Kaloyan Ivanov was born in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1986. His fascination with drawing was noticed at age 6. He moved to Daytona Beach, Florida in 1997 with his mother and sister searching for a better life. In Daytona, Kaloyan focused on painting, earning numerous awards and scholarships from local art organizations and the schools he attended. He received an AA Degree in Visual Studies from Daytona State College in 2006. Looking forward to an advance in his artistic practice, Kaloyan moved to Brooklyn, New York in 2007 to study at Pratt Institute. There he received a BFA in Painting. For the past three years he has been dedicated to the concept of the void through performance and painting. Currently, Kaloyan lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.