Tarnovo Man Paints the Pottery a Medieval Monk

02.06.2007 by: lz3ai

Hristo Ivanov paint their ceramic pottery,
following the ancient tradition.

In memory of my father

For longtime professor at the University of Veliko Tarnovo Hristo Ivanov line pattern is the most important. It should be beautiful, elegant and clean , otherwise lost work. The artist is a graduate graphic with Prof. Alexander Poplilov, but 15 years is fond of ceramics.

Hristo Ivanov in Malki Chiflik

Hristo Ivanov in Malki Chiflik

Works by painted clay Hristo Ivanov adorn the collections in Germany and France.

Ceramic Plate

Ceramic Plate

House, yard and garden of him “mansion” Malki Chiflik been converted into studio pottery. In decorative ceramic plates of the artist always an element of the ancient Christian manuscripts – theological symbols and rich ornaments, painted as if by a medieval monk. Mysticism emanates from many tangles that Hristo Ivanov draws on the tradition of primitive pottery – a continuous line encircling the entire court to not break.

Ceramic Plate

Ceramic Plate

All his works he considered experimental – on them “yet to be touched.” Connoisseurs, however, quickly buy ornamental plates coming out from under the skilful hands of the artist.

Veselka Venkova, the newspaper “Trud”

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