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About Michael Stoyanov

Michael Stoyanov Michael Stoyanov was born on November 21, 1949 in the hill village Balkantzi, located in the vicinity of Bulgaria’s medieval capital – Veliko Tarnovo. As a child, growing up in the family of hard-working peasants – his father was a barrel craftsman and his mother worked in the fields, Michael’s imagination was deeply impressed by the humble beauty of people in their daily communion with nature. This early formation would reemerge in his second home in the American Southwest, where Stoyanov finds inspiration in the desert landscape and the customs of its ethnic populations.
In 1972 Stoyanov earned his BA degree from the University of Veliko Tarnovo, where he was a student of the eminent Bulgarian artist Professor Vasil Stoilov. The young artist was intrigued by the expressive means of photorealism and focused on compositions and portraits. “I drew thematic sources for my painting from the village workers, the unheard of, the unseen, the suffering, the lonely…â€