, Golden Sands, Bulgaria

Projects

April 2008 „Was fand ich im grünen Bereich“  - a mutual art-therapeutical project, with the participation of the Fine Arts Academy students ( Munich, Germany) and Alexianer Psychic Clinic (Münster, Germany)

Awards

2007 Lions Club Baden – Helenental (Austria) Young Talent Award, from the International Humor and Satire Biennale, Gabrovo, Bulgaria
2006 The Japanese businessman and Maecenas Hiroshi Harada´s financial award, due to the realization of a mural painting in „Emiliyan Stanev” Secondary School, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
2005 Winner of the Annual Arts Scholarship, founded by Mr. Itschko Lozev and the Faculty of Fine Arts  - Veliko Tarnovo University „St. Cyril and St.Methodius“ , Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
2005 Fine Arts Faculty Award- Speciality Mural Painting / Annual Students Exhibition, Velito Tarnovo, Bulgaria/
2004 Annual Arts Scholarship Nomination adjudged by Mr. Itschko Lozev and the Faculty of Fine Arts  - Veliko Tarnovo University „St. Cyril and St.Methodius“ , Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Realized Mural Paintings

2007 “A look through the window” 3х6,5 m – a wall painting project in an Elderly Nursing Home at Oberschleissheim, Germany
2006 „The World of Emiliyan Stanev“ 3х7m - Graduation work, „Emiliyan Stanev” Secondary School, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
2006 „The Route of the Wine” 3х  1/0.60m – Private Household, Voneshta Voda Village, Bulgaria

Publications

2006 Children´s books illustrations, „Maltschugan“ Series, Abagar AD Publishing company, ISBN 10:954 427678-5; ISBN 13: 978-954 427678-2
2008 CD-ROM, Dokumentation to the Projekt „Was fand ich im grünen Bereich?“, 2008,  ISBN 3-930330-180
2010 Works in the book „Erkrankung des Raumes“ Vollmer Koppen ISBN 978-3-8316-0922-2

 

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