alinakleytman@gmail.com







Alina Kleytman was born in 1991 in Kharkiv, Ukraine. Since 2009 she has participated in exhibitions in Ukraine and abroad, was a nominee of the Pinchuk Art Prize 2011 and a winner of the Non Stop Media Biennial. Alina has been also at a few art residencies . In 2010, Alina in the building of the former stables opened her own gallery-laboratory where she curated a lot of projects. Alina received her Bachelor's degree in the Kharkiv State Academy of Design and Arts in the specialty of Monumental Sculpture in 2012. In 2013 she curated the project Room Temperature within the framework of Unrespectable of Boris Mikhailov. From 2012 to 2015, she studied at the Rodchenko Moscow School of Photography and Multimedia in the studio "Video Art and Installation" and also "Photography, Sculpture, Video". In 2015 Alina won the Pinchuk ArtCentre Special Prize for young artists. In 2017,  Alina exhibited her works in Moscow, St.Petersburg, Kyiv, Budapest and Paris. She won the Public Choice Award at the Pinchuk Art Centre Prize 2018. 




Currently she lives and works in Kyiv.




Selected exhibitions:


2019


I’M THE WORST? LOOK AT ME, Kyiv Art Week Kyiv

KHARKOW SCHOOL, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv




2018


A Space of One's Own, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv

Vladey Monumental, Ekaterina Culture Foundation, Moscow

20 shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentrePrize 2018, Kyiv

Permanent Revolution,  Ludwig Museum, Budapest

Today I’m a Mermaid. Tomorrow I’ll Be a Unicorn, Riga Photography Biennial

Ha city, National Art Museum of Ukraine Kiev 



2017


Hooray! Sculpture!, Central Exhibition Hall MANEGE, St. Petersburg

BENTEGA INDEPENDENT KIEV SCENE, SALÒ, Paris

REHEARSALS OF PLEASURE, Regina Gallery, Moscow

VERSUS , PinchukArtCentre, Kiev



2016


HOORAY! SCULPTURE!, Contemporary Art Center WINZAVOD, Moscow



2015


20 shortlisted artists for the PinchukArtCentre Prize 2015, Kyiv

Biennale Kiev Kyiv School ,Kiev 



2014


BAROCCO 2014, Triumph gallery Moscow 

MOSCOW CALLING, Ekaterina Culture Foundation Moscow 

SHAVE MY HEART, Ermilov Contemporary Art Center Kharkov 



2013


CHERNUKHA, Special project of 5 Moscow biennale, RuArts gallery, Moscow

Ukrainian news, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw

ROOM TEMPERATURE, the framework of UNRESPECTABLE Boris Mikhailov, Municipal Art Gallery, Kharkov

THE ONE MINUTES, Museum of Contemporary Art GARAGE, Moscow 

SCULPTURE PRO SCULPTURE, Ermilov Contemporary Art Center Kharkov 

24 ru/nl, Multimedia Art Museum Moscow 



2012


CONSTRACTION, Ermilov Contemporary Art Center Kharkov 

ENVIRONMENT, Contemporary Art Center Fabrika Moscow 

ISOLATED GENDER, Contemporary Art Center Isolation Donetsk 



2011


CAPTURE, PinchukArtCentre Prize 2011, Kiev 



2010


MENSTRUATION TRANSFORMATION, Municipal Art Gallery Kharkov  

GMO, curatorial project own gallery Y ROZU Kharkov 



2009


ART A PRIORI: ACTUAL HISTORIES, Art museum Kharkov 

NUMBERS, together with Nikolay Ridniy, Ludmila Bereznitska Gallery Kiev