ZINAIDA KUBAR
Born 1975 in Kyiv, Ukraine.
EDUCATION
2017 BA in Fine Arts and Art History: National Academy of Arts, Kyiv, Ukraine

2009 BA in Psychology: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018
  • 4.5.0., WhiteBox, New York, USA
2017
  • Zinaida Art Auction, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Postmark Design National Competition Winner, Ukraine
  • Alms, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Zinaida's Happening, Lavra Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Dakini, Shevchenko National Museum, Kiev, Ukraine
2016
  • Flow, Lavra Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Not only, Lavra Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine
2015
  • MUTE, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine
2014
  • Black Beads, Scherbenko Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
2013
  • Zinaida Lihacheva's Beads (2010-2013), National Museum of Decorative Folk Art, Kiev, Ukraine
  • Autumn So Lovely, performance at Les Kurbas Academic Theater, Lviv, Ukraine
2012
  • Tree - red thread, Tree - transformation, Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kiev, Ukraine
2010
  • Z, Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kiev, Ukraine
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
  • Last Supper, SURFACES FESTIVAL, Venice, Italy
  • Dakini, SURFACES FESTIVAL, Venice, Italy
  • That is Borch, Food of War Project, Art Lima, Peru
  • Golden Butter, Food of War Project "Insect flesh", Mexico City, Mexico
2017
  • Grushivka. Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • White Tears, M17 Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine
2016
  • Clouded Lands, Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
2015
  • Black Beads, Venice Biennale of Contemporary Art, Palazzo Bembo, Venice, Italy
2014
  • IN KIEV. Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days S/S 2014, Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • VYTKANI. Ukrainian Fashion Week 2014, Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Transpersonality. Dialogue, project curated by Maryna Scherbenko within the framework of IV Arsenal Book Festival, Mystetskyi Arsenal, National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Autumn Is So Lovely, Literature and Art Festival «KobzarT», Lavra Gallery, Kyiv Ukraine
  • Autumn Is So Lovely, All Ukrainian Art Exhibition in honor of the 200 anniversary of Taras Shevchenko, Central House of Artists, National Union of Artist of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Vilnius, Lithuania Black Beads, installation, International Contemporary Art Fair Art Vilnius'14, LITEXPO. PULSE New York, New York, USA
2013
  • In&Out. Art Kyiv Contemporary 2013, International Forum of Contemporary Art, Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Autumn Is So Lovely. Days of Ukraine in Great Britain, London Science Museum, London, Great Britain
  • In&Out. Multidisciplinary International Festival GogolFest, Platform ArtKlaster, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Transformation. International Contemporary Art Fair New York Pulse, Metropolitan Pavilion, New York, USA
  • Because She Is a Woman (sculptural composition). «Kiev Horizons», Kiev Days in Vienna. Museum of Young Art (MOYA), Vienna, Austria
2012
  • Nashi baby. 7+2. ARSENALE 2012, 1st Kiev International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Transformation. Parallel program of the ARSENALE 2012, 1st Kiev International Biennale of Contemporary Art, М17 Contemporary Art Center, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • SHE. EuroFashion, Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Sculpture Impersonation, International Art Fair ART MONACO'12, Monte Carlo, Monaco
  • Love Sculpture, Miami River Art Fair, Miami, USA
  • Creation, Miami River Art Fair, Miami, USA
2011
  • Free.?!. «Independent», Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Tree of Life. «Picturesque Ukraine», Central House of the Artist, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Cosmic Egg. «Cosmic Odyssey», International Week of Contemporary Art, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Sacred Hi-tech. Socio-cultural project Kiev Fashion Park, Great Sculpture Salon, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Video art Oh, Woman, Existing on the Earth. Future Generation Art Prize, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Uzor Art Project, ART MONACO'11, Monte Carlo, Monaco
2010
  • Easter, International Art Fair Art Moscow 2010, Russia
  • Installation Our Babas 7+2, International Art Fair ARТ KYIV contemporary 2010, Ukraine
FASHION PROJECTS
2013
  • Blacksessories, London, UK
  • Autumn Is So Lovely, Lviv Fashion Week, Les Kurbas Theatre, Lviv, Ukraine
2012
  • PHOENETHEUS (in collaboration with Jean-Pierre Braganza), Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • PHOENETHEUS (in collaboration with Jean-Pierre Braganza), London Fashion Week, London, UK
  • Heart of Birch, Presentation of accessories capsule collection, Atelier 1 concept store, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • SHE, Presentation of art project during Frankivsk Fashion Week Days, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011
  • Collection "Cocooned", UFW, LFW
  • Bally, boutique design and shop window decoration, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Heart of Birch, performance, Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days, Ukraine
  • SHE, UFW, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • SHE, Concept store Atelier1, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Heart of Birch, Mercedes-Benz Kyiv Fashion Days, Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Live in Kiev, Show-room "THE ONE", Kyiv Ukraine
2010
  • Sunlight, Oxford Fashion Week, Oxford, UK
  • Sunlight, Lviv Fashion Week, Lviv, Ukraine
  • Collection "Vidlunnia", UFW, GFW, DFW, LFW
COLLABORATIONS IN FILM & MUSIC
2018
  • Artistic Advisor to Director, "Kobzar guild" by Babilon Film Company
2017
  • Woven Cubes, Stage Design, Barkevich Festival, Kiev Conservatory, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Music of Poetry, Valentin Silvestrov, CD Design
2016
  • Forest Dream, Stage and Costume Design, Miroslava Kotorovich, Ukrainian National Philharmonic Hall, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Prayer Beads of a Mysterious Rose, Scenography, Miroslava Kotorovich, Ukrainian National Philharmonic Hall, Kyiv, Ukraine
2012
  • Mova.me, project author and stage designer, Ukrainian National Philharmonic Hall, Kyiv, Ukraine


SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT
2017
  • Art Therapy for Autistic Children, teacher, "Balance" Neuro Correction Center, Kyiv, Ukraine
2015 - Present
  • ArtRehub, founder, director, Kyiv, Ukraine
2011
  • Raytse-egg, Charity project (in collaboration with the Icon concept store and the support of Korners auction house), Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Live in Kiev, City Culture Festival "I love Kiev", Lavra Gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Charitable auction Sacral High Tech, Kiev Fashion Park, Kyiv, Ukraine
RESIDENCY PROGRAMS
2018 - present
Con Artist Collective Fall Residency, New York, USA

2015 - present
Food of War, International Artist Collective

2015
Marina Abramovic: In Residence, Kaldor Public Art Project facilitator, Australia