ELENA PETEVA
UPCOMING, CURRENT AND PAST EXHIBITIONS
37th Annual Paper In Particular National Exhibition
Sidney Larson Gallery, Columbia College, Columbia, MO
February 22 – April 1, 2016
https://web.ccis.edu/Departments/VisualArtsAndMusic/PaperInParticular.aspx
Tapped 6
National juried exhibition of artists and their professors
Manifest Creative Research Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
December 11 – January 8, 2016
http://www.manifestgallery.org/about/schedule.html
Igniting the Passion
Exhibition of Fine Arts faculty and their students
CVPA Campus Gallery, Dartmouth, MA
November 17 – December 8, 2015
http://www.umassd.edu/cvpa/galleries/campusgallery/
Paper Unleashed
CVPA Campus Gallery, Dartmouth, MA
October 27 – November 13, 2015
http://www.umassd.edu/cvpa/galleries/campusgallery/
Parreeee!
University Art Gallery, UMass Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA
May 28 – September 10
http://www1.umassd.edu/cvpa/universityartgallery/past/2015/pastexhibitions_2015.cfm
A Collective Body: Uncovered and Illuminated
Exhibition of the Corpus VI figurative artist group, New Bedford Art Museum, New Bedford, MA. Curator Dr. Memory Holloway
September 1 – November 13, 2015
http://www.newbedfordart.org

Presence and Absence – Solo Exhibition
Arosita Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
July 2 – 22, 2015
First solo exhibition of the artist in her native country.
http://www.arosita.info/index.php?itemId
Interviews on Bulgarian National TV and Bulgarian National Radio:
BNT Interview: http://www.bnt.bg/part-of-show/izlozhba-
BNR Interview: http://www.bnr.bg/horizont/post/10057534


Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation – website gallery
Artwork displayed as a three-time grantee on the new website gallery of the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation for international representational art. Some of the other artists-grantees displayed on the foundation’s website gallery include: Jenny Saville, Paul Fenniak, Sophie Jodoin, Daniel Greene, Nelson Shanks and Steven Assael. http://www.elizabethgreenshieldsfoundati

Contemporary Art of the Century XXI
Permanent Exhibition of the Collection of Contemporary Figurative Art at the European Museum of Modern Art (Museo Europeo de Arte Moderno, MEAM), Barcelona, Spain. Artwork is on loan to MEAM’s permanent collection and will be exhibited in the museum’s permanent exhibition for the period of two years.
http://www.meam.es/colecciones/1/contemp

Face It: The Face In Contemporary Art
OnSite: Brooklyn Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Annette Rose-Shapiro, editor of ARTNews. June 6 – July 11, 2015. http://www.sitebrooklyn.com/past/

SAIH 2015 - Representational Art in the 21st Century
Wailoa Center, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii. July 1 – 30, 2015.
http://www.hilo.hawaii.edu/~art/gallery/

Parreeee!
University Art Gallery, College of Visual and Performing Arts, UMass Dartmouth, Star Store Campus, New Bedford, MA. May 28 – September 10, 2015.
http://www.umassd.edu/universityartgalle

14th Annual Art Inter/National
International juried exhibition, Box Hearth Gallery,Pittsburgh, PA. January 13 – March 13, 2015.
http://www.boxheartgallery.com

Extremities Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH. November 7 – December 5, 2014. International Juried Exhibition. Manifest's seven-member jury reviewed 334 works by 126 artists from 30 states and 8 countries. 9 works by 9 artists from 5 states were selected for exhibition and will also be featured in the Manifest Exhibition Annual publication (MEA) at the close of the season. http://www.manifestgallery.org

International Drawing Annual 8 (INDA8)
Artwork included in INDA8, international juried exhibition-in-print book published by Manifest Press - Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH, p 136. For the INDA 8 Manifest received 1258 submissions from 459 artists in 47 states and 30 countries. The publication includes 104 works by 80 artists from 24 states and 9 countries including Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Qatar, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United States. Essays by Sarah Casey (Lancaster, England), Michael Graves (Princeton, New Jersey), and William Platz (Teneriffe, Australia) are also included. The process of selection was by anonymous blind jury. Twelve professional and academic advisors qualified in the fields of art, design, criticism, and art history juried the 8th International Drawing Annual. http://www.manifestgallery.org/nda/inda8

On Line/Off Line
Gallery4040, Syracuse, NY. September 11 – October 24, 2014. Three-person invitational exhibition.
http://www.gallery4040.com

Axis Gallery 9th National Juried Exhibition
Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA. August 2 – August 24, 2014. Juror: Jenny Gheith, Assistant Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. The juror reviewed 359 artists and 1338 works and selected 55 artists for the exhibition. http://www.axisgallery.org
DRAWN
 1st Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Cincinnati, OH. April 18 – May 16, 2014. International Juried Exhibition. Juried by an anonymous 5-9 member panel of professional and academic advisors with a broad range of expertise relative to art and design, with the exhibit curator making the final selections from the jury-approved pool. For this exhibit 340 artists from 44 states, 15 countries and Washington D.C. submitted 858 works for consideration. 22 works by 20 artists from 11 states, Canada, and England were selected for presentation in the gallery and Manifest Exhibition Annual publication. http://www.manifestgallery.org

Painting the Familiar and the Ordinary: Contemporary Still Life
University Art Gallery, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL. March 8 – April 19, 2014. Invitational National Exhibition. Gallery Director and Curator: Marie Hayes-Hawkinson.
http://www.wiu.edu/cofac/artgallery/exhi

Drawing Discourse: 5th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing
S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, The University of North Carolina Asheville, Asheville, NC. January 17 – March 17, 2014. International juried exhibition. Juror: Tim Lowly. There were 1121 artist entries submitted by 403 artists, from which Mr. Lowly selected a total of 37 pieces for the exhibition.
http://www.blurb.com/b/5108449-drawing-d