THE SOCIAL EDGE INTERVIEW: ARTIST ELENA POPOVA
by Maura Hanrahan
That Magic Day
The painter Elena Popova was born in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1961. She attended Bulgaria’s National School of Fine Arts and received her Masters degree from that country’s Academy of Fine Arts.
In 1990 she moved with her husband, Luben Boykov, a renowned sculptor, to St. John’s, Newfoundland. The couple lives in Flatrock, just outside St. John’s, with their two teenage daughters.