Pavel Sokov wins the 1st Place Award, in Circle Foundation's Artist of the Year Award. The prize included a 2000Euro cash grant and was announced in January 2018.
Pavel Sokov is a representational painter, oil painting instructor, and nomad. He focuses on commissioned portraiture, and figurative fine art. He has worked with Time Magazine, the Saudi Royal family, and many entrepreneurs. His work is found in private collections across the world.