ARTEM VOLOKITIN

Born 1981 in Eskhar (Kharkov region). Graduated from Kharkov State Academy of Design and Arts in 2005. Lives and works in Kharkov and Kiev.

Awards and Special Prizes:

2011 Nominees for the Future Generation Art Prize, Kyiv, Ukraine
2010 Studied at Anthony Gormley’s workshop, London, Great Britain
2009 1st Degree winner at PinchukArtCentre Prize, Kyiv, Ukraine
2008 First Prize for art decision at Non-Stop Media festival, Kharkov, Ukraine
2007 1st Degree winner at Eidos 2006-7, Kyiv, Ukraine
2006 Awarded the Grand Prix at Non Stop Media festival, Kharkov, Ukraine

Selected solo exhibitions:

2015 Operating Manual, Dymchuk Gallery, Kyiv
2013 Subtraction, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine.
2010 At home, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine
2009 Неro, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 Touch, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2008 Sisters, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine

Selected group exhibitions:

2016 10xYOUNG, Mystetska Zbirka Art Gallery, Kyiv
2015 Winter Art Show and Sale, Ukrainian Institute of America, New York, USA
2015 Hope!, The 56th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia, Venezia, Italy
2015 Art Copenhagen 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark
2015 New Perspectives: 8 Contemporary Artists from Ukraine, The Ukrainian Institute of America, New York, USA
2015 K?LNER LISTE 2015, Cologne, Germany
2015 Appeal to Beauty, Lavra gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 Premonition: Ukrainian Art Now, Saatchi Gallery, London, the UK
2014 Fear and Hope, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 Maidan Nezalegznosti, Yermilov Art Centre of Contemporary Art, Kharkiv, Ukraine
2013 Industrial Paradise , Institute of Problems of Contemporary Art, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 Presentation of NonStop Media festival, Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow,
2013 Exit. Ice objects in center of the city, Kharkov, Ukraine
2013 Claim to fame, Centre of contemporary art YermilovCentre, Kharkov, Ukraine
2012 Art Kyiv contemporary, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2012 The First Kyiv Biennale of Contemporary Art ARSEALE 2012, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv / Kharkov, Ukraine
2012 Collection Platform, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2012 Construction, Centre of contemporary art YermilovCentre, Kharkov, Ukraine
2012 Landscapes, Museum of Contemporary Art, Kyiv, Ukraine
2012 Social euphoria, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv, Ukraine
2012 Kharkov Station, Museum of Contemporary Art, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011 Independent, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011 Collection Platform, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011 Art Kyiv contemporary, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011 New Old Masters, National Gallery of Arts, Lviv, Ukraine
2011 Future Generation Art Prize@Venice, Palazzo Papadopoli, Venice, Italy
2011 Mr. Gold, Ya Gallery art centrer, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011 Big Guns, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine
2011 New Old Masters, Dnepropetrovsk Art Museum, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
2010 In Out, Ya Gallery art center, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine
2010 Future Generation Art Prize, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2010 Babyboom, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2010 Якщо/ Если/ If, PERMM, Perm, Russia
2010 Folk Contemporary. Landscape, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 Miniart, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 PinchukArtCentre Prize, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 Folk Contemporary. Portrait, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 Fence, GOGOLlFEST, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 Tuning, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 New Art from Ukraine 7, ARTVILNIUS 09, Vilnius, Lithuania
2008 Paper/Not Paper, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine
2008 Mix, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2008Content, GOGOLFEST, Kyiv, Ukraine
2008 Rugs and Combinatorics, Non-Stop Media festival, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine
2008 Moloda Sztuka Charkowa, Salon Posnania, Poznan, Poland
2008 Content, International contemporary art exhibition Kolorfest, Minsk, Belorussia
2007 Teenagers, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2007 Around the Sun, Kharkov State Art Museum, Kharkov, Ukraine
2006 Within format, Non-Stop Media festival, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine
2004 Exercises, Non Stop Media festival, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine
2003 Meeting, Non Stop Media festival, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine
2003 Poster. Question, Non-Stop Media festival, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine

Auction sales:

2014 Golden Section, Kiev, Ukraine
2013 Golden Section, Kiev, Ukraine
2012 Golden Section, Kiev, Ukraine
2011 Golden Section, Kiev, Ukraine
2010 Golden Section, Kiev, Ukraine
2009 Golden Section, Kiev, Ukraine