Peter Mintchev

Born 1979, Varna Bulgaria

Lives and works in Austin, TX, USA.


Sept. 2014 "Enstranged Systems” Balabanova Kashta, PLovdiv, Bulgaria; group exhibition.
June 2014 "The Collection. New Acquisitions 2012-2013” SGHG (Sofia City Art Gallery) Sofia, Bulgaria; group exhibition.
April. 2013 "Iceberg” Contemporary Space, Varna, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
Nov. 2012 "Changes, Choces, Chances” Exhibition organized by Wolrd Bank Bulgaria, National Palace fo Culture Sofia, Bulgaria; group exhibition.
Oct. 2011 "Iceberg,” Gallery BulArt, Varna, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
Oct. 2011 "At Sea,” Gallery Vaska Emanuilova (SGHG), Sofia, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
June 2011 "BAZA Award,” City Art Gallery (SGHG), Sofia, Bulgaria; group exhibition.
May 2011 "Places and Objects,” Modo Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
April 2011 "CONTEMPO,” Gallery Arhis, Varna, Bulgaria; group exhibition.
March 2011 "Read My Lips,” Gallery Pistolet, Sofia, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
October 2010 “Gaudenz B. Ruf Award, Shortlist 2010,” Gallery Raiko Aleksiev, Sofia, Bulgaria; group exhibition.
August 2010 “The Big Wave”, August in Art Biennial for Contemporary Art, Varna,
Bulgaria; group Exhibition.
May 2010 “Landscapes,” Gallery Uka, Varna, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
March 2010 "Golden Paintings," Gallery BulArt, Varna Bulgaria; solo exhibition
Nov 2009 “20 years,” Art Center Radio Varna, Varna Bulgaria; group exhibition spread over 9 locations in the Varna, Bulgaria
Oct 2009 “Vancouver,” Gallery Vitra, Varna, Bulgaria; solo exhibition, part of “Contempo”: a weeklong international festival of contemporary arts in Varna, Bulgaria.
Jan 2009 “Objects and Meaning,” City Art Gallery, Varna, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
Dec 2008 “Landscapes,” Gallery Pistolet, Sofia, Bulgaria; solo exhibition.
October 2006 “Collision,” Kwantlen Art Gallery, Surrey, British Columbia; solo exhibition.
September-October 2005 “Horses for Courses: MFA Graduate Exhibition 2005,” Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia; group exhibition.
January-February 2004 “Lucky 13,” Belkin Satellite, Vancouver, British Columbia; group exhibition.
2003-2004 “Emerging,” Phthalo Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia; three group exhibitions as part of commercial representation by Phthalo Gallery.
April 2003 “You Are Here,” UBC Fine Arts Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia; BFA graduate exhibition.
Nov 2002 “Letters From The Province” UBC Fine Arts Gallery, Vancouver, two person exhibition with Simon McNally.


2005 Master of Fine Arts Degree, University of British Columbia.
2003 Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of British Columbia. Graduated with honors; awarded the University of BC Medal in Fine Arts, given to the student standing at the head of the graduating class in the BFA degree program.