Union of Bulgarian Artists • Sofia, Bulgaria • www.sbhart.com
The Union of Bulgarian Artists – UBA, is a creative non-profit association of professional artists and art critics.
“Currently there are over 3000 artists and art critics - members of the Union of Bulgarian Artists from all generations. Membership is individual and the members are organized in 16 sections: Painting, Print and illustration, Sculpture, Art criticism, Advertising design, Stage design, Restoration, Monumental arts, Design, Ceramics, Graphic design, "13" – non-conventional forms, Wood carving, Jewelry, Textiles, Cartoon. Country offices have been established, bringing together members of the Union according to the territorial principle. UBA in its activity supports the implementation of creative projects of its members to provide them information about significant events and events of national and international character and assists the creative contacts. Each artist, member of the Union, can benefit from social programs and opportunities for protection of his professional interests and copyrights. Each member has the opportunity to participate in various competitions, workshops, plain-airs. UBA has the largest exhibition complex for classical and contemporary Bulgarian art - the halls of "Shipka" 6 Gallery and the hall of "Rayko Alexiev" Gallery on "G.S. Rakovski "str. № 125. The exhibition policy is opened to ideas and projects of different nature. The halls of UBA are host of different exhibitions - individual, collective, anniversaries, retrospective, visiting, prestigious international events and avant-garde. The UBA is a member of the following international organizations: AIAP, ICOMOS, IKOGRADA, AIKA.”
Information above quoted from http://www.sbhart.com/en/page/structure.