Oleksii Zolotariov


Born in 1985 in Kyiv. He completed his secondary education at the Taras Shevchenko National Secondary Art School, then entered the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture. After the Academy began active exhibition activities and work with street space and participation in sculpture symposiums. The author of two sculptures in the urban space: sculpture «PEAR», complex with fountain, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2012 and sculpture «Movement of Suprematism», Kyiv, Ukraine, 2011. Received a nomination for «best young sculptor» and was in Residence in YSP, 2012. One of the initiators of the production base for artists and architects S.O.M, 2012. Since 2013 in addition to his solo career, works in collaboration with Vasiliy Grublyak.

Selected exhibitions:

  • Kulturfestival Wedding und Moabit (2013, Berlin);
  • «Scale» (2013, WerkKunstGallery, Berlin);
  • Great Sculpture Salon (2012, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv);
  • Kyiv Sculpture Project (2012, Kyiv);
  • Group exhibition of National Union of Artists of Kyiv (2012, Kyiv);
  • Great Sculpture Salon (2011, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv);
  • Ukrainian Sculpture Triennial (2011, Kyiv).

Selected collections:

  • Voronov Art Fundation,
  • private collections in Ukraine, Germany.