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Born in 1962. Graduated in 1985 Moscow Graphic Arts Institute, in 1993 - Ecole supérieure des Beaux Arts de Paris, in 1992 - Contemporary Art Center "Villa Arson", Nice, France. Is a member of National Union of Artists in Ukraine since 1987. Took part in more than 150 group contemporary art exhibitions in Ukraine, Austria, Denmark, Spain, Italy, Germany, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden. Is an artist, art-critic. Lives and works in Kiev, Ukraine.




Selected exhibitions and art-projects:

2007-2011 Chief editor of the journal "GALLERY".
1993-2000 Chief editor of the journal "Terra incognita".
1995-1997 Art-director of "Slavutich" Gallery.
2003-2008 An expert of the International Fund "Pro Helvetia".
2005-2006 An expert of the Contemporary Art Center "Soros".
2004 The Research engineer of MODERN ART RESEARCH INSTITUTE, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2003 50th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
  Co-organizer of the Biennale "Month of photography in Kyiv", Kyiv, Ukraine.
2002 Co-organizer of the presentation of the international club "1/1", Moscow, Russia.
  Co-organizer of the exhibition "Triad", Grassimuseum, Leipzig, Germany.
1991 Is a member of the club "1/1", Moscaw, Russia.
1990 Is a member of the international association "Art of the peoples of the world", Moscow, Russia.

 Is an author of:

12 solo expositions; articles in periodicals: "Art Line", "Арт-курсив", "Українське мистецтво",  "Art Ukraine", "Fine Art", "Кінець кінцем", "Кіно-Коло", "Україна", Springerin (Austria), "Искусство" (Russia); articles in research collection, "Мистецтвознавство України", "Художня культура. Актуальні проблеми", "Сучасне мистецтво", "Нариси історії українського мистецтва ХХ ст.", ...

- solo:

2013 Dream about the future, Gallery "Art 14", Kyiv, Ukraine.
2011 Exhibition of paintings, Library of the Academy of Banking, Sumy, Ukraine.
2010 Windows, Gallery "Bottega", Kyiv, Ukraine.
2007 Fly (an exhibition within the framework of the international project "Caravan"), Samarkand, Uzbekistan.
2005 Water. Grass. Sand., Presentation room of "Narbutas", Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Lana's time, Gallery "Irena", Kyiv, Ukraine.
2004 Behind the Glass, Gallery "Irena", Kyiv, Ukraine.
2003 South – North, French Cultural Center, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2002 Clones, gallery "Irena", Kyiv, Ukraine; gallery "M. Cabaret", Nice, France.
2001 Back side, gallery "Soviart", Kyiv, Ukraine.
1997 Presence IV, the Museum of One Street, Kyiv, Ukraine.
1993 Presence III, gallery "Nika", Moscow, Russia.
1992 Galleri de Maison France-Russe, Nice, France


2012 COMMUNICATION XXI, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Urban Landscape, Gallery "Triptych", Kyiv, Ukraine.
  City, Gallery "Triptych ART", Kyiv, Ukraine.
2009-2010 Habitat, Gallery “Bottega”, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2009 Project “Sacrament”.The second stage, gallery “Bottega”, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2008 DIGITAL YARD № 3/digital PODVІR'YA № 3, WG Kunst Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
2007 Magic-fairy, Gallery "Kyiv", Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Language, CCA "Soviart", Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Contraband to Venice, Gallery "Art Kurіn", Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Art of future, First International Festival of Social Sculpture, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2005 Farewell to Arms, Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Orange Wave, gallery "Irena", Kyiv, Ukraine; Krakow, Poland.
2004 First Collection, Central House of Artists, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  The Age of Romanticism, Central House of Artists, Kyiv, Ukraine; Warsaw Poland.
2003 50 Venice Biennale. The exposition of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sarajevo, Venice, Italy.
2002 Deadly Beauty, Central House of Artists, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2001 Noble just understanding ..., Central House of Artists, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Catacombs, Gallery "K-11", Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Festival of Contemporary Art, Gallery "Spinner", Lviv, Ukraine; Gallery "Lavra", Kyiv, Ukraine.
1999 The Ark, the State Museum of Ukrainian Art, Kyiv, Ukraine.
1997 BCN ART DIRECTE, Barcelona, ​​Spain.
  Surrealism, Gallery "A3", Moscow. Russia.
  Exhibition in the gallery "Business center" at the German Embassy, ​​Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Exhibition at the radio station "Super Nova", Kyiv, Ukraine.
1996 D.Art – NiceExpo, Palais d'Expositions, Nice, France.
  Laboratorium, International Symposium of installation, Kosice, Slovakia.
  Container 96, ART across ocean, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  Art Vision, The State Museum of Ukrainian Art, Kyiv, Ukraine.
1994 Artistic Impressions, Gallery "Alipio", Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Biennale of contemporary Ukrainian art "Free Zone", Odessa, Ukraine.
1993 Exhibition in the Cathedral of Saint Germaine des Pres, Paris, France.
  Two museums, municipal halls in the cities of Rome, Ciampino, Viletra.
1992 Calm, the exhibition hall on the Gorky’s street, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Triad - young French, Russia, Germany artist, Grassimuseum, Leipzig, Germany.
  Moscow Romanticism, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.
1991 Fair "Art-Myth", Moscow Art Fair, Moscow, Russia.
1990 Ukrainian art of the 60's - 80's, Odense, Denmark.
  Flash, the architect House, Kyiv, USSR.
1989 21 looks, Munich, Germany; Odense, Denmark.
1988 Sedniv - 88, Central House of Artists, Kyiv, USSR.
  Labyrinth, Central House of Youth, Moscow, USSR.
1987 All-Union Exhibition of Young Artists, Manege, Moscow, USSR.
  Republican Youth Exhibition, Central House of Artists, Kyiv, USSR.
1985 XIV Moscow Exhibition of Young Artists, Kuznetsky Bridge, Moscow, USSR.
1983 Spring Art Exhibition Hall, Moscow, USSR.
1981 Republican Exhibition of graphics, Central House of Artists, Kiev, USSR.