Pavel Koychev is born on May 30, 1939 in Sofia. In 1966 he graduated "Sculpture" at the Higher Institute of Fine Arts "Nikolay Pavlovich" in Sofia. In 1982 took place his first solo exhibition. Since 1984 he has been included in all major national exhibitions in the country and abroad. In 1999, he participated in the exhibition "World artistsof the Millennium" at the UN headquarters in New York. In 2002 he was one of the three artists, representing Bulgaria at the International Biennale in Venice. PavelKoychev has had many solo exhibitions and projects in Bulgaria and abroad. His works are owned by the National Gallery (Sofia), the Sofia City Gallery, galleries in the country and private collections in Austria, Denmark, USA, Belgium and others.