Mariya Mileva is a portrait, yoga & dance photographer who currently resides in the United Kingdom. She grew up by the coast of the Black Sea in Varna, Bulgaria where she discovered her interest in photography. Not long after, she moved to the UK and graduated Bachelor of Arts with Honours First Class in Photography.
Influenced by body movement, colour and elegance, Mariya enjoys creating stories with a cinematic approach. She is inspired by form, natural beauty and the divine feminine creative power.
Photography clients include - British artist Paul Wright, Thompson Gallery (London) and Yellow Mark Creative Agency (Bulgaria). Mariya is also a translator of Phonar Nation - the biggest photography storytelling class in history, designed by award-winning photographer and open education pioneer Jonathan Worth.
2016 - Paul Wright: Fifteen Years - Paul Wright by Thompson's Gallery, London
March 2014 - Roots Gallery; Coventry, United Kingdom
June 2013 - FreeRange; London, United Kingdom
June 2013 - Strand Gallery; London, United Kingdom
May 2013 - Lanchester Gallery; Coventry, United Kingdom
March 2012 - Art Space; Coventry, United Kingdom
September 2009 - The Bridge of the Lovers; Sofia, Bulgaria