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EDUCATION

OCAD UNIVERSITY - Toronto, ON | PRINTMAKING | BFA | 2011

COMMUNITY & ART

FOLK CAMP CANADA - Co-founder and Creative Director (2015 - Present)
KOSA KOLEKTIV - Co-founder, creative director, artist & craft workshop leader for urban Slavic folk arts collective in Toronto (2009 - Present)
LEMON BUCKET ORKESTRA - Illustrator and designer  (2009 - Present)
THE PATCH PROJECT – Selected artist (2013 - Present)
OMEGA ACCESS MEDIA GROUP - Board member (2015 - Present)
ST. VLADIMIR INSTITUTE - CULTURAL CENTRE - Board member (2017 - Present)

Projects

2017 | Art installation | Invictus Game Gala welcoming Team Ukraine | Liberty Grand
2017 | Graphic & Set Design for Zemlya, May 18, 2017, St. Vladimir Institute
2013 - 2016 | Class assistant, OCADU Printmaking department
2013 - 2016 | Event Co-ordinator, annual OCADU Book Arts Fair, OCAD University
2015 | Art & designer for Counting Sheep with Summerworks Festival at Black Box Theatre
Art & designer for Counting Sheep (interactive performance about the revolution in Ukraine) at St. Vladimir Institute
2014 | Faculty at KlezKanada, bookbinding workshop
2011-2012 | Board member KUMF, The Ukrainian Canadian Art Foundation
2011 | Screenprinting Instructor, Help Us Help the Children summer camp, Ukraine
2010 | Organizer and art director for Organic Streetscape Projekt, in and around Toronto

selected exhibitions

2015 | 2nd annual CURIO Shadow Box Show, Early Selkirk Gallery, Toronto
2014 | 17 Seasons, St. Vladimir Institute, Toronto
2013 |  "Штучки/Shtuchky", Shtos Tsikave, Lviv, Ukraine (solo)
"Штучки/Shtuchky", The State Historical and Cultural Reserve "Trypillian Culture,       Legedzine, Ukraine (solo)
SNAC Ukraine (Social Network Art Competition), Art People Gallery, San Francisco
SNAC Ukraine (Social Network Art Competition), Sylvana Gallery in Glendale, California
2012 | 100 Prints (Open Studio Annual Fundraiser), Palais Royale, Toronto
OCAD U Alumni Association Exhibition, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto
2011 | Маршрутка (maršrútka), KUMF Gallery, Toronto
The Art Cellar, St. Vladimir Institute, Toronto
The Show Off: the 96th Annual Graduate Exhibition, OCAD U, Toronto
The Next Big Thing, OCAD U Student Gallery, Toronto
Rock and Roll 3 Lithography Show, Function 13, Toronto
OCAD U Print Exchange Portfolio, OCAD U Printmaking Department, Toronto
2010 | Organic Streetscape Projekt (OSP) at Snowball Gallery, Toronto
Hermitage Youth Program Exhibition,Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
OCAD vs RMIT Print Exchange Portfolio, The School of Art Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
Six by Eight, The Paper Place, Toronto
Rock and Roll 2 Lithography Show, Sleeping Giant, Toronto
OCAD vs RMIT Print Exchange Portfolio, OCAD U Print Department, Toronto
Print Show, Studio 562, Toronto
Replicants, OCAD Great Hall, Toronto
2009 | OCAD vs Emily Carr Print Exchange Portfolio, OCAD Print Department, Toronto
Start Here, St. Vladimir’s Institute, Toronto
Whoa Nano! Heart Beat, Toronto
Rock and Roll Lithography Show, Whippersnapper, Toronto
2008 | Cultural Detritus, Paul Petro Special Projects, Toronto

residencies

2013 | Echo Luna, Legedzine, Ukraine
          Spark Box Studio, Picton, Ontario
2010 | Hermitage Youth Program, St Petersburg, Russia

grants & achievements

2013 | Ontario Arts Council Grant- National and International Residency
           Interview on CBC Radio, Here and Now, 17:45 - Jan. 4th
2012 | Shevchenko Foundation - Visual Arts Sector Grant
2011 | Honourable Mention, OCADU Printmaking Award

EDUCATION

2011 | OCAD University, Toronto, ON, Printmaking, BFA

publication & press

NOW MAGAZINE - Choice for Outstanding Design for Counting Sheep - Aug. 19, 2015
THE HAMILTON SPECTATOR - Print Article. A veggie tale wins the day for market art - Jun 1, 2014
GAZETA - Online Review. Review on "Shtuchky" exhibition at Something Interesting Gallery by Olha Shved - gazeta.ua - July 6, 2013
LVIV EXPRESS - Online + Print Review on Shtuchky" exhibition at Something Interesting Gallery by Julia Halushchak - lvivexpres.com - July 8, 2013
STAY WITH ME - Online interview on Shtuchky" project in Ukraine by Marta Borobets - staywithme.com.ua - June 27, 2013
SNAC UKRAINE -  Publication for selected artist and guest juror for semi finalists (2012)