Born 1959. Since the political changes in Eastern Europe from 1989, Tchavdar has contributed to several newspapers and magazines such as “ANTI”, “Paraleli”, “Sedem”, “Private Eye”. He has been a longtime editorial cartoonist for the Bulgarian dailies “Demokratia”, “Novinar” and “Pressa”.
Now he is migrating from the printed press media to Nova TV, where he is adapting his political cartoons for television broadcast.
Tchavdar Nikolov has been honoured with Citation Of Excellence by the UN Political Award NY twice and has twice won the Grand Prix in Cartooning from The Union of Bulgarian Artists. He had received various other international prizes from WPC Cascais , Poznan, Legnica, Suceava, Calarasi, Rousse.
Self exhibited in Sofia, Gabrovo, Plovdiv, Vidin and London.
Two books with his political cartoons and caricatures had been published in Bulgaria.