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Oleksii Zolotariov

Born in Kyiv in 1985, Ukraine.

EDUCATION

2013 Residence in YSP, Wakefield, England
2003-2010 The National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture, Sculpture faculty, Kyiv, Ukraine
1996-2003 Taras Shevchenko State Art School, Sculpture faculty, Kyiv, Ukraine

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 “Transfer”. Danylo Halytskyi International Airport. Lviv. Ukraine
2017 “Interference”. Face Foundation, Kyiv, Ukraine
2016 “Shifted emphasis”, Iryna Fedder and Oleksii Zolotariov personal exhibition, Triptich Art gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 PROJEKT “ “. , (with APL315), G13 art space, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 “Maßstäbe”, WerkKunstGalerie, Berlin Germany
2013 “Tralfamadore”, (with Iryna Fedder), at the Embassy of Ukraine in Germany, Berlin, Germany

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 International Art Exebition – NorArt 2019 , Büdelsdorf, Germany 2019 «Reforming the Space» , M17 Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2019 KyivAtrWeek, Toronto Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 Astana Art Show, TCÈ art destination, Astana, Kazakhstan

2018 “Subjunctive” (VR project), Mytec gallery, Kyiv art week, Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 “More then sculpture” UA Gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2017 National Taras Shevchenko Museum. International project “Art and film Biennale. Trading illusions”. Together with German artists, Kyiv, Ukraine
2017 CORPUSCULUM II project, Lavra gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2017 Expo 2017, Future Energy, Astana, Kazahstan
2017 Ukrainian Sculpture Triennial, National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine 2017 “Сhumatsky shlyakh”, Museum of I. Honchara, Kyiv, Ukraine

2017 “SUMPTION”, in collaboration with Shumikhin Daniil, Dzyga gallery, Lviv, Ukraine 2016 “Transformation. Evidence” project. «Kunst-und Film Biennale Worpswede», Worpswede, Lower Saxony, Germany.

2016 “Kylym” art project, Art center “Lviv Art Palace”, Lviv, Ukraine, Zenko Art Foundation, Tatariv, Ukraine, Yermilov centre, Kharkiv, Ukraine.
2016 Sculptural project “The point of view. From West to East”, The National park of “Saint Sophia Cathedral”, Kyiv, Ukraine

2015 “Circle Wise, Circle Wise” project, Sudost Europa Kultur e.V, Berlin, Germany 2015 Х ART-KYIV Contemporary 2015, “Forum from private collections”, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine

2015 CanActions, international architectural festival, Kyiv,Ukraine
2015 VII Great Sculpture Salon, Project “Volume”, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine 2015 “Shaky borders” project , Heinrich Böll Foundation, Berlin, Germany
2014 “A New Ukrainian Dream” project , Forbes Ukraine Art Project , Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 Ukrainian Sculpture Triennial, National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 “THE SHOW WITHIN THE SHOW” project , Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine 2014 “Civil mysticism” project , Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 “Blinded by beauty” project , Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 “Sculpture PRO sculpture” project , Yermilov centre, Kharkiv, Ukraine
2013 “Energy of Stone” project, RedBlack Gallery, Art Kyiv Contemporary, Mystetskyi Arsenal Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 “Power IT and Life of Genius” project , museum “Spiritual Treasures of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 “Industrial Edem” project, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 “CONTEMPORARY UKRAINIAN ARTISTS” project , SAATCHI GALLERY, in the context of Ukraine Days in UK, London, England
2013 “Art. Design. Photo” photo” project , Shcherbenko Art centre, Kyiv, Ukraine 2012 Great Sculpture Salon at Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2012 International festival of contemporary sculpture “Kyiv Sculpture Project” , www.sculptureproject.org.ua , Kyiv, Ukraine
2011 Ukrainian Sculpture Triennial, National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine 2011 Great Sculpture Salon at Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011 Ukrainian Sculpture Triennial, National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine 2011 Ukrainian Exhibition for Independence Day of Kiev , National Union of Artists of Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
2010 Exhibition of National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 Exhibition of National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

Group GAZ (Grublyak Vasiliy and Zolotariov Oleksii)

2018 “T.A.Z”. Kyiv squats. Educatorium art space. Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 Astana Art Show, TCÈ art destination, Astana, Kazakhstan
2018 “Venue Atelier” Project, Cermodern gallery, Ankara, Turkey
2017 Ducatorium gallery. International project “Art and film Biennale. Trading illusions”. Together with German artists.
2017 “SUMPTION”, in collaboration with Shumikhin Daniil, Dzyga gallery, Lviv, Ukraine
2016 “BIRUCHIY comes CLOSER” project, Closer alternative art space, Kyiv, Ukraine 2015 ”Inspired Barbara”, Kyiv, Ukraine
2015 “Letters to the mayor” project with IZOLYATSIA, Mariupol, Ukraine
2015 “Dialogia” project Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2015 “Shaky borders” project, Heinrich Böll Foundation, Berlin, Germany
2014 “Open the doors to children (social project),” art space M17, Kyiv, Ukraine 2014 BIRUCHIY Contemporary Art Project, Biruchiy, Ukraine
2014 ART-KYIV Contemporary, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 Performance ” Acceptance Ceremony “, in collaboration with Oleksii Say, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 “PREMOTION” project: UKRAINIAN ART NOW”, SAATCHI GALLERY, London, England
2014 “Warm Ukraine” project , “Art Zbirka gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 BIRUCHIY Contemporary Art Project, Biruchiy, Ukraine
2014 Gogol-fest, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 Art-projekt “Armoury Room. Part One”, G13, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 Land-art “Springwindfest”, Kyiv, Ukraine
2014 “YOURS” Yermilov centre, Kharkiv, Ukraine
2014 “Freedom Square”, Yermilov centre, Kharkiv, Ukraine
2013 Interior of the Year, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 “ArtKyivContemporary”, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine 2013 “Industrial Edem”, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv, Ukraine 2013 BIRUCHIY Contemporary Art Project, Biruchiy, Ukraine

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2013 “Tralfamadore”, Iryna Fedder, Oleksii Zolotariov. Art Kyiv Contemporary, Mystetskyi Arsenal. Kyiv, Ukraine

SYMPOSIUMS and FESTIVALS

2013 Kulturfestival Wedding und Moabit
2013 BIRUCHIY Contemporary Art Project. Biruchiy, Ukraine 2012 Symposium of stone in Kaniv, Ukraine
2005 International symposium of stone in Croatia

SCULPTURES IN PUBLIC SPACE

2013 Sculpture “Bird” dedicated to Sergei Kuzminsky, Museum “Lychakiv cemetery”, Lviv, Ukraine
2012 Sculpture “PEAR” ,complex with fountain, park Poznyaki, Kyiv,Ukraine
2011 Sculpture “MOVEMENT OF SUPREMATISM”, m. Shuliavka «Bilshovyk», Kyiv, Ukraine

AWARDS

2012 – winner of the “Kiev Sculpture project”, Ukraine. Recognized as the best young sculptor in Ukraine according to the Kyiv Sculpture Project and went to a Yorkshire Sculpture Park to residence.
2016 – winner of the Kiev mayor Award. Kyiv City State Administration. Kyiv, Ukraine

Works