The Varna City Art Gallery owns a significant collection of Bulgarian art from the early 20th century onwards, and most notably the largest collection of works by gallery patron Boris Georgiev. Other Bulgarian artists represented in the gallery's permanent exhibition are Vladimir Dimitrov, Ivan Milev, Sirak Skitnik , Zlatyu Boyadzhiev, Tsanko Lavrenov, Nayden Petkov, David Peretz, Svetlin Rusev, Daria Vassilaynska. Displayed on the second floor are examples of portrait art from the Dutch Golden Age. The gallery's third floor regularly accommodates concerts, plays and readings. In total, the gallery has an area of 1,000 square meters (11,000 sq ft) spread over eight exhibition halls.