ARTIST’S BACKGROUND

Date of Birth: 1973, Bulgaria
2004 - North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland - Richard Posner's ‘Glass in Context - Architecture and Light’ master class
2003 - Pilchuck Glass School, WA., USA - Mitchell Gaudet's hot casting Masterclass
1999 - Latvian Academy of Arts - Graudated in Prof. T.Grasis' stained glass master studio and
Dr. A.Vilbergs' glass design master studio.

SELECTED TEACHING POSITIONS

2005 Pilchuck, WA, USA - Assistant, Mitchell Gaudet’s hot casting Masterclass
Dudley College, Brierley Hill, UK - one-day hot casting demonstration
Surrey Institute of Art and Design, UK - one-day hot casting demonstration
Richmond School of Art, UK - kiln sand-casting and high-temperature fusing workshop
2004 Pilchuck, WA, USA - Assistant, Janusz Walentynowicz combined casting Masterclass

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

International Festival of Glass, Stourbridge, UK, August, 2008
‘Glass Context 2008’, European Glass Biennale, Bornholm, Denmark, September, 2008
‘Cross Border’ with Eef Zipper and Barbala Gulbe, GrenzArt Gallery, Hollabrun, Austria, 2008
‘Glas und Garten‘, Munster, Germany, 2008
Designers’ Block - ‘Liquid Projects’’, London Design Festival Design Festival, 2007
‘Kanazawa 2007‘, Kanazawa, Japan, 2007
Participation in the Coburg Glass Prize-III Exhibition, Coburg , Germany, 2006
Particiaption in the European Sculpture Exhibition 'Espace Bourdelle' in Montauban, France, 2006
Exhibited in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Estonia, France, Germany, Latvia,- and UK

AWARDS

2005 Winner, WERU glaskunst preis, 6 th International Glass Art Competition, Rudersberg, Germany.
2003 Winner, Rems-Murr district award for best young artist, 5th WERU International Glass Art
Competition, Rudersberg, Germany.

PUBLIC & PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Latvia, Sweden, Ukraine & USA

CONTACT
www.lachezar-dochev.com
www.glassartists.org/lucholachezar

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