CV

alinakopytsa.com
+41 76 666 77 81 alinakopytsa@gmail.com

Born: 1983, Poliske, Kyiv region, Ukraine
Education:
2006 MA National Technical University Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”
2020 BA Zurich University of Arts, Zürich Switzerland
2020 started MA at Zurich University of Arts, Zürich Switzerland

Solo exhibitions:

2020 – Play. Pause. Stop, The Naked room, Kyiv, Ukraine 2019 – TURN, Schcherbenkoart center, Kyiv, Ukraine 2018 – Something suggestive, In realty, Boston, USA 2017 – Mein Gott, Material, Zurich, Switzerland

2016 – Plug it, Lokal int gallery, Biel, Switzerland “Puppenhaus”, Sihlhhalle gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

2010 – Childhood Re-Creation”, Raum Junge Kunst /Ratskeller Lichtenberg, Berlin

2008 – “Personal Space”, finalist of the grant program “Public Space 07-08” of EIDOS Arts Development Foundation, Kyiv, Ukraine

– “Windows” within the program for young artists Center of Contemporary Art at NaUKMA and Swiss cultural program in Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

Group exhibitions:

2020 – Biennale Ve věci umění / Matter of Art 2020 (VVUMOA); Prague

2019 – Catch of the Year(s), Dienstgebaude, Zurich, Switzerland -♀— Positionen zeitgenössischer Künstlerinnen, Kunstpavillon,

Luzern, Switzerand
– Collapse Sink, Zurich University of Arts, Zurich, Switzerland

2018 – A Space of One’s Own, PinchukArtCentre Kyiv, Ukraine 2017 – Enter Art Foundation – 49 Contemporary Artists, Kantgaragen-

Palast, Berlin, Germany
– Die Grenze, an exhibition Organized by Goethe-Institut Moscow
– Textus, Visual Culture Research Center Kyiv, Ukraine
– Artwork, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine and Dworcowa gallery,

Wroclaw, Poland
– Bentega. Independent Kyiv Scene, SALÒ, Paris, France

2015 – Zero without a stick, Yermylovcenter Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine
– What in Me Is Feminine?, Visual Culture Research Center, Kyiv,

Ukraine
– Moved On!, Shcherbenko Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine

2012 – Gender in IZOLYATSIA, Medpunkt, IZOLYATSIA – platform for cultural initiatives, Donetsk, Ukraine

Awards and residences:

Nomination PinchukArtCentre Prize 2013, Kyiv, Ukraine
Nomination “MUHі 2012”, Kyiv, Ukraine
01.05.2010-09.07.2010 – residency in Kunst-Stoffe, Berlin, Germany

Publications:
NEW IMAGINARIES
Youthful Reinvention of Ukraine’s Cultural Paradigm
Edited and Translated by Marian J. Rubchak
Foreword by Martha Kichorowska Kebalo ISBN 978-1-78238-764-0

“The Right to Truth. Conversations on Art and Feminism” edited by Oksana Briukhovetska and Lesia Kulchynska, published by Visual Culture Research Center (Kyiv) in collaboration with European Alternatives (Paris)

Collection:

die Kunstsammlung Stadt Zürich