Exhibitions and Galleries

Art exhibitions

Exhibition hall in the “Ilarion Makariopolski” museum- house

   Owned by the artistic fund of the Museum of Renaissance are works of art of famous Bulgarian artist : Ilia Petrov, Vasil Stoilov, Stoian Venev, Nenko Balkanski, Ianaki Manasiev, Georgi Pavlov, Svetlin Rusev, Liliana Ruseva, Dimitar Kazakov. The biggest part of the collection is by elenian artists : Prof. Hristo Berberov, Iordan Kasarov, Nikola Pindikov, Stoian Minkov, Prof. Ivan Petrov, Iordan Popov, Prof. Aleksandar Terziev, Ivan Milanov, Stoian Minchev.
  The fund also includes a valuable iconographic collection which is gathered from the city and the surrounding churches and monasteries. Some of the icons are made by elenian icon-painters – Inancho Popraikov, Iordan Mihov Kmetski and others. Most of the icons are with unknown authors, a big part of which are made by the trevnian iconographic school. The icons date back to the 17th 18th and 19th century and are made entirely from wood.
  In the home house of Ilarion Makariopolski there is a gallery which is used for temporary exhibitions.

Museum of the Renaissance "Ilarion Makariopolski" - town of Elena
Address: Elena 5070, "Doino Gramatik" Str.
Telephone: 06151 5314
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Web: www.museum-elena.hit.bg
Facebook: Музей на Възраждането "Иларион Макариополски"

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The painter Sava Savov

     The art exhibition of the elenian painter Sava Savov is temporarily and is located in the Pensioner club, in the central part of the city – facing the main entrance of the municipality building of Elena. In this gallery a big part of the artist’s work is presented. You can personally see it by going there.

Pensioner club "Renaissance"
Address: Elena city, “Ilarion Makariopolski” Str N 5
GPS: 42.929829,25.877962
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                                "Petko U. Todorov" Gallery

   The gallery is named after the writer Petko U. Todorov and is satiated in his home house in the central part of Elena city. In the house there are paintings of different modern Bulgarian artists, depicted in their works the everlasting beauty of the silent revolutionary cities and hoods as well as the charm of the Bulgarian nature. Works of art which can satisfy every taste!

Address: Elena city, "Ilarion Makariopolski" Str 2 B
Working schedule during the
winter – 9.00-13.00 and from 14.00-18.00
summer – 9.30-13.00 and from 15.00-19.30
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