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Born in 1960 in Kharkiv, Ukraine. Graduated Repin Art College, Kharkov, Ukraine, 1978; Polytechnical Academy, Kharkov, Ukraine (department of industrial electronics), 1983. In 2010 took the first prize of the 5th Annual All-Russian Awards in the field of contemporary visual art "Innovation" for his video installation "Balaklavsky Drive". Since 2000 lives in Moscow, Russia.

A permanent participant and inspirer of International symposium of contemporary art BIRUCHIY.



Selected exhibitions and art-projects:

curatorial projects:

2017 Rehearsals of pleasures and other conditions, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.

- solo:

2018 We are not here, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2017 The Empire of Dreams, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
  BRAT FILM FEST, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2014 Conspiracy, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2013 Good buys evil (within the space of PAC-UA), Pinchuk  Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Chapiteau Moscow, Galerie Volker Diehl, Berlin, Germany.
2011 Collecti@n Sergey Bratkov, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
  Scream, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
  Neither war nor peace, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2010 Glory Days, Deichtor Hallen, Aktuelle Kunst Haus der Photographie, Hamburg, Germany.
  Ukraine, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  Male games, Galeria Espacio Minimo, Madrid, Spane.
2009 Balaklava Courage, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
  Glory Days, Canal de Isabel II, Madrid, Spain.
2008 Glory Days, Fotomuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland. 
  Searching for horizon, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
  Seven, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2007 BALTIC, Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK. 
2006 Part of my life, Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia. 
  SPA, REGINA gallery, Moscow, Russia. 
2005 S.M.A.K., Stedelijk Museum for Actuele Kunst, Ghent, Belgium. 
2004 Seven, REGINA Gallery, Moscow, Russia. 
2003 Steelworkers, Transit Gallery, Mechelen, Belgium. 
  Kids, Espacio Minimo Gallery, Madrid, Spain. 
2002 My Moscow, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia., LipanjePuntin Gallery, Trieste, Italy. 
  Djeti-Kinder-Kids, Kunstverein Rosenheim, Rosenheim, Germany. 
2000 Kids, REGINA Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
1999 Allien, Culture and Press Department, German Embassy, Kyiv, Ukraine.
1998 Perfomance in the framework of the project "A Day in the Life/Crimean Project 1", Central Tennis Courts, Kyiv, Ukraine.
1997 Chikatilo's Diary, Brotfabrik, Berlin, Germany.
1996 There's No Paradise, MIKh Gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  There's No Paradise, Up/Down gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
  Chikatilo's Diary, Medical office of Professor D.Pirogov, Kharkiv Medical Association, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
1995  In the Hackstack, Brotfabrik, Berlin, Germany.
1994 Frozen landscape, Up/Down gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
  Frozen landscape, Center of Contemporary Art at NaUKMA, Kyiv, Ukraine.
1992 Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria.
1990 Untitled, Dom Kino, Moscow, USSR.
  Untitled, Center for Contemporary Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
  Untitled, F-4 gallery, Cheb, Czech Republic.
  Untitled, Institute of Art, Kharkiv, USSR.

- group:

2018 Permanent revolution, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary.
  City Kha. Vol.2, Municipal gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
  City Kha, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2016 TUTTI-FRUTTI, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2015 On the Verge. Ukrainian Art 1985-2004, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2013-2014 Collection platform 4: Emotions and technologies, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2014 There is a will - there is a chance, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine.
  The team without which I do not live, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2011 Collection platform 1. Circulation, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2010 What's up Sea? Rauma Biennale Balticum, Rauma Art Museum, Rauma, Finland.
  Diary of a madman, Regina Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
  Futurology, Center for Contemporary Culture GARAGE, Moscow, Russia.
2009 Russian Lettrism, Central House of Artist, Moscow, Russia.
2007 Vagina is my motherland, 52th Venice Biennale, Ukrainian Pavilion, Venice, Italy. 
  2nd Moscow bienalle, Moscow, Russia. 
  Russia, the Life and Adventures of Shed Number XII, Collins Building, Miami, USA.
  15 anos tiene mi amor, Espacio Minimo Gallery, Madrid. Spain.
  So Close/So Far Away, Be-PART, Waregem, Belgium.
  On Geekdom, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece.
2006 Postorange, Kunsthalle Karlplatz, Vienna, Austria.
2004 Manifesta5, San Sebastian, Spain.
  Moscow-Berlin 1950-2000, Central Historical Museum, Moscow, Russia.  
2003 Berlin-Moscow 1950-2000, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany. 
  50th Venice Biennale, Russian Pavilion, Venice, Italy. 
  Horizons of Reality, MUHKA Museum of Contemporary art, Antwerp, Belgium. 
2002 Sans Consentement, CAN, Neuchatel, Switzerland. 
  25th San Paolo Bienal, San Paolo, Brasil.  
2001 Winter Exhibition, Institute of Visual Arts, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA.
1999 After the Wall, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden.
  3rd Photography Triennale, Graz, Austria.
  Regards sur l'Ukraine, Passage de Retz, Paris, France. 
  The Future Is Now, Ukrainian Art of 90s, Muzej suvremene umjetnotnosti, Zagreb, Croatia.
1995 If I Were a German (Mikhailov, Solonsky, Bratkov), Galerie Andreas Weiss, Brotfabrik, Germany.
  Project for Europe, Turbine Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark.
1994 Alchemical surrender, with the support of the Soros Contemporary Art Center, the warship "Slavutich", Sevastopol, Ukraine.