Olexandr Gnylytskyi


(1961 -2009)

Born in Kharkiv in 1961.
Lived and worked in Kyiv, Ukraine and Munich, Germany.
Education: 1981 – 1987 – Department of monumental painting, Ukrainian State Academy of Art, Kyiv, Ukraine.
1976 – 1980 – Chair of theatrical scenery of Art School, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
1996 – Co-founder of the NGO “The Institution of unstable minds”, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2000 – 2002 – a movie artist, Munich, Germany.

Selected personal and group exhibitions:

2013 Racing with time: The Art of the 1960s – early 2000s, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2012 Gnilitskiy. Darwin Street, Yermylov Center, Kharkov, Ukraine
2011 “Hnilitsky. Cadavre exquis », National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 RESTART, Marine Art – Terminal, Odesa, Ukraine
2008 Humility and Fat, Ukrainian House, Collection gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2088 New Ukrainian Painting, White Box gallery, New York, USA
2008 An Ideal Age, Bloomsday ’08 Festival, Collection gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2006 Postorange, Kusthalle, Vienna, Austria
2006 New Space, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2006 Mediacomfort, Stella gallery, Moscow, Russia
2005 Reality Check, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine
2004 The Age of Romanticism, Central House of Artist, Kyiv, Ukraine
2003 First Collection, Central House of Artist, Kyiv, Ukraine
2003 Donumenta, Festival of Ukrainian Art, Ost Deutche gallery, Regensburg, Germany
2000 New Directions, Central House of Artist, Kyiv, Ukraine
1999 The Future is Now, Ukrainian Art of the 90-s, Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Croatia
1999 Look at Ukraine, Passage de Retz, Paris, France
1993 Angels over Ukraine, Apostolic Church, Edinburgh, Scotland
1992 Dialogue with Ukraine, Villa Stuck, Munich, Germany
1990 Babylon, Youth Palace, Moscow, Russia
1988 All-Union Exhibition of Young Artists, Manege, Moscow, Russia
1987 Youth of the Country, Central House of Artist, Kyiv, Ukraine