Artist Bio


Maria Vasileva (Art by Mavs) is a Traditional Bulgarian Artist and Designer based in London, UK. She came in London 2015 with the idea to study Graphic Design and she managed to graduate in 2019 at University of Greenwich. Back in Bulgaria she studied 5 years in Art School where she used to draw humans and objects almost everyday. She participated in many exhibitions in Bulgaria and she won First place in The National Art Competition The Water Source of Life in 2013. Recently her love for art overcome her passion for graphic design and she decided to start painting again. Her inspiration now is Bob Ross and his "Wet on Wet" style. She works primary in oil on stretched canvas. She believes that art is compulsory in our lives no matter our age and interests.

AWARDS: First place in The National Art Competition The Water Source of Life in 2013.