Ivailo Mirchev was born on 11 August, 1954 in Sofia, Bulgaria. On 1981 he graduated at the Painting Department of the National Fine Arts Academy, Sofia, in the class of Prof. Svetlin Roussev. On 1983 he became regular member of the Union of Bulgarian Artists. On 1985 he was assistant Professor at the Academy of Fine Arts, Sofia. On 2002 he was Deputy of the Bulgarian Artist’s Union. The artist lives and works in Sofia, Bulgaria.
2001 Hall of Arts, Gallery NDK, Sofia, Bulgaria.
2001 Cyclops Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1999 Trote Museum, Arlesheim, Basilea Switzerland.
1998 Dieter Ernst Gallery, Botrop, Germany.
1997 Tedy Gallery, Varna, Bulgaria.
1996 Kempinsky-Sografsky Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1994 Rayko Alexiev Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1994 Prague, the Czech Republic.
1993 Wittgenstein Gallery, Vienna, Austria.
1993 Bulgarian Cultural Center, Bratislava, Slovakia.
1993 City Gallery, Targowischte, Bulgaria.
1993 Apolonia Festival of Arts, Sozopol, Bulgaria.
1992 Deutsche Bank, Wuppertal, Germany.
1992 Arena Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1990 Hemus Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1990 Lessedra Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1989 Nikola Marinov Gallery, Targowischte, Bulgaria.
1985 Rouski Blvd 6 Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria.
1983-2002 participated in a number of group exhibitions of Bulgarian Art in Bulgaria and abroad: Austria, Italy, Germany, Russia, The Netherlands, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Japan.