Born in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
 
Education

Master of Fine Arts, 1999, St. St. Cyril and Methodius University, Bulgaria
Subject: Fine Arts, student of Prof. Aleksander Terziev
 
Emilian Stanev High School of Fine Arts, 1994, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
 
Exhibitions-Selected

2017- Small Works - Miniatures by Hampton Roads Artists, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA
2017- Virginia Artist Juried Exhibition, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA- Honorable Mention
2017- Group Shows- Lemon Tree Gallery, Cape Charles, VA
2017- Everyday People- Juried Group Exhibition, Arts Center 319, VA, USA 
2016- Small Works - Miniatures by Hampton Roads Artists, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA 
2016- Group Shows- Lemon Tree Gallery, Cape Charles, VA;
2016- Virginia Artist Juried Exhibition, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA
2016 Artist Studio, Group Exhibition, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA
2016- Art Speaks on the Bay- Juried Exhibition, Mathews, VA, Honorable Mention;
2015- Small Works - Miniatures by Hampton Roads Artists, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA
2015- Art Speaks on the Bay- Juried Exhibition, Mathews, VA, Honorable Mention;
2014- Small Works - Miniatures by Hampton Roads Artists, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA
2014- Miniature Art Show, Blue Skies Gallery, Hampton, VA
2014- A1 Gallery, Bulgaria, Europe, Solo Exhibition with Pena Nikolova
2013- Small Works - Miniatures by Hampton Roads Artists, C. H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA
2013- Miniature Art Show, Blue Skies Gallery, Hampton, VA- 2nd Place
2012- Solo Exhibition “All Those Myths and Dreams”, ODU, Virginia Beach, VA
2012- Summer Group Show “My Mechanical Heart” (honor of Ann Dearsley Vernon), Mayer Fine Art Gallery, Norfolk, VA
2012 – International Art Festival, Museum of Russian Art- Juried Exhibition, New Jersey, NJ- Top 25 Artist
2012 – 28th Annual Juried Exhibition, National Collage Society, The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA
2012 – X International Juried Exhibition Women Painters, Majdanpek, Serbia
2012 – Solo Exhibition- the Organization of American States , Washington DC, USA
2010 – Solo Exhibition - A1 Gallery, Karlovo, Bulgaria
2009 – Solo Exsibition- A1 Gallery, Karlovo, Bulgaria
2008 – Exhibition of the members of the Union of Bulgarian Artists, Tarnovo, Bulgaria
2008 –Fine Arts Happening, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
2008 – Landscape, National Juried exhibition Vidin, Bulgaria
2005 - National Juried exhibition, Bourgas, Bulgaria
2009-2001 – National Juried exhibitions in Rafael Mihailov’ Exhibition Hall in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
 
Book Illustrations
 
Kushev, J. Hat on a chimney. Veliko Tarnovo, PIK. ISBN 954-736-016-7
Kushev, J. Crack-brained cricket. Veliko Tarnovo, PIK. ISBN 954-8258-61-7
Kushev, J. Upside down country. Sofia, Anubis. ISBN 978-954-426-817-6
Kushev, J. Rain has fallen down in my soul. Veliko Tarnovo, PIK. ISBN 954-8258-46-3