Koljo Mishev

Koljo Mishev was born in 1960, in Strumica, North Macedonia.

He graduated the Arts Academy in Skopje, North Macedonia majoring in painting – 1986.

Individual exhibitions:

2011 – Plovdiv, “George Papazov” Gallery
2010 – Plovdiv, “Trakart” Gallery
2009 – Sevlievo – “Vidima” Gallery
2008 – Plovdiv, National Autumn Exhibitions
2007 – Sofia, “Krug +” Gallery
2006 – Sofia, Art Alley Gallery
2002 – Sofia, Astri Gallery
2001 – Sofia, “Art 36” Gallery
2000 – Plovdiv, National Autumn Exhibitions
– “Taksim Tepe” Gallery, Plovdiv
– Club “Nylona”, Plovdiv
1999 – Plovdiv, “Argo” Gallery
1998 – Plovdiv, “Gama” Gallery
– Strumica, City Art Gallery
1995 – Plovdiv, Balabanov House
1994 – Skopje, Art Gallery
1991 – Skopje, Writers’ Club
1989 – Skopje, Writers’ Club
1987 – Maribor, Amadeus Club

Selected participations in curatorial projects, international and group exhibitions:

2019 – International Mosaic Exhibition “Balkan Bridges”, Plovdiv Hall, Union of Plovdiv Artists
2019 – Veliko Tarnovo, Plovdiv, Sofia – Curatorial Project “Minimalism BG”
2008 – Salon D’Automne du Grand Palais de Paris a` Sarria (Galicia)
2007 – Sofia, Mtel awards for contemporary Bulgarian art
2004 – Varna, “City Art Gallery” – “Varna Summer”
– Dobrich, “City Art Gallery” – “Beyond paper”
2003 – Sofia, “Shipka 6” – “10x5x3”
2002 – Sofia, Art Salon – “Bulgarian painting after 1989.”
1997 – Ljubljana, City Gallery – “12 contemporary Macedonian artists”
– London, “Riverside Studio” – “Aspects of Contemporary Macedonian Art”
1996 – Rome, Palazzo Rospoli – “Aspects of Contemporary Macedonian Art”
– Skopje, Art Gallery – “Mediterranean influence on
Macedonian painting and textiles”
– New York, United Nations – “Macedonian Youth Week”
– Plovdiv, “Document Man” – Contemporary Art Week
– Sofia, First International Triennial of Painting
1995 – Skopje, Museum of Contemporary Art – “Modern Macedonian Art”
1994 – Skopje, Art Gallery – “Winter Salon”
– Strasbourg – “Macedonian Youth Days”
– Balchik, “Process-Space”
1993 – Skopje, Art Gallery – “Winter Salon”
– Skopje, Museum of Contemporary Art – “5th Biennale of Young Artists”
1992 – Skopje, Art Gallery – “Winter Salon”
1991 – Zagreb, “Yugoslav Drawing”
– Skopje, Museum of Contemporary Art – “Biennale of Young Artists”

His works are owned by the Museum of Contemporary Art in Skopje, North Macedonia, National Gallery – Skopje, City Art Gallery – Plovdiv
and many private collections in Bulgaria, North Macedonia and around the world.

His areas of professional interest are painting, sculpture, mosaic