Krassimir Kolev - born in Plovdiv, Bulgaria,
1991- moved to Vienna Austria to study at the Academy of Fine Art, 1998 - gained a Master of Fine Art
Krassimir Kolev is active painter and skulptor in Sweden.
Krassimirs work is figurative and realistic with a hyper-realistic touch. The figures in his art express more presence than action.
Kolev uses a modern symbolism combined with a classical technique. His pictures have hung in exhibitions in Sweden, Norway, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bulgaria, Hungary, the USA and he was awarded an Honourable Mention in the 5th Digital Hall of Fame Award in 2004.
Krassimir Kolev has also won several commissions and delivered work for public institutions in Bulgaria and Sweden
Four of his lifesize sculptures are placed cenrally in the attractive Cristal Business center in Uppsala.