Kamen Startchev was born in 1971 in Sofia. In 1990, he graduated from the National School of Fine Arts “Acad. Ilia Petrov”, Sofia. In 1997, he graduated from the National Academy of Fine Arts, Sofia, with his subject being sculpture.
He has numerous solo exhibitions in Bulgaria and abroad. Winner of prestigious awards including inter alia: Gaudenz B. Ruf Award, 2013,
Grand Prix of the 7th International Triennial of Graphic Arts, Sofia, 2014, etc.