Name: Mykola Ridnyi
Place of Birth: Kharkiv, Ukraine
Year of Birth: 1985
Areas of Work: Multidisciplinary (video, photography, sculpture, installation…)
2002 – 2008 Kharkiv State Academy of design and arts
Work as individual artist as well as member of SOSka group
2005–2010 – curated gallery-laboratory SOSka - independent platform for developing local culture sphere in Kharkiv.
2009 - «New history. Contemporary art from Eastern Europe in traditional art museum», Kharkiv museum of art – curated by SOSka group
Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2011 “Documents”. Small gallery of Art Arsenal. Kyiv
Selected Group Exhibitions:
“Test”. In collaboration with Azat Sarksyan. Santa Fe Art Institute. Santa Fe
“If. Ukrainian art in transition”. Curated by Ekaterina Degot. Museum of contemporary art PERMM. Perm
“Inter-Cool 3.0”. HMKV / Dortmunder U. Dortmund
“Memorial”. Project We. Turin
«Wakefield Meadows». Curated by Anca Mihulet. Pavilion UniCredit. Bucharest
«The future was yesterday». Gallery SC. Zagreb
«Rebellion mausoleum». Curated by Anatoliy Osmolovsky. Stella art foundation. Moscow
“New Print Politics: Post-Soviet Politics and Contemporary Art”. Ukrainian Institute of modern art. Chicago.
«Grabbing at straws». Curated by Negative Capability (Chris Sharp, Joanna Fiduccia). Studio Guenzani. Milan.
“The Art World”. Feinkost gallery. Berlin.
“Critically in between”. Curated by Victor Misiano. Art-Athens. Athens.
“Communities”. Gallery “Arsenal”. Byalystok