M.F.A., National Academy of Arts, Sofia, Bulgaria. Exhibited extensively and received numerous awards throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. He has 27 individual exhibitions, and his artwork are represented in many museums, corporate and private collections in 25 countries. He has taught art and art history at many academies, colleges, universities, and art centers for 26 years throughout the US and Europe. He has created many projects and commissions, the largest project to date – fresco mural on the ceiling of Townsend Lobby at the Detroit Opera House. He is working in all drawing and painting media, mural painting, printmaking, mixed media, and contemporary art forms.