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Dechko Uzunov

Full name: Dechko Uzunov
Original name: Дечко Узунов
Gender: Male
Born: February 22, 1899 in Kazanlak, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria
Died: April 26, 1986 in Sofia, Sofia Grad, Bulgaria
Country: BUL Bulgaria
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Bulgarian painter Dechko Uzunov studied at the Sofia Academy of Fine Arts from 1919-22 and München from 1922–24. In 1938 he was named professor at the Sofia Academy of Fine Arts. In 1965 he was elected chairman of the Union of Bulgarian Artists. Uzunov was also an honorary member of the Mexican and the Russian Art Academies. Uzunov lived and worked mostly in Sofia. His paintings, most of which were portraits and landscapes, were distinguished by free brushwork and rich colors.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 37 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings Bulgaria BUL AC
1936 Summer 37 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings Bulgaria BUL AC

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 37 Berlin Art Competitions Bulgaria Final Standings AC Komposition
1936 Summer 37 Berlin Art Competitions Bulgaria Final Standings AC Winter in Bulgarien
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