Bulgaria RECTORATE OF THE NAA, 1, Shipka street, 1000 Sofia
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The National Academy of Art (NAA) was founded as the State Drawing School in 1896 by decree signed by Prince Ferdinand. This set the beginning of one of the oldest higher education institutions in the country.

Today the former drawing school is called National Academy of Art and is the most prestigious Bulgarian institution for training of professional artists in the fireld of fine and applied arts, design, conservation and restoration and history and theory of art.

In 2016 NAA celebrated its 120 anniversary.

At the specialized exhibitions Technomebel and World of Furniture in Inter Expo Center, NAA presents projects and works from the Faculty of Applied Arts programmes – Industrial Design, Design of Children’s Environment and Woodcarving.


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