Hristo Petrov is a sailor and a marinist artist. He grew up in the fishing quarter near the "Hristo Botev" factory, teachers at the Maritime School of Education at BMF and became a deck seaman. He also earns the professional course for scuba diving.
He has created over 500 paintings, has 17 solo exhibitions.
His creators have been redeemed by institutions, galleries and private collections in 11 countries.