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I was born in 1986 in Dnipropetrovsk, USSR
In 2010 I graduated from the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture, department of painting, Kyiv
I live and work in Kyiv.
2020 Gaude Polonia scholarship programme of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage
Studio of Spatial Activities, Academy of Fine Arts, Department of Media Art, Warsaw, Poland
PROF. MIROSŁAW BAŁKA
In my artistic practice I often make manifest imperceptible, impalpable facets of our lives,
showcasing their fragility and documenting elusive intangible moments.
2019 The Empty Spaces of Doors and Windows Allow the Room to be Inhabited, The Naked Room, Kyiv, Ukraine
2017 Misplaced touches, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2015 The radio behind the wall, Closer, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 Trusting movement, Scherbenko Art Center, Kyiv
Works have been shown in such institutions and galleries as:
National Art Museum of Ukraine, PinchukArtCentre, Sevastopol Art Museum, Visual Culture Research Center, The Les’ Kurbas State Centre for Theatre Arts, Ya Gallery, The Naked Room (all - Ukraine), Galeria Labirynt (Lublin, Poland), Galeria Arsenał (Białystok, Poland), Centre for Contemporary Art Zamek Ujazdowski(Warszawa, Poland), MQ -MuseumsQuartier – AzW (Vienna), Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art(Riga), Tobacco 001 Cultural Centre (Ljubljana, Slovenia), Badischer Kunstverein Karlsruhe (Germany), Museum of Contemporary Art Leipzig (Germany) and others.
I participated in Pavilion of Ukraine “Hope!”, at the 56th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia, 2015; in Kyiv biennale: «The school of Kyiv» 2015 and «The Kyiv International» 2017.
Was shortlisted for FutureGenerationArtPrize in 2018
I got main Pinchuk Art Prize in 2017 and in 2015 have been awarded Special Prize and also received Public Choice Prize, in 2013 - Finalist of Pinchuk Art Prize, in 2010 - Finalist of MUHI prize ,Kyiv
I am a member of the curatorial group "Hudrada" since 2010