Alina Kleytman

Alina Kleytman was born in 1991 in Kharkiv , Ukraine.


Since 2009 she has participated in exhibitions in Ukraine and abroad, was a nominee of the Pinchuk Art Prize 2011 and a winner of the Non Stop Nedia Biennial. Alina has been also at a few art residencies In 2010, Alina in the building of the former stables oрened her own gallery laboratory <U Rozu > where she curated a lot of projects. Alina received her Bachelor’s degree in the Kharkiv State Аcademy of Design and Arts in the specialty of Monumental Sculpture in 2012. In 2013 she curated the project Room Temperature within the framework of Unrespectable of Boris Mikhailov . From 2012 to 2015, she studied at the Rodchenko Moscow School of Photography and Multimedia in the studio ” Video Art and Installation” and also “Photography, Sculpture, Video”. In 2015 Alina won the Pinchuk ArtCentre Special Prize for young artists. In 2017, Alina exhibited her works in Moscow, St.Petersburg , Кyiv, Budapest and Paris. She won the Public Choice Award at the Pinchuk Art Centre Prize 2018. Currently she lives and works in Kyiv.

Selected exhibitions

2018 A Space of One’s Own, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv
Vladey Monymental, Ekaterina Culture Fondation, Moscow
20 shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentrePrize 2018, Kyiv
Permanent Revolution, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Today I’m a Memaid. Tomorrow I’ll Be a Unicorn, Riga Photography Biennieal
Ha city, National Art Museum of Ukraine Kiev

2017 Hooray! Sculpture! Central Exhibition Hall MANEGE, St. Petersburg
REHEARSALS OF PLEASURE, Regina Gallery, Moscow
VERSUS , PinchukArtCentre, Kiev

2016 HOORAY! SCULPTURE!, Contemporary Art Center WINZAVOD, Moscow

2015 20 shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentre Prize 2015, Kyiv
Biennale Kiev Kyiv School ,Kiev

2014 BAROCCO 2014, Triumph gallery Moscow
MOSCOW CALLING, Ekaterina Culture Foundation Moscow
SHAVE MY HEART, Ermilov Contemporary Art Center Kharkov

2013 CHERNUKHA, Special project of 5 Moscow biennale, RuArts gallery, Moscow

Ukrainian news, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
ROOM TEMPERATURE, the framework of UNRESPECTABLE Boris Mikhailov,
Municipal Art Gallery, Kharkov
THE ONE MINUTES, Museum of Contemporary Art GARAGE, Moscow
SCULPTURE PRO SCULPTURE, Ermilov Contemporary Art Center Kharkov
24 ru/nl, Multimedia Art Museum Moscow

2012 CONSTRACTION, Ermilov Contemporary Art Center Kharkov
ENVIRONMENT, Contemporary Art Center Fabrika Moscow
ISOLATED GENDER, Contemporary Art Center Isolation Donetsk

2011 CAPTURE, PinchukArtCentre Prize 2011, Kiev

2010 MENSTRUATION TRANSFORMATION, Municipal Art Gallery Kharkov
GMO, curatorial project own gallery Y ROZU Kharkov

2009 ART A PRIORI: ACTUAL HISTORIES, Art museum Kharkov NUMBERS, together
with Nikolay Ridniy, Ludmila Bereznitska Gallery Kiev