Todor Todorov (sculptor)

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Todor Todorov
Born (1951-09-26) September 26, 1951 (age 71)
EducationBulgarian University of Fine Arts, Sofia, National Fine Art’s College, Sofia
Known for Sculpture
Spouse Daniela Todorova
Awards24 International Awards and Insignia of Honour

Todor Todorov was born in Sofia in a family of visual artists.



His kinetic sculpture "Dance" was one of the 19 directly invited/awarded sculptures placed permanently in the Olympic Buildings for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Other kinetic sculptures by Todor Todorov can be seen at Artparks Sculpture Park, Guernsey UK, Sculpture by the Sea, Sydney, Venice Sculpture Park, designed by Carlo Scarpa etc. In 2004 and 2005 he won First Prize awards for Kinetic Sculpture in the Kinetic Art Organization's International Kinetic Art Competition, in Palm Beach, Florida, USA. [1] One of his bronze sculpture "Totem" has been placed at the New Town Square of Hamilton, Scotland for the Millennium celebration. [2]

Published books

"Elemental Sculpture" was published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing in 2013 in English and by Altera Publishing House in Bulgarian. [3] The doctorate is a study in the field of contemporary sculpture, describing an existing but unexplored trend in the development of relationships between sculpture and natural elements, called by the author Elemental Sculpture. [4]

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  1. Todor Todorov Sculptor profile – ArtParkS Sculpture Park – Bringing Sculpture into the Open. (11 March 2016). Retrieved on 2016-03-25.
  2. Kineticus the Data Base for kinetic Art. Retrieved on 25 March 2016.
  3. "Elemental Sculpture: Theory and Practice - Cambridge Scholars Publishing".
  4. Todorov, Todor (2014). Elemental Sculpture: Theory and Practice. Cambridge Scholars Press Limited. ISBN   978-1-4438-5454-2.

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