Artist Statement of Vyara Tichkova

"I get inspiration from everything around me. It can be the words of a song, music, an emotion, a book, even a story from a friend. It's unpredictable what can touch my soul... I'm always amazed at how much abstraction exists in nature, in the simple things and in the elementary pictures of everyday life. My passion is traveling around the world, every new journey gives me a fresh opportunity to develop and change my vision and ideas. I see new cultures, learn curious stories and stand in front of amazing natural views, I see the achievements of man in everyone aspect. This takes my breath away and poses new challenges for me as an artist. I tend not to explain my artworks because I believe that works of art are the connection between the artist and the viewer. It is another form of communication, another kind of language that does not need words ..."