On October 30, in new cultural space of Kyiv Spivakovska ART:EGO, was held a personal paintings exhibition of well known Kiev artist Olga Koval. On exhibition, entitled «Typology of life», were presented pictures painted in a unique author's technique with usage of python skin. Unusual cultural evening was adorned with live tropical butterflies.
The evening was opened by the founder of the gallery - Lika Spivakovskaya, as well as the mistress of the evening Olga Koval: "Contemporary art - a performance, some blend of art, music, live voice, elements of nature and installations. It must touch all aspects of human senses at the same time to maximally reveal the artist's vision and to bring the full range of feelings to the audience,"- said the artist, author and organizer of charity art project "Beauty Against Cancer", as well as social art project "Relay race".
During the evening, visitors can enjoy a solo performance of Aida Nikolaichuk - winner of the X-factor-4, and saxophonist Alexander Sivak, soloist of the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine. The evening was ended with a positive review of well known Kyiv artist, Andrei Kulagin, owner of Vatican's gold medal for his contribution to world art.
The guests of the art exhibition were: Alex Gladushevsky, producer of STB channel, Katerina Shevchenko, heroine of «CosmoLady», Alexander Pavlovsky, a benefactor of the project "Beauty Against Cancer", a well-known stylist Alexander Ukrey and others.
The exhibition will be held from October 31 to November 12 at the gallery ART: EGO at Skasaganskogo str. 59 B.
PARTNERS OF ART EXHIBITION: Gallery Spivakovska ART:EGO, social photo project "Darim Foto", eco-baked "Vkusnye Melochi", "Tropical butterflies” babochki.kiev.ua, videopartner «Intellect Production», a design studio «Starter», Stylist Alexander Ukrey.
Olga - professional Kiev artist, who developed her own author's technique with usage of python skin. Her artworks were noted by the diploma of the International Museum in Oslo, Norway.
At present, Olga works in the style of expressionism. At the same time her work is not limited only by painting - many artists of Ukraine and other countries such as VIA "Kobza", "Ukrainski vechornytsi", German ballet «Pas de Deux» and other are proud of her art projects in stage costumes.
Olga’s pictures are in private collections of France, USA, Spain, Germany, Poland and well-known Ukrainians: President of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma, the players of FC "Dynamo" - Taras Michalik, Eugene Hacheridi, Alexander Aliev, Andriy Nesmachniy, Leonid Buriak.
Presently, Olga Koval is engaged in painting, murals, stained glass painting, teaches painting at the art studio "Tvorcha Kuhnya" and shares her experience with master classes.
Creative credo: Beauty is granted to us from above. Beauty is everywhere, just need to see it.
Year of birth: 1980
1997 - Graduated from art studio named after Ostashinsky (laureate of international contests).
1992 – Was awarded with the diploma of the international drawing museum Oslo and a trip to Norway.
1993 - Developed illustrations for N.O. Ostashinsky’s books of poetry.
2002 - graduated from the "Kiev State University of Technology and Design" (KSUTD) with a master's degree; Department of "Design" specialty "fashion designer", including an internship in Paris School of Art.
Art Projects in show business – stage costumes for Asia Ahat, Alina Grosu, VIA "Kobza", VIA "Ukrainski vechornytsi", German ballet «PAS DE DEUX» and others.
2000 - Laureate of fashion designers "Fashion antiaids" - 2nd place. (Lviv).
2002-2010 - A practicing artist.
2009 - Personal exhibition of painting "Beauty around us" (Fastov state museum of local lore).
2009-2010 - Development of an experimental author’s painting technique with the use of python skin.
2010 - Laureate of the international art contest «Artweek» - 2nd place in the category of "experimental art". (Kyiv) - paintings with usage of python skin. The artist was inspired by Olga Sumska image to create her "Roksolana" painting.
2012 - Teacher of art at the Art Center "Mystetskii Korydor" – art studio " Tvorcha Kuhnya" (SC Arcadia).
Participator of All-Ukrainian National Union of Artists exhibition NUAU Ukraine "Ukraine and sport" - a triptych "Relay race".
- A horse that was decorated by the artist Olga Koval, takes part in a charity project Margarita Sichkar «Baby Horse-Parade» on behalf of the "Nebesna Krynica" company.
2013 - Personal exhibition "Relay race" is open for tours at the NSC “Olimpiyskiy”.
Personal exhibition of paintings "Relay race" is open for tours at the "Dynamo" stadium.
- All-Ukrainian exhibition of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine NUAU - "Young Art of young country", diptych "Streams of energy".
- Painting "Stadium-legend. Olimpiyskiy" is represented in the historical museum of NSC “Olimpiyskiy ".