Mykyta Kadan

The Winner of the Main Prize, PinchukArtCentre Prize 2011

Born on November 26, 1982, in Kyiv. In 2007 graduated from the National Academy of Art and Architecture in Kyiv. He studied at the studio of Professor M.A. Storozhenko. Since 2004 is a member of artistic groups R.E.P. Since 2008 he is a member of curatorial association Hudrada. Painter, graphic artist, author of objects and installations, works in the urban public environment. Co-curator (within R.E.P. and Hudrada) of exhibitions. He lives in Kyiv. Nominated for the PinchukArtCentre Prize in 2009.


Selected exhibitions:
2011 – "Between ideology and identity", Labor projectspace, Budapest, Hungary;
2010 – "ЯКЩО/ЕСЛИ/IF", Museum PERMM, Perm, Russia;
2010 – "SUPERMARKET 2010 - the artist-run art fair", Stockholm, Sweden;
2009 – Exhibition of the shortlisted PinchukArtCentre Prize 2009 nominees, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine;;
2009 – "No more reality", Depo Contemporary Art Centre, Istanbul, Turkey;
2008 – "New Ukrainian painting", exhibition organized by Marat Guelman Gallery at the White Box gallery, New York;
2008 – "Fresh blood" Volker Deihl+Gallery One, Moscow;
2008 – "Alphabetical order", Index Contemporary Art Centre, Stockholm.