Jivko Mutafchiev was born on 15 February 1967 in Aytos, Bulgaria.
In 1986 graduated from the Art Academy in Kazanlak;
In 1994 graduated from the Art academy in Sofia, specializing graphic art in the class of prof. Stoyan Stoyanov;
The artist works in the field of painting, graphic art and drawing.
His artworks are owned by National Art Gallery, Sofia, Museum of modern art in Fontainebleau, France, private collections in Austria, Germany, France, Switzerland, Greece, The Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain, Russia, USA, Spain, etc.