Born in 1964 in Bulgaria, Ognian Zekoff moved to Montreal, Canada where he lives and works.
He has graduated the National Art School in Sofia (1978-1983) and the National Art Academy (MFA 1985-1991) in Acad. Svetlin Roussev’s group.
He continues the strong tradition of European art school using the technique of charcoal drawing and oil painting on canvas finding their new place in the contemporary art.
His first one-man exhibition was at the Grove Gallery in London, UK in 1992. Then he left for Sydney, Australia, where he lived till the end of 1993. Over the years his work gained international recognition – he has exhibited in 15 solo and over 30 group exhibitions all over Europe, North America and Asia and has been awarded numerous international awards.
He participated in International Art Fairs in Toronto (2007, 2008, 2010), in Moscow and Dubai (2006) and many others.
Zekoff’s paintings are currently housed in important collections around the world including National Mu... READ MORE