Artists

Olesia Khomenko

Born on November 26, 1980 in Kyiv. She graduated from the National Academy of Art and Architecture of Ukraine. She is a co-founder and member of R.E.P. group and curatorial group "Hudrada." Artistic strategies: the post-Soviet experience (in particular the problems of traditional academic art education today), a combination of aesthetic and political, issues of human relationship with space and etc. Resides in Kiev. Nominated for the PinchukArtCentre Prize in 2009.

Website: lesiakhomenko.com

Selected exhibitions:
2010 – "Minimal Differences", White Box, New York;
2010 – "ЯКЩО/ЕСЛИ/IF", Museum PERMM, Perm, Russia;
2009 – Exhibition of the shortlisted PinchukArtCentre Prize 2009 nominees, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine;
2008 – "For Good and Evil", Karas gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine;
2007 – "Generation.UsA", PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine;
2007 – "Progressive nostalgia" (as part of R.E.P group), Luigi Pecci Contemporary Art Centre, Prato, Italy;
2006 – "Private with Public", (as part of residence program) Foundation Center for Contemporary Art at Kyiv Mohyla Academy, Kyiv, Ukraine.