Former Swimming Pool
Location: Lovech, Bulgaria
Completed: Early 1980s
Artist: Teofan Sokerov
Genre: Socialist artwork, former Eastern Bloc
Completely abandoned, the decline of the swimming pool is likely connected to the economic turmoil that accompanied the fall of communism in Bulgaria from 1989 onwards. More information about the former swimming pool.
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