Valko Chobanov

Yavor Kostadinov
December 13, 2023
Tsvetomira Borisova
December 13, 2023



Valko Chobanov is a visual artist and independent curator.

Born in 1991 in Plovdiv, graduated in Scenography at the Music Academy for Dance and Fine Arts in Plovdiv and has a Master’s Degree in “Digital Arts” at the National Academy of Arts in Sofia.

He works in the media of painting, video art and performance, having participated in various group exhibitions and projects in Bulgaria and abroad. Valko is the winner of the BAZA / Young Visual Artists Awards 2019 – a, an award of the City Gallery Sofia and the Institute of Contemporary Art.

Valko Chobanov has broad curatorial practice and is among the initiators and organizers of the annual collective exhibition “Onomatopoeia”, which is characterized by the participation of many young Plovdiv artists (actively implemented since 2011).