Georgi Mashev

Painter, caricaturist. Studied painting at the Drawing school in Sofia, at the Art Academy of St. Petersburg, at the Art Academy of Brussels under professor Edmond Richard and graduated from the Industrial Art School in Sofia, under professor Ivan Murkvichka. His caricatures were utilized by many Bulgarian newspapers. Using oils and pastels as a medium, he creates portraits, figural compositions, war scenes and historical paintings; in many of his works he recreates the whimsical world of fairy tales.

Encyclopedia of Fine Arts in Bulgaria, Volume II, Sofia, BSA