Maria Ilieva (Mariya Ilieva) was born into a family of hereditary artists. Works in the field of painting, painting and illustration. Her paintings captivate with incredible detail and realistic image. Under her brush, fabulous children's illustrations, colorful still lifes, exquisite paintings and the most delicate female images and portraits are born. It is this series - Bulgarians in national costumes, as the embodiment of innocence, purity, love and beauty - that makes Maria Ilieva the most recognizable contemporary Bulgarian artist with her own unique style. Impressive portraits seem alive, and true feminine beauty and tenderness flows in each image.