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Sunday 27 June 2021
21 June 2021 - 27 June 2021
August 2021
04.07.2020 - 31.08.2021

The Scars of War: The Lost Architectural Heritage of Sofia

4.7.2019 – 31.08.2021

The National History Museum presents immersive space “The Scars of War: The Lost Architectural Heritage of Sofia”.

With sensory impulses, authentic video footage, photo archives and emblematic exhibits, the visitor will be “immersed” in the period before and during the bombings, will wander through the calm and beautiful pre-war Sofia, will witness the devastating blow that war inflicted on the city and will experience the fate of the hundreds people who lost their homes. The memories of eyewitnesses, recreated by famous Bulgarian actors will complete the narrative about some of the most dramatic days of the Bulgarian capital.

The project “The Scars of War: The Lost Architectural Heritage of Sofia” was brought to life in partnership with the Bulgarian National Film Archives, and funded by the “Culture” program of Sofia Municipality.

Exhibitions
08.07.2020 - 30.09.2021

Pathways to the table

The National Ethnographic Museum presents the exhibition Pathways to the table
8.7.2020 - 30.09.2021
The exhibition presents the many ways that the “Pathways to the table” have evolved in Bulgaria through time. The exhibition consists of the following thematic collections: Sheep and goat breeding, Horticulture, Apiculture, and etc. With the current exhibition presents, the National Ethnographic Museum the traditional way of life and culture of Bulgarian nation. Pathways to the table will run until September 30, 2021.
For more information, please visit the website of the National Ethnographic Museum - www.iefem.bas.bg.
Exhibitions
29.10.2020 - 31.08.2021

“SOFIA – CAPITAL OF UNIFIED BULGARIA”

THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF MILITARY HISTORY PRESENTS THE EXHIBITION “SOFIA – CAPITAL OF UNIFIED BULGARIA”

29.10.2020 – 31.08.2021

Тhe exhibition “Sofia – Capital of Unified Bulgaria” focuses on the role of Sofia as epicentre for the decisions which rendered the dream for the unification of the Principality of Bulgaria and Eastern Rumelia possible. The exhibition narrative highlights the act of the Unification and its military defence; the role of diplomacy and of the efforts of the institutions in Sofia; the growth of the town into a capital of unified Bulgaria – a central of all state institutions and a unifying heart for the Bulgarians in the Principality of Bulgaria and in Eastern Rumelia. The exhibition presents exhibits – symbols of the dream for unification. Among them are regulation colours and volunteerunits’ banners, under the folds of which Bulgarians defended at once the cause of the Unification, and Sofia – Serbian forces’ immediate objective.

Personal belongings of Prince Alexander I, of the Speaker of the National Assembly Stefan Stambolov, of the Prime Minister Petko Karavelov, of the Minister of Justice Vasil Radoslavov, of the Minister of War Captain Konstantin Nikiforov, and others, frame Sofia’s efforts towards a swift administrative and legislative integration and towards the transformation of the capital into a centre of Unified Bulgaria.

A specially developed touch-screen application rediscovers Sofia’s place in the events from 135 years ago, focusing on the role of institutions, public buildings, and private homes of the capital’s urban environment.

Entrance fee. Tickets at the ticket-desk of National Museum of Military History.

The exhibition is realized in partnership with the Regional History Museum – Sofia, Directorate of Museums– Koprivshtitsa, and Stefan Noykov Foundation, within the “Sofia – Capital of Unified Bulgaria” project, funded by the “Culture” programme of Sofia Municipality.

Image: National Museum of Military History

Exhibitions
10.06.2021 - 30.06.2021

SOFIA PAPER ART FEST 2021

Sofia Paper Art Fest 2021 presents the exhibitions AMATERAS – Annual Paper Art and ORNAMENTS – Krasimira Drenska awarded Bulgarian artist in the 2020 competition.
Тhe exhibitions AMATERAS will take place in the semi-basement West of National Palace of Culture (NDK).
The exhibitions ORNAMENTS will take place in the Marble lobby of National Palace of Culture (NDK).
Festivals
05.06.2021 - 30.06.2021

Poster exhibition dedicated to the World Environment Day

A poster exhibition will be held in the exhibition hall of the museum, which you can see from June 5 to June 30, 2021.
Exhibitions
27.05.2021 - 19.09.2021

STREAM THROUGH TIME archaeological exhibition

The National Archaeological Museum presents its latest temporary exhibition STREAM THROUGH
More than 400 artefacts from 60 sites discovered during the rescue archaeological excavations will be presented to the public. These include exquisite ceramic vessels, tools and weapons, gold and silver jewelry, coins and statuettes, from the Early Neolithic (6000 BC) to the Bulgarian Revival (19th century).
STREAM THROUGH will run from May 27 till September 19, 2021.
Exhibitions
22.06.2021 - 22.08.2021

Exhibition - Food: Essence, Communication, Ritual at Sofia City Art

The exhibition Food: Essence, Communication, Ritual includes iconic Bulgarian works of fine arts from the beginning of the XX century to the first decades of the XXI century, where the depiction of food juxtaposes relations, states, traditions and symbols.
The exhibition presents works owned by Sofia City Art Gallery, the National Art Gallery, the National Ethnographic Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Arts and a number of art galleries around the country.
Exhibitions
24.06.2021 - 08.08.2021

Exhibition - Dimensions of the Heroic. Mihail Mihaylov (1900–1945)

The exhibition is part of the program Restoration of Memory of Vaska Emanouilova Gallery, a branch of the Sofia City Art Gallery. The beginning of this program was set in 2012 in order to restore the memory of unknown or forgotten names in Bulgarian art. The sculptor Mihail Mihaylov is one of them - an important author of European stature.
The exhibition at Vaska Emanouilova Gallery is his first presentation to the general public and offers a small part of the sculptor's work, which could be an occasion for further research.
Exhibitions
24.06.2021 - 01.08.2021

Masters of Photography: exhibition by Elina Keshisheva

The exhibition is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality.
Masters of Photography returns with its XIII edition to present Elina Keshisheva - the first Bulgarian photographer to become part of the platform and make her big breakthrough in the fashion industry, shooting the current campaign of fashion house DIOR.
Exhibitions
17.06.2021 - 11.08.2021

The Unknown Photographer Georg Woltz - exhibition from June 17 to August 11

Synthesis Gallery (55 Vasil Levski Blvd.)
The exhibition is free and can be seen until August 11. The exhibition is part of the 12 th European Month of Photography `2021 of Yanka Kyurkchieva Academy of Photography and is funded by the Culture Program of Sofia Municipality.
Official Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/georgwolz
Exhibitions
22.06.2021 - 30.06.2021

Shades - Exhibition by 51 Elisaveta Bagryana School

Opening of the exhibition – June 22, 6:30pm
The exhibition can be seen from June 22 to June 30, from 9am to 5pm.
Free admission
Exhibitions
27.06.2021

CONCERT FOR BABIES

Concert for children.
Ensemble: Sofia Opera and Ballet.
Festival Opera in the Park in the Military Аcademy Park.
Entrance fee. Tickets at the ticket office of Sofia Opera and Ballet.
The Festival Opera in the Park is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality.
Music and Dance Events
27.06.2021

JAZZ DAY

The musical event will take place in the Borisova Gradina Park – Summer Stage, on June 27.
Program:
11:00 - 12:00 – Bulgarian jazz – concert of the Bulgarian Brass Association
12:30 - 13:30 – Workshop. African dances, rhythms and culture. Maria Kossa and Yambadon
14:00 - 15:00 – Gipsy jazz – concert
15:00 - 15:45 – Workshop. Jazz singing – Vesela Morova
16:00 - 17:00 – Workshop. Swing - Lindy hop Bulgaria
17:30 - 18:30 – Swing jazz – concert of the Bulgarian Brass Association and Lindy hop Bulgaria
19:00 - 20:30 – Jazz night – concert of the Bulgarian Brass Association and Lindy hop Bulgaria
JAZZ DAY is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality.
Music and Dance Events
27.06.2021

Premiere – Colorful Tales

Sirius Hall, Krasno selo HC MIC
based on Imants Ziedonis’s work A performance by Second Group of Sirius Theater’s Children's and Youth Theater School at Krasno Selo HC MIC; artistic director - Petya Kamenova Invitation-Only Event
Theatres
27.06.2021

LES MISЕ́RABLES

Musical by Claude-Michel Schönberg Alain Boublil
MAIN HALL
Performed in Bulgarian, Subtitles: English
Music and Dance Events
27.06.2021

LUDMIL ANGELOV – RECITAL

Polish pianists - composers
Bulgaria Concert Hall
Soloist/s Ludmil Angelov
Works by Frédéric Chopin, Leopold Godowsky, Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Juliusz Zarębski, Aleksander Michałowski, Moritz Moszkowski..

Music and Dance Events
27.06.2021

Sofia Wind Orchestra. Concert

Concert of Sofia Wind Orchestra The entrance is free!
June 27, at 7 pm, in Kino Kabana.
The concert is part of the Summer Culture Program of Sofia Municipality.
Image: FB of Sofia Wind Orchestra
Music and Dance Events
27.06.2021

DANCE AT SUNRISE. LOTUS. NEXT ONE (AU SUIVANT)

Ballets.
Ensemble: Stara Zagora State Opera
Sofia Festival of Music Theater in the Military Academy Park.
Tickets on the website of Sofia Music Theater - https://tickets.musictheatre.bg/home/calendar/2021-06 or tel. 359 2/ 943 19 79), and in the Military Academy Park two hours before the concert.
Sofia Festival of Music Theater is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality.
Music and Dance Events