Nikolay Karabinovych – artist, researcher, DJ.

Born in Odessa, Ukraine in 1988.

In 2011 graduated from Odessa National University Mechnikov, Department of Philosophy. Since 2019 studies at the Higher Institute for Fine Arts (HISK) in Ghent.
Since 2009 Nikolay Karabinovych have been taking part in numerous group exhibitions, performances and other projects.

Works with video, texts, performative and visual practices.

Lives in Gent and Kyiv.

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krbnvch@gmail.com

Education:

2019–2020 Higher Institute for Fine Arts HISK, Gent, Belgium
2019 Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg, Austria 
2006–2011 National University Mechnikov, Department of Philosophy. Odessa, Ukraine
2012 Odessa National Polytechnic University, Odessa, Ukraine

 

Solo Exhibitions:
2019

Sweet Pit, Maslo, Khmelnitsky, Ukraine
From Sea to Sea, Hit Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia

2018

Сabinet of Neue Judische Kunst, Noch, Odessa, Ukraine
It seemed that something would happen, Museum of Modern Art, Odessa, Ukraine

2017

Gypsytechno, Closer, Kiyv
7 minets, Kreuzberg Pavillon, Kassel, Germany
Мояследующаявыставка, Museum of Modern Art, Odessa, Ukraine
Вместовыставки, Detenpyla, Lvov

2015

Sore, Arteria space, Odessa, Ukraine

2014

Holy Kazimir, TeaFactory, Odessa, Ukraine

Select Group Exhibitions:

2019

Winter Solstice Festival, Komplot, Brussels
Today We Will Invent the Nations, Kmytiv museum of Soviet art, Kmytiv, Ukraine
Brave Factory, Kyiv
Scenography as a place of longing, KunstQuartier, Salzburg
Spring (Summer, Fall, Autumn) of Nations, BWA, Tarnow
Archive of Random Rendez-vous. Department of Plays, TICK TACK, Antwerpen, Belgium
Construction, Dnipro, Ukraine
Open Studios, Hisk, Gent, Belgium
Ain’t nobody’s business, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv
Fragile State, Museum of Modern Art, Odessa, Ukraine

2018

The SWAP: UK/Ukraine Residency Programme, Toxteth TV, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Ukraine: Learning From a Good Neighbour 1918-2018, Pasinger-fabrik, Munich, Germany
Polylog, Museum of Modern Art, Odessa, Ukraine
Brave Factory, Kyiv
14 x 14 Vermessung des Donauraums. Positionen aktueller Kunst. Momentaufnahmen. Odessa, Ukraine
Countryside practices, Kunsthalle Lustdorf, Odessa, Ukraine
The Human Condition, Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center, Moscow
Shelter Festival-Laboratory, Helsinki
20 shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentre Prize, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv
In Parallel Spaces, Noch Besser Leben, Leipzig, Germany 

2017

Bandera MYTHEN DER WIRKLICHKEIT, Gorki, Berlin
Carpet`s Pattern, MATCA, Cluj, Romania
Muhi 2017 – Young Ukrainian artists, National Shevchenko Museum, Kiyv
Mojet!, Vladikavkaz, Russia
Countryside practices: Seasonal Closeness, Kunsthalle Lustdorf, Odessa, Ukraine
5th Odessa Biennale, Odessa, Ukraine
WORK HARD! PLAY HARD!, Minsk
Hosting the inhuman, MMOMA, Moscow

2016

Invisible borders, Impact Hub, Odessa
Frierfest, TeaFactory, Odessa
Everyday practice, Arteria space, Odessa

2015

16 shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentre Prize, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv
4th Odessa Biennale, Museum of Modern Art, Odessa
The coefficient of Independence, America House, Kyiv
Enfant Terible. Odessa Conceptualism, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv,
Maritime Hedonism, 8bitgalery, Kyiv
Valentin Valentin Valentin, Arteria space, Odessa
 

Performances:

2019

Ways of suicide by flag, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv
Archive of random rande vouz, Tic Tac, Antwerp, Belguime 

Conference presentations / Discussions / Workshops

2019

On Sergei’s Anufriev practice, Closer, Kyiv
In conversation with Ksenia Malykh, Maslo, Khmelnitsky, Ukraine
Diskusia s Nikolayom Karabinovychom,VŠVU, Bratislava, Slovakia
In conversation with Nikita Kadan, Green theater, Odessa, Ukraine
(In)visible bodies: gender, sexuality and cultural institutions, Mimosa House, London
Creating rouine, Method found, Kyiv, Ukraine
Methods of imitating the art community during transition periods, Impact Hub, Odessa, Ukraine

2018

Artist talk, The John Lennon Art & Design Building, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Aman, Aman!, Institute of Philology, Taras Shevchenko National University, Kyiv
Sound and Conflict, Universität für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna
Stilinovici, Closer, Kyiv
Artist talk, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv

2017
51Zero Festival, Rochester, United Kingdom
Ждать и присматривать, Steinbarg 23, Chernivtsi, Ukraine
Asylum Arts retreat, Warsaw

2016

How to Dj Nahman Techno, Breslav center, Tel Aviv

2014

5 Lectures about Balkan music, Odessa, Ukraine

Residencies

2019
Forum Regionum, Dnepr, Ukraine
The Big Shift: the 1990s. Avant-gardes in Eastern Europe and Their Legacy, Museum of Modern Art plus Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, MG+MSUM, Ljubljana

2018
The SWAP: UK/Ukraine Residency Programme, Liverpool Biennial, United Kingdom

 

Awards and nominations:

2018

First Special Prize of Pinchuk Art Prize, Kyiv

2017

Finalist of MUHI (Young Ukrainian artists) prize, Kyiv

2015

Finalist of Pinchuk Art Prize, Kyiv