Faces of the Forest
Born in Bulgaria, Ventsislav (Ven) Petrov is a sculptor and set designer for operas.
He got into the world of visual art at the young age of 14, he studied Theatre and Cinema Design in the only high school for stage and film design in the Balkan Peninsula before he expanded his passion of Sculpture to the National Academy of Arts in Bulgaria.
He traveled to Malaysia as a wanderer but ended up falling in love with the culture of Sabah.
The artist stayed there and developed his career with educational programs, workshops, exhibitions and auctions all over the state.
"Faces of the forest" is an exhibition about transmiting the emotions and experiences that the artist had in is travels through Malaysia.