2018-02-20
Call for Applications

Kamenov House - An Authentic Place for Creative Thinking

Located in the village of Zverino, 70km from Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, Kamenov House is a place to think, write, create and live in an authentic rural environment, intended for creative people cultural managers, PhD students, academics and small-size creative teams. The House Launch day is 15 July 2018, applications can be send anytime.
If you need a space to explore and discover yourself, enjoying mountain atmosphere and village lifestyle; if you need to pamper yourself to think or create without being bothered by anyone, to escape for a while from your daily routine; if you wish to discover and enjoy the natural ambiance and village quietness to hatch your creative idea, to write, to create or to just have a meeting with yourself, then Kamenov House for Creative Thinking is the real thing for you.
 
The Uniqueness of Kamenov House

The house has accumulated a special intellectual energy as it was the place where the inspiring educator, profound thinker and social innovator Prof. Dr. Kamenov (1939-2014) had created many of his publications and projects, stimulated by the nature, the connection with the local community and the family roots. His amazing generosity, warm heart, wisdom, hard work, endless curiosity, sense of humor, zest for life are a motivator for us to transform this house into an international home for creativity and self-exploration.

The Surrounding

Zverino village is located at the unique and picturesque Iskar river gorge, surrounded by beautiful mountains. It is well connected with the capital and with other bigger cities by fast trains and roads. Large outdoor swimming pool & bars Oasis are located at 15min walking distance from the house, open from June 1st to September 1st. There is a river, mountains and hills for walking and biking, monasteries, place Ribarnika located 15 min driving distance from the house offering fresh fish meals. Grocery stores and ATM machine available in the village.

Application procedure

Please, send us a short motivation letter why do you need to spend time in this unique place, with a link to your organisation or professional profile. to kamenovhouse@gmail.com

More information can be found here: http://www.lidiavarbanova.ca/creative-houses/