Valentin Kovatchev, artist, academician in Seville and Rome, professor and editor, was born in Sofia where he graduated in the speciality of engraving. Since 1992 he lives and works in Malaga. His work take us into his magical universe, exploring his virtuosity as a draftsman, engraver, painter, portraitist and sculptor and in his recreations of the human subconscious, where the work is no longer representational, but rather a vital direct communication from the individual to the whole.
Has participated and participates in numerous international art fairs and exhibitions in Bulgaria, Japan, Greece, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic, Holland, Russia, United States, Germany, France, Belgium, Italy, Luxembourg, Mexico, Colombia, Finland, Great Britain, Switzerland, Qatar and Spain, among other countries. His work has been recognized and awarded prizes on numerous occasions and is now presented in innumerable public and private collections and museums throughout the world.