Andrii Dostliev

b. 1984, Ukraine.

Education:

School of Form (Poland), Communication Design, BA, 2015
Donetsk National Technical University (Ukraine), Computer Sciences, MA, 2006

Selected personal exhibitions:

2021 — 'Black raven sang the water' @ KMBS, Kyiv, Ukraine
2021 — 'Black on Prussian Blue' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ Shcherbenko Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine
2020 — 'Licking War Wounds' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ Centrala, Poznań, Poland
2020 — 'I still feel sorry when I throw away food…' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ Ukraiński Dom, Warsaw, Poland
2019 — 'I still feel sorry when I throw away food…' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ European University Viadrina, Frankfurt (Oder), Germany
2019 — 'Fairy Castles of Donetsk' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ 20square7 gallery, Berlin, Germany
2019 — 'Vinnytsia Limbo: An unduly restrictive view of salvation' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ Dymchuk gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2019 — 'Licking War Wounds' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ iZone, Kyiv, Ukraine
2019 — 'I still feel sorry when I throw away food…' (with Lia Dostlieva) @ Tkuma Ukrainian Institute for Holocaust Studies, Dnipro, Ukraine
2019 — 'Anonymous' @ Stasjon K, Sandnes, Norway
2018 — 'Anonymous' @ PVS, Luck, Ukraine

Selected group exhibitions:

2021 (upcoming) — 'Imaginary Architecture for Imaginary Communities' @ Centrala, Poznań, Poland
2021 (upcoming) — 'Sensitivity. Contemporary Ukrainian Photography' @ Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2021 — 'Give us this day…' @ Galeria Arsenal, Białystok, Poland
2021 — Thessaloniki Queer Arts Festival @ online
2020 — 'Difficult Pasts. Connected Worlds' @ Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia
2020 — Futures Talents 2020 @ online
2020 — 'Dealing with Memory' @ Frappant gallery, Hamburg, Germany
2020 — 'Verified Amateurs' @ Hartslane, London, UK
2019 — MUHi Young Ukrainian Artists @ Taras Shevchenko Museum, Kyiv, Ukraine
2019 — II Biennale of Young Art @ Kharkiv, Ukraine
2019 — 'Careful With That Axe, Eugene' @ AKT, Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 — 'Ukrainian Photobooks. In between a personal history and politics' @ Rodríguez Gallery, Poznań, Poland
2018 — 'Conscious Sensation' @ Mystetskyi Arsenal — Mala Gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 — UNSEEN Dummy Award 2018 shortlist @ Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2018 — 'Instant Time' @ Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2018 — Open Out Festival @ Tromsø, Norway
2018 — 'I Lied in Visa Center' @ Gallleriapiù, Bologna, Italy
2017 — 'Reconstruction of Memory' @ DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
2017 — Festival of Young Ukrainian Artists @ Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine
2017 — 'Transcultural Emancipation' @ FLUC, Vienna, Austria
2017 — 'Tam, gdzie teraz' @ Labirynt Gallery, Lublin, Poland
2016 — 'Teraz w Polsce' @ Labirynt Gallery, Lublin, Poland
2016 — 'Reconstruction of Memory' @ Izolyatsia, Kyiv, Ukraine

Curatorial projects:

2021 (upcoming) — 'Imaginary Architecture for Imaginary Communities' @ Centrala, Poznań, Poland
2017 — 'Reconstruction of Memory' @ DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
2016 — 'Reconstruction of Memory' @ Ukraiński Dom, Warsaw, Poland
2016 — 'Reconstruction of Memory' @ Jeżyckie Centrum Kultury, Poznań, Poland
2016 — 'Reconstruction of Memory' @ Izolyatsia, Kyiv, Ukraine

Selected residencies:

2019 — Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen (Vienna, Austria), visiting fellow
2019 — AiR Sandnes (Sandnes, Norway)
2019 — Rucka Artist Residency (Cēsis, Latvia)
2019 — Serlachius residency (Mänttä, Finland)
2018 — 'Curating an archive' residency (Muzychi, Ukraine)
2018 — 'Conscious Sensation' research programme (Kyiv, Ukraine)
2017 — Kulturkontakt Artist in Residence Programme (Vienna, Austria)
2017 — The Gaude Polonia Scholarship Programme for Young Foreign Cultural Professionals (Warsaw, Poland)

Selected awards:

2020 — Malevich prize, finalist
2020 — Futures Talents 2020 (nominated by The Calvert Journal)
2020 — The Best Book Design Contest by Book Arsenal, Kyiv, shortlist
2019 — II Biennale of Young Art, 3rd prize
2019 — MUHi Young Ukrainian Artists, shortlist
2018 — Ukrainian Dummy Award, 1st prize
2018 — UNSEEN Dummy Award, shortlist
2018 — Nathan Altman's prize for young artists
2016 — First Ukrainian Dummy Award, shortlist

Selected publications:

Marta Romankiv, Łukasz Surowiec (editors), Projekty. Niezrealizowane historie sztuki, Lotny dom wydawniczy, 2021
Andrii Dostliev, Lia Dostlieva An unduly restrictive view of salvation (Vinnytsia Limbo), Turbinicarpus Books, 2020
Maya Hristova (editor), eep Vol. 1, EEP Berlin, 2019
Andrii Dostliev, Lia Dostlieva I still feel sorry when I throw away food - Grandma used to tell me stories about the Holodomor, Rodovid, 2019
II Biennale of Young Art - Catalogue, 2019
Instant Time - Catalogue, Mystetskyi Arsenal, 2018
Andrii Dostliev, Occupation, Turbinicarpus Books, 2017
Festival of Young Ukrainian Artists - Catalogue, Mystetskyi Arsenal, 2017
Andrii Dostliev, Ulyssonki, Turbinicarpus Books, 2017
Andrii Dostliev, 2. Weltkrieg in Blumen (Natürlich ohne die Blumen im Bild), Turbinicarpus Books, 2017
Anatoliy Tatarenko, Leo Trotsenko (compilers), Alternative Archeology: Luhansk, Periscope, 2016
Andrii Dostliev, The story of Henry Morton Stanley, who failed to find Dr. Livingstone and died from fever somewhere in Central Africa, Turbinicarpus Books, 2016
Andrii Dostliev, Peopling the Old Market Square - Project Catalogue, 2013