Gabriel Panev is a representative of the contemporary modern generation Bulgarian artists. He is graduated in the subject of painting at the Sts Cyril and Methodius University of Veliko Turnovo. Still student he seeks his way of creative growth. Passing through the influence of surrealistic tendencies of western European art and reaching to the esthetics of the abstraction. He grow in the family of artists and is not get into their creative influence, as he search and found his own style subordinate to his own creative point of view, as well as of the newest tendencies of the modern European art. If we try to characterize the peculiarity of his art, we should mention, that it is rich of color gamma wearing the sign of the modern abstract painting. Something else, he uses symbols and signs of Christian culture with which meat deeper suggestions and messages to the spectator. If we should generalize the written up to here, we can say, that Gabriel Panev is talented, modern, thinking modern artist, which creative achievements are guarantee for rising way of development in the sphere of the contemporary modern painting.
The Artist Mr. GABRIEL PANEV was born in 1970 in Veliko Turnovo. In 1989 finished the Tzahko Lavrenov Art School. In 1996 graduated in the subject of painting at the Sts Cyril and Methodius University of Veliko Turnovo.
Exhibitions in Bulgaria: Russe /1997/, Plovdiv /1998/, Haskovo /1998/, Veliko Turnovo /1999, 2001, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2011/, Dimitrovgrad /2000/, Nesebar /2004/, Sofia /2002, 2003,2011/, Dryanovo /2010/, Lovech /2011/, Shabla /2011/, Varna /2011/.
One man shows in Europe: Germany - Munster /1992/, Hammelburg /1993/, Mossingen /1996, 1997/, Denmark - Vilberg /1994/, The Netherland - Alkmaar /2003/, Croatia - Groznian /2005, 2009/, Zadar /2009/, USA - New York - Manhattan /1998/, Massachusetts - Rockport/2002/, Boston /2002/, Hungary - Budapest /2007/, Turkey - Antalya /2010/, Istanbul /2011,2012/.
International salon of invention and innovation: Cyprus /1997/ - golden medal.
Awarded for fine arts from Boston's Art Association: Boston /2002/
Awarded with first place for fine art at the Christmas Exhibition, 2012 in Veliko Turnovo from Rotary club and Representation of Veliko Tarnovo’s artists /2012/.
Work of the artist are in possession of galleries and private collections in: Germany, Denmark, Japan, France, Jordan, USA etc.