LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
Yulia Zakharova was born in Kyiv. Graduated from Kyiv National Economic University. V. Hetman. In 2010-2013 she studied the history of art and academic drawing on private lessons in V. Laptieva's studio. In 2014 -2015 she studied at the School of Contemporary Art at the Institute of Contemporary Art in the direction of "artist". In 2019 she studied at the Kyiv Academy of Media Arts in the direction of "artist".
Since 2016 she is a co-founder of the Art Group Light. With the Art Group Light, a number of exhibition projects in galleries and public space were implemented. In 2016 with the Art Group Light became the finalist of All-Ukrainian Contest for young artists named after N. Altman (performance “Connections”). In 2021 became a finalist of MUHi 2021 Young artists contest.
She works in such media as painting, installation art, video, sound and photography. In her works she investigates the problems of individual and collective memory, time, trauma and posttraumatic syndrome, environment and urbanisation, as well as self-awareness in the modern information society. Lives and works in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Below is a list of selected exhibitions and contests.
2021 “In Memoriam”. “Dzyga” Gallery. Lviv, Ukraine
2020 «Piedmont dreams». Montecchi Capuleti. Kyiv, Ukraine
2021 MUHi 2021 Young artists contest. Centre of Contemporary Art M17. Kyiv, Ukraine
2020 “Portal Art Prize 2020”. “Portal 11” Gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine
2020 “One day after…”. Museum of Kyiv history. Kyiv, Ukraine
2020 “Habitat”. “Lavra” Gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine
2020 “Sabina gallery”. KAMA. Kyiv, Ukraine
2019 “Entropia». Metaculture. Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 “I am SINoptic”. Act. Art-factory "Platform". Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 “27/7”. Act. Art-factory "Platform". Kyiv, Ukraine
2017 “Her space”. Art Space "Lab24". Kyiv, Ukraine
2016 “In Silence”. Art Space „SKLO”. Kyiv, Ukraine
2016 “Life after...”. Art-factory "Platform". Kyiv,
WHO I AM
I'm multidisciplinary artist working in different media
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