RESULTS open calls Legacy II

The Legacy I Projects

© Marin Kafejiiski

Metheor in Plovdiv

21 - 23 April 2021

© Boryana Pandova

Medea days in Azaryan theatre

23 - 26 April 2021


International Contemporary Fine Art Exhibition

© mitch.brezounek

Bowler Hat

The Bowler Hat based on Radichkov's novel - dates in April 2021

© Martin Atanasov

wrong fest 2021

2–3 July

Hills of Rock 2021

Hills of Rock 2021 will be held on 22, 23 and 24 July 2021 in Plovdiv

One dance week 2021

9 - 24 October 2021

Cultural Heritage in Action

Kapana district was chosen for the prestigious selection Cultural Heritage in Action

Book of Events 2019

Plovdiv Typeface

Free download at – a typeface family created with Plovdiv in mind and inspired by the city’s character – varied, multi-layered, tolerant and unified

More Than 55 Issues

Welcome to the Website of Plovdiv 2019

After four years of preparation, Plovdiv 2019’s lineup includes more than 320 projects and nearly 600 events covering not just Plovdiv but also the entire South Central Region as well as the cities finalists from the second round of the competition – Varna, Sofia and Veliko Tarnovo.

All the projects of  2019 are shown in the – Book of events – one year, one motto #together and more than 320 projects selected through open-calls according to the bid-book of Plovdiv and ordered chronologically and gathered thematically in the four platforms – FUSE, TRANSFORM, REVIVE, AND RELAX 

Here you can check our programme highlights. They are chosen according to their potential to gather the most numerous and colourful audiences highlight the high amplitudes in the calendar. Here are the printed editions for public events in FebruaryMarchAprilMay, June, July, August, September (check our special selection of events for children in September), October, NovemberDecember

 Find here our LEGACY projects.

The marketing report for the effect of the title you can find here, and the edition dedicated to the work of our volunteers - here.

The bilingual catalogue of the Adata AiR features the projects realized within the programme and their authors. You can download it from HERE or read online HERE. The design and the visual identity – PUNKT Studio.

The purpose of the European Capital of Culture programme is precisely to challenge preconceived notions towards the purpose and character of art, where it appears and the people who create it. The initiative aims to maximize the authenticity of cultural events within the city, to find actively engage the audience and, above all, to achieve the state which can be gathered simply and clearly in the motto ‘Together’.

Plovdiv 2019 in facts and figures:

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REstatica | Shared City Furniture Along Maritsa River

Programme Transform
The cross beams are a composition of benches, tables and bar counters, as well as a kind of children's climbing frame. They are located on the riverside promenade on the north side of the river, overlooking the riverbed and habitat of Maritsa.

Lecture by Boyan Manchev and Presentation of his new book "Freedom In Spite of Everything"

Programme Revive
"Art and its shadow: The dance of darkness and the revolution of the body"

Ex Corpore

Programme Revive
A performance by “Metheor”
Director: Ani Vaseva
Theory: Boyan Manchev
Music: Christophe Petchanatz / Klimperei
With Leonid Yovchev, Greta Gicheva, Katrin Metodieva

„The Bowler Hat“ based on Yordan Radichkov's novel

Programme Revive
Dates in April

52 Projects are selected by the Legacy II Open Calls

OPERA OPEN 2021: June - August 2021

Two artists from Bulgaria make art that matters!

ONE DANCE WEEK in October 2021



General partners

EU Japan Fest

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