Radosveta Zhelyazkova


She has close association with nature and love of the rustic life. Her hobbies include horseback riding, camping and gardening. Her family owns fields of lavender which inspires her choice of themes and objects.

The artist has a series of rustic landscape paintings painted outdoors while observing the vast country lands full of flowers, trees, grass, straw, wheat and of course, lavender. She paints with oil colors on canvas and her art pieces are characterized with vibrant and bright colors which create a unique atmosphere.

While being in her apartment, in the noisy city center, she enjoys painting cityscapes, where the main characters are rain, mist, mysterious streets and silhouettes.

Some of Radosveta’s exhibitions include those at Art Gallery J. in Sofia, Bulgaria, Caelumn Gallery in Chelsea, Manhattan, Flyer art gallery in Rome, Italy, Ruse state art gallery.

The artist was an international finalist, from the international art contest “The genius of women” 2016 organized by the non-profit organization “Women in the Arts” Inc., Orlando, Florida – dedicated to promoting excellence in the profession of women’s fine art; a third place winner of the International Art and Design competition, hosted by Art Academy Riaci, Florence.. She has participated in multiple on-line art exhibitions, shows and competitions all around the world.

Her artwork is included in numerous private and public art collections. Some of them are: Art Academy Riaci; Triadiza municipality, Sofia; The regional administration of Sofia region, The National Assembly of Republic of Bulgaria and The National Radio. Radosveta Zhelyazkova has also created many commissioned works of art.