Anna Zvyagintseva (*1986, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine)

Lives and works in Kyiv, Ukraine

Education:
2010 graduated from department of painting of National Academy of fine art and architecture (Kyiv)

Since 2010 - member of curatorial union Hudrada

Since 2011 - co-founder of -ISTM (Art Workers' Self-defense Initiative)

Prizes
2015 - Anna Zvyagintseva have been awarded Special Prize and also received Public Choice Prize.
2013 - Finalist of Pinchuk Art Prize (Kyiv)

2010 - Finalist of MUHI (Young Ukrainian artists) prize (Kyiv)

Residencies
September 2013 Galeria Arsenał (Białystok, Poland)


Since March 2014 - teaching contemporary drawing at School of Visual Culture, Kyiv

Selected exhibitions and projects:

2015

Leipzig Class. Seminar: Politics of form,
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig, Germany

Exhibition of the shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentre Prize 2015, Kyiv, Ukraine

The School of Kyiv
Karlsruhe Class. Lecturer: Alexandra Exter
Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany

Traces of memory, Port space, Kyiv, Ukraine

The school of Kyiv
Kyiv biennale 2015

Bir Yokolma Yolu / A Route of Evanescence, KUAD GALLERY, Istanbul, Turkey
parallel event of 14th Istanbul Biennial and Kyiv Biennial, 2015

Construction festival 2015, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine

Survival K(n)it 7
organised and produced by the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art
location - the former building of the National Library of Latvia

Hope!, Pavilion of Ukraine at the 56th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di
Venezia

The radio behind the wall, solo show, art-centre Closer (Kyiv)

2014
The Right To Be Forgotten: an exhibition on the shortening of our stay in the present
curator Maria Kotlyachkova, Stockholm University, Frescati campus
Through Maidan and Beyond, _PCA Kyiv Platform for Contemporary Art, MQ -
MuseumsQuartier – AzW (Vienna)
Language and Violence. Ukrainian Literature Festival in IZOLYATSIA (Donetsk, Ukraine)

 Imaginary Archive The Les’ Kurbas State Centre for Theatre Arts Curators:Gregory
Sholette and Olga Kopenkina(New York)
Co-curator/coordinator: Larissa Babij (Kyiv)
Square of freedom, Ermilov centre (Kharkiv, Ukraine)
SAY IT. UA> Esterhazygasse 29 (Wien, Austria)

2013
Exhibition of the 20 shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentre Prize 2013 (Kyiv)
The Feminist Pencil–2 ARTPLAY (Moscow, Russia)
Art Residency - The East of Culture / Another Dimension Galeria Arsenał (Białystok, Poland)

UKRAINIAN NEWS, Centre for Contemporary Art Zamek Ujazdowski (Warszawa, Poland) Curator:
Marek Goździewski

Coart experiment, gallery SIZ (Rijeka, Croatia)

FILM PAPIER curated by Nataliya Tchermalykh, Galerie La Box (Bourges, France)

Trusting movement, solo show, Scherbenko Art Center (Kyiv)

2012

Disputed territory, Sevastopol Art Museum named after Michael Kroshitsky , Ukraine
Participant of the laboratory History. Stage Oleg Sulimenko, educational art project Performativity
(Kyiv)

Book lunch 07/08/12, Mystetskyi Arsenal (Kyiv)

Love Ukraine!, galleryLavra (Kyiv)

Landscape shielded by the picture, National Art Museum of Ukraine (Kyiv)

Zhinochy Tseh (Women's Workshop), Visual Culture Research Center (Kyiv)

2011

Muzychi Christmas Art Fair curated by Alevtina Kakhidze and Olena Ostrakova (Muzychi, Ukraine) 

Labour show, curated by HUDRADA, Centre for visual culture research, National University Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kyiv)

OCTOBER PROJECT Flutgraben e.V. (Berlin)

ARTISTIC CITY TRIPS in frame of 
krt-festival and IETM Autumn Plenary Meeting in Krakow, 6 - 9 October 2011 (Poland)

Slowly, Bottega gallery (Kyiv)

Court experiment roject, special projects of Viennafair 2011 ( Vienna, Austria)

Prosto. Art, National Art Museum of Ukraine (Kyiv)

2010
RECUSANCY, Artevilla centre (Kyiv)

Court experiment Centre for visual culture research, National University Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Kyiv)

Exhibition of artists, shortlisted for MUHI 2010 prize,Bottega gallery and Institute of problems of contemporary art (Kyiv)

2009

A4, Karas gallery (Kyiv)

Revolutionary moments, Centre for contemporary art at National University Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (CCA at NаUKMA) (Kyiv)

You drink, I draw, Café of National Art Academy (Kyiv)

HOMESTORIES II, Arttransponder projectspace (Berlin, Germany)
2008
HOMESTORIES, CCA at NaUKMA (Kyiv)

BOOK LUNCH, CCA at NaUKMA (Kyiv)

QUICKPICS, Book graphics centre (St-Petersburg, Russia)

Since 2010 - member of curatorial union Hudrada
Curatorial activites

2014
Referendum on withdrawal from the human race, Teatr Powszechny im. Zygmunta Hübnera in Warsaw; art centre CLOSER,Kyiv
2013

Union of hovels, first congress, Malomocco, Lido, Venice

Portfolio Review: “The Great and the Good”, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland

Court Experiment, SIZ gallery, Rijeka, Croatia
2012

Disputed territory, Kroshitsky Art Museum, Sevastopol, Crimea, Ukraine
2011 

Labor show, Visual Culture Research Center, Kyiv

Court experiment, in non-commercial program of VIENNAFAIR 2011
2010

Court Experiment, Visual Culture Research Center, Kyiv