XENIA VARGOVA
12.12.1978
Sofia, Bulgaria

 




   
Born in Sofia, studied visual art and multimedia at a prominent Viennese university.
Inspired by some years spent in Lisbon, Xen is back to Sofia nowadays after 10 years
absence and is looking forward to her next destination. Her experimental short films
have participated in numerous festivals and events throughout Europe...


Completed and Ongoing Projects:

2010 web, Meteora Fonatana, photography, Barcelona
www.meteorafontana.com

web, water tower art fest 2010, Sofia
www.watertowerartfest.com

web, Lapin productions, Portugal
www.lapin-productions.com

Mario Hossen - the violin virtuoso
www.mariohossen.com

2009 web design, Dr. Plamen Dimov
www.plamendimov.com

web, water tower art fest 2010, Sofia
www.imebg.org/watertower2009.html

web, Claridente, dentist clinic, Portugal
www.claridente.com

web, International Music Academy ORPHEUS, academy
www.academyorpheus.org

web, Dorsia-Sofia, restaurant
http://www.joroxen.net/dorsia-sofia/index.html

2008 web, Zelenaconcepcia, landscape architecture and design
www.zelenaconcepcia.org

web, Czech Cultural Centre Sofia
www.joroxen.net/ceskicentar/index.html
2007 web, Manuela Gandra - Animation
www.manuelagandra.net


web, AIEP - Associacao da Imprensa Estrangeira em Portugal
www.aiep.eu

2006


web, Diana Risso-Gill, Fashion
www.risso-gill.com

Design for Câmara Municipal de Lisboa- Site pelouro da cultura

web, Prisca Martaguet, Photography
www.prisca-martaguet.com

web, Studio AUREA, Lisbon
www.studioaurea.com

web, Marcolino Vilaça - Tree doctor, Lisbon
www.marcolino.info


2005


web, Portlingua, Lisbon
www.portlingua.com

web, Juan Esteban Cuacci - Tango Argentino
www.joroxen.net/tango/index.html

web, AXOTRA Terminal, Sofia
www.axotra.com

Design of a program for MIS (merchandise information system)


2004


web, Culturell Events, Vienna
www.culturellevents.com

Sung-Suk Kang - pianist
www.sungsuk-kang.com

Membership in the VIVA” - integratives Kindertheater, Vienna
Work on joint projects – DVD production (filming, cutting, image processing and conceptual design).
DVD and CD cover design, advertising material design (posters, brochures, etc) 


2002

web, Heiligen Kreuzer Herbst and Roger Salander - clarinet, Vienna
www.hherbst.org
www.salander.info

2002-2003

CD and DVD Cover Design; Video Projects involving shooting, cutting and image processing,
Web Steller Musicproductions /Voiceart Records, Vienna
www.joroxen.net/tardy/tardy.html

2001–2002 


Breuermusicproduction, Vienna
Logo and musical project CD cover design, graphic processing of advertising material


Exhibition Participations:
2009 Participation with various short movies in "Water tower art fest 2009"
http://www.imebg.org/watertower2009.html

2008 Participation with the short film "1 minute movie" in La Noche de PhotoEspaña, Pozuelo de Alarcón
www.pozuelodealarcon.es


Participation with the short film "The end" in GARE AU THÉÂTRE, France
www.theatre-contemporain.net
2007 Participation with short movie "TUTU" in 1º International Congress Art Tech Media, Spain
www.artechmedia.net
2006

Participation with various short movies in the festival Numero-Projecta, Lisbon
www.numero-projecta.com

Participation with the short film "1 minute movie" in Video Channel, new media fest
www.videochannel.newmediafest.org

Participation with the short film "In the sake of love" in Optica Festival, Gijon
www.opticafestival.com

Participation with the short film "The end" in PUSTO video festival, Moscow
www.proektfabrika.ru

Participation with the short film "1 minute movie" in VIVA Festival at De Stad als Theater in Zwolle, the Netherlands
www.zakros.com

Participation with the short film "The end" in the 10th Internacional Festival Video/Arte/Electrónica, Festival zemos98.7 selection in Centro Cultural España, Spain
www.festivalvae.com

Participation with the short film "1 munite movie" in the Festival CONFLUENCES 2006, V.I.V.A 2006 selection, in Huelva, Spain

Participation with project "TUTU" together with Prisca Martaguet at AMBVISUAL event, at Átrio da Escola Superior de Dança (Palácio Pombal), Rua de O Século (Bairro Alto), Lisbon, Portugal

2005


Participation with the interactive project “24” in Galeria do Centro de Artes, Rua da Rosa (Bairro Alto), Lisbon, Portugal

Participation with the short film “The end” in the audiovisual Festival zemos98.7 in Sevilla, Spain
www.zemos98.org

Participation with the short film “The end” in the Festival CONFLUENCES – art and technology at the edge of the millennium in Sevilla, Spain

2004


Participation with the short film “About our live” in the 6-th Festival of Cinemas Different, Paris, France
www.cjcinema.org
www.braquage.org

2002
Took part in Cubus Farbklang exhibition along with “Die Gruppe” Organisation
2001

SENSOREN: Selected works by students from all years of Prof. Bernhard Leinter’s class
www.charimgalerie.at

education:

2004 / 2005


1 academic year exchange student in IADE - Visual Arts, Design and Marketing Institute, Lisbon, Portugal
www.iade.pt

2000
to present:


University of Applied Art Vienna , Austria
www.dieangewandte.at
Visual Media, Space and Sound (Intermedia Art), Prof. Bernhard Leitner’s class 
www.bernhardleitner.com