Art news from ‘Kiev’

Ya Gallery, Kiev: Artist’s Bedroom

Dmytro Moldovanov Artist’s Bedroom 10.07 – 05.08.13 Last Days of Pompeii, 2013, oil on canvas Unlike the author’s first personal project in Ya Gallery in spring, 2011, “Artist’s Bedroom” is a more intimate project that depicts the artist’s personal mythology through the images of his own room. However the

Ya Gallery Art Center, Kiev: Prism Tranquility

Prism Tranquility. Oleksandr Kadnikov 11.06 – 29.06.13 PREMATURE FALL, from series CRIMEARUBBER, 2010, digital print Ya Gallery Art Center presents new Oleksandr Kadnikov’s project Prism Tranquility as part of Vizii: International Visual Culture Festival. The photo project consists of works created in 2005-2013 and

PinchukArtCentre, Kiev: China China

“China China”, a group show of Chinese artists Ai Weiwei, Cao Fei, Chen Zhen, Sun Xun, Sun Yuan & Peng Yu, Xu Zhen, Yan Xing, Yang Fudong, Zhang Huan, Zhao Yao, Zhao Zhao 18 May 2013 – 6 October 2013 Ai Weiwei: Rooted Upon, 2009 – 32 pieces of tree trunks, and Fairytale, 2007 – [...]

PinchukArtCentre, Kiev: The Good buys the Evil

“The Good buys the Evil”, solo exhibition of Serhiy Bratkov in the context of РАС-UA 27 March 2013 – 21 April 2013 The Good Buys the Evil, 2013; Tea. Dog. Pasternak, 2012, video, 3’13’’ , To Leave To Forget, 2013 Photographs provided by the PinchukArtCentre © 2013. Photographed by Sergey Illin The PinchukArtCentre presents the [...]

Ya Gallery art center, Kiev: Rebranding

Cross, 2012, oil on canvas, 180X180 13.03 – 03.04.13 Rebranding. Anton Logov in Ya Gallery art center in Kiev In new Anton Logov's project – rethinking of the phenomenon of Symbol, from brand logos to sacral symbolism. In the first part of the project the artist is reflects on brands, masterfully inscribing elements of mass [...]

Collection Platform 4: Emotion and Technology at PinchukArtCentre

Damien Hirst, Resurrection, 1998–2003 and Never Gonna See You Again, 2008 Photographs provided by the PinchukArtCentre © 2013. Photographed by Sergey Illin. Collection Platform 4: Emotion and Technology 16 February 2013 – 21 April 2013 PinchukArtCentre continues the presentation of its collection showing Collection Platform 4: Emotion and Technology. The group exhibition includes 17 artists [...]

PinchukArtCentre, Kiev: Agentic Iced Etcetera

Lock, 2011. Video projection, MDF, wood, sound. Courtesy the Artist Photographs provided by the PinchukArtCentre © 2013. Photographed by Sergey Illin Solo exhibition by Tony Oursler "agentic iced etcetera" 16 February 2013 – 21 April 2013 The PinchukArtCentre (Kyiv, Ukraine) presents the first major solo exhibition by Tony Oursler in Eastern Europe entitled “agentic iced [...]

PinchukArtCentre, Kiev: Chicken

Solo exhibition by Jake & Dinos Chapman Chicken 16 February 2013 – 21 April 2013 SEX I, 2003, painted bronze, 246 x 244 x 125 cm. Photo Stephen White The PinchukArtCentre (Kyiv, Ukraine) presents the first solo exhibition of Jake & Dinos Chapman in Ukraine titled “Chicken”. At the centre of the exhibition stands the [...]

TSEKH Gallery: May there always be my mother, may there always be me

New art project in TSEKH gallery (Kiev, Ukraine) “May there always be my mother, may there always be me” Yuri Ermolenko 9.03. – 30.04.2013 On March, 9 2013 a new project, titled “May there always be my mother, may there always be me”, by Yuri Ermolenko will be presented in “Tsekh” gallery.  Though the painter [...]

Ya Gallery Art Center: Hidden Vegetation/ Sergei Degtiaryov

Hidden Vegetation. Sergei Degtiaryov 20.02 – 11.03.13 Vegetation. Quiet Life of a Wasteland…  Today we speak of vacuum, where past morality ended up in. But there are things that grow into this emptiness…  …I am not guilty that I organically grew into rusted constructs, disabled mechanisms, abandoned places. A civilized person, that I am, is [...]

Ya Gallery Art Center: Page-A-Day Diary – Pavlo Makov

19.12.12 – 28.01.13 Page-A-Day Diary. Pavlo Makov We are inviting you to the opening of the project that will take place on December 19th, from 19:00 to 21.30. Ya Gallery Art Center presents works of Pavlo Makov that have become pages of his new art book “Page-A-Day Diary” created in collaboration with Maryna Hlushchenko and [...]

21 Artists Shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize 2012

3 November 2012 – 6 January 2013 The PinchukArtCentre has the honour to present an exhibition of the 21 artists shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize 2010, a major international competition for artists up to 35. It will open on November 3, 2012 and will last till January 2013. Following the open, free and [...]

Zeh Gallery, Kiev: ALPHABET

Yaroslav Derkach ALPHABET 13.07 – 31.08.2012   Alphabet – is an established order of communication signs that is described by standardization and ease of use. It influences the reasoning and generates dialogue, that automatically gain above mentioned qualities. Thoughts/words become one-dimensional and due to the simplicity of alphabet use they become even excessive and are [...]

PinchukArtCentre, Kiev: CROWD

Crowd, Solo Exhibition of Zhanna Kadyrova in the context of РАС-UA 27 June 2012 – 19 August 2012 The PinchukArtCentre presents the 7th PAC-UA project – an exhibition by Ukrainian artist Zhanna Kadyrova. “Crowd” is a new series of works by Kadyrova especially created for the PinchukArtCentre. It is composed of glass panels containing collages [...]

Ya Gallery Art Center in Kiev: Context

From series Context, Lviv, photographer Maria Bykova, 2011, digital print 04.07 – 30.07.12 Context. Igor Yanovych Curated by Pavlo Gudimov Photographer – Maria Bykova Music – Yuriy Yaremchuk We are inviting you to the opening of the project that will take place in Ya Gallery Art Center in Kyiv, at 49B Khoryva Str., on July [...]

Ya Gallery art center, Kiev: Dominant

Fragment of exposition "Logs", Ya Gallery art center in Kyiv, 2011 08.06 – 14.07.12 Dominant. Olena Blank We are inviting you to the opening of Olena Blank's Dominant exhibition that will take place in Ya Gallery art center in Dnipropetrovsk at 17 Husenka St., from 19.00 till 21.30, on Friday, June 8th. I buy a [...]

Ya Gallery Art Center, Kiev: Dirt

06.06 – 22.07.12 Dirt. Sadan We are inviting you to the opening of the exhibition which will take place in Ya Gallery art center at 49b Khoryva Str., on June 6th, from 19:00 to 21.30. "Dirt as an inseparable part of the essence, dirt as an attempt to cleanse" – is the theme of the [...]

Ya Gallery Art Center, Kiev: Framing

Tiberiy Szilvashi, Framing, fragment of the object, 2012, wood, pitch Framing. Tiberiy Szilvashi 06.06 – 02.07.12 We are inviting you to the opening of the exhibition which will take place in Ya Gallery art center at 49b Khoryva Str., on June 6th, from 19:00 to 21.30. "To write "real" means to fall into the trap [...]

Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev: Forever Now

Maurizio Cattelan, AVE MARIA, 2007, polyurethane with metallic parts and clothes, dimensions variable Collection Platform 3: Forever Now 19 May 2012 – January 2013 PinchukArtCentre presents Collection Platform 3: Forever Now show, a comprehensive selection of nine artists, highlighting central work groups presented in a space devoted to each artist. The exhibition is located on [...]

Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev: Blanket, Garden, Tower, Cross, Fate

GARDEN TO MISSIS M., 2009–2010, from the graphic series “Gardens”, intaglio and drawing on paper, 200 x 200 cm “Blanket, Garden, Tower, Cross, Fate”, Solo Exhibition of Pavlo Makov in the context of РАС-UA 19 May 2012 – 17 June 2012 The PinchukArtCentre presents the 6th PAC-UA show featuring Ukrainian artist  Pavlo Makov “Blanket, Garden, [...]

Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev: Anish Kapoor

SHOOTING INTO THE CORNER, 2008–2009, mixed media, dimensions variable. Installation view Royal Academy of Arts, London 2009. Photo: Dave Morgan. Courtesy the artist Anish Kapoor, Solo Exhibition 19 May 2012 – 30 September 2012 The PinchukArtCentre (Kyiv, Ukraine) presents the first comprehensive solo exhibition by Anish Kapoor in Eastern Europe. The show includes a selection [...]

ARSENALE 2012: the first Kiev International Biennale

ARSENALE 2012: The First Kiev International Biennale of Contemporary Art 24 May–31 July 2012 www.arsenale2012.com ARSENALE 2012 will be the first Biennale to take place in Kiev, Ukraine. Under the Direction of Commissioner, Nataliia Zabolotna and artistic direction of renowned British Curator, David Elliott, the Biennale will be entitled The Best of Times, The Worst [...]

Ya Gallery, Kiev: The Rake

Heat 6, from series Rake, 2011, digital print Oleksandr Kadnikov The Rake 16.05 – 06.06.12 Kadnikov's method is original in a way that it is an installation frozen in photography. Instead of capturing a ready plot from the surrounding, the author constructs it himself, sculpts if from objects and symbols familiar to all the successors [...]

Tsekh Gallery, Кiev: SNOW

Rustam Mirzoev SNOW 27.04 – 19.05.2012 Snow in my work – it's just a clean canvas on which all these fences, wheels and benches are perceived very differently. The snow outside the window – it's "aggressive" white canvas, closing at the time  usual and not always a pleasant image, which becomes a huge snow master-pieces [...]

Ya Art Gallery, Kiev: Geo

  25.04 – 15.05.12 Geo. Anton Logov In his new project the artist is exploring earth as a part of geometry in the modern perspective on urbanism and human nature. Human aggression turns earth into abstract geometry. “The project unites earthly, geological resources (metals, silver, gold) in the concept of a modern city, and glazing [...]