Department Chair

Assoc. Prof. Boris Serginov, Ph.D.

Доц. д-р Борис Сергинов


Assoc. Prof. Boris Serginov has been Head of the Design and Architecture Department since 2011. He graduated from the High School of Fine Arts in Sofia in 1987, and in 1994 had his MA in Painting from the National Art Academy. In 2007 he defended his dissertation entitled Traditional and modern means of visualization in industrial design and was conferred a doctoral degree. In 2009 he was appointed Assoc. Prof after defending his thesis entitled Interior design and lay planning through contemporary and classical methods.


Assoc. Prof. Boris Serginov has been active in the field of visual design, interior design, computer graphics and colouristics, performances and installations, photography, painting, electronic painting, mural painting, music and poetry.


He has taught at the Jules Pascin Free Academy of Arts and in the High School of Applied Arts in Sofia, and lectured to students from the Pedagogy of Fine Arts Department at Sofia University and Industrial Design students at the National Art Academy.


Since 2001 Assoc. Prof. Boris Serginov has been teaching Modern design tools and Urban design in the Design and architecture department at NBU. In 2005 he became Director of the Fashion Design Master's program and the Interior Design Bachelor's program in the department Plastic Arts and Architecture of NBU.


His works and installations can be found in Sofia National Art Gallery, Pernik City Gallery, in the collections of M-Tel, Dimont and the Bulgarian Embassy in the United States as well as in public and private collections in Finland, Japan , Canada, France, Russia, etc.


Boris Serginov has participated in a number of national and international exhibitions, fairs and festivals. He has more than 20 solo exhibitions, awards and fellowships, as well as numerous publications in national and international publications. He is author of the scholarly monograph Designing the Design published by NAA in 2007.


Contact information:
Building 2, Room 509
tel.: 02/81 10 599
e-mail: bserginov@nbu.bg