Petko Dourmana is a media artist working with technology and new media as well as in the area of art and technology since 1996. His artistic and curatorial projects have been shown at many locations as ZKM Karlsruhe, Chelsea Art Museum and Location One in New York, Transmediale Berlin, ICA London and many others. Education: Art School for Industrial Design, Kazanlak, Sculpture at Academy for Fine Art in Sofia, PhD student in Interface Design at Veliko Tarnovo University. Founder and chairman of InterSpace Association and Cult.bg Foundation based in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Petko was part of the Borderline Offensive artistic residency in Leeuwarden, Netherlands in June 2018, part of the Leeuwarden-Fryslân 2018 European Cultural Capital programme - from
where the idea for Three Migrants in a Boat (To Say Nothing of the
Smuggler) was created.