Oksana Chepelyk

6 Davidova b-d, #24
Kyiv, 253154 Ukraine
tel. +(380 44) 555 4376
E-mail to O.Chepelyk


Was born on February 14, 1961 in Kiev, Ukraine.


1978-1984 - Kiev State Art Institute, Kiev, Ukraine.
1986-1988 - Post-graduate course, Moscow, Russia.
1993 - Stage in CIES, Paris, France.
1996 - Stage in CREDAC, Paris, France (grant of French Government).

Fine Arts Workshops

- Art-voyage on Danube.
1991 - workshop in Gdansk, Poland.
1992 - workshop in Hagen, Germany.
1993 - workshop in Palanga, Lithuania.
1996 - workshop CREDAC in Paris, France.
1997 - workshop Cite Internationale des Arts, Paris, France (grant of city of Paris).
Maryland Art Place workshop in Baltimore, USA (grant of Artislink Program).

High fashion

1993 - "New Territory", Kiev, Ukraine.
"In Vogue", Vilnius, Lithuania.
1994 - "The Untamed Fashion Assembly", Riga, Lettonie.
"Art-Mode", Kiev, Ukraine.
1995 - "The Magic Needle", Kiev, Ukraine (1st prize).
1996 - "Alta-Moda", Kiev, Ukraine (Grand-Prix, grant of Pierre Cardin).


1988 - Union of Architects of Ukraine.
1993 - AIAG International Association of artists based in Germany.
1994 - RBK Artgroup, Germany.
1994 - Union of Artists of Ukraine.

Lives and works in Kyiv, Ukraine.

O. Chepelyk. The birth of Venus.

The birth of Venus.


Personal Exhibitions


  • "Is the clothes a shelter?", Action in Graphic Triennal, Art Gallery. Kiev, Ukraine.
  • "1+1", Luc Quyerel gallery. Paris, France.
  • "Mysteries of Eurasia", Cite International of Arts. Paris, France.
  • "Mysteries of Eurasia", Maryland Art Place. Baltimore, USA.
  • "Mysteries of Eurasia", Mayan gallery. New York, USA.


  • "Vagabond Island of Lesbos", "Slavoutitch" Center for contemporary art. Kiev, Ukraine.
  • "Breakfast on the grass", Luc Quyerel gallery. Paris, France.


  • "The Ways of our Memory", French Cultural Center. Kiev, Ukraine.
  • "Three States", Center for contemporary art "Barva". Kiev, Ukraine.
  • "Traces", French Cultural Center. Kiev, Ukraine.


"Storm of Trumpets", performance- installation, Hydropark. Kiev, Ukraine.


"Life of Structures", Cultural Center. Paris, France.


"Gross" action-installation, Hydropark. Kiev, Ukraine.

Group Exhibitions


  • "Great Ukrainian Women Artists-97", "Lavra'* city gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • "Art-Festival-97", National centre for contemporary Art. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • "1+1", "Lavra" city gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine (prize).


  • "Avant-garde", Kiev Art Union gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • "Vision-Art", National Art Museum. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • Bienalle "Plein Feux", CREDAC centre for contemporary art. Paris, France.
  • FIAC-96. Paris, France.

"Ukrainian Avant-garde", "Victoria" gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine.


  • "Imagination Creates Reality", Hagen Museum. Germany.
  • "Intuition and Constructionism", Panevejis city Art Gallery. Panevejis, Lithuania.
  • "Impreza-93", International Bienalle. Ivano-Frankovsk, Ukraine.
  • "RBK", Hagen gallery. Germany.
  • Youth Exhibition, Union of Artists of Ukraine Gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine.


  • "In the Steppes of Ukraine", Dissen Cultural Centre. Germany.
  • "Venice Carnival", "Triada" gallery. Sopot, Poland.


"In the Steppes of Ukraine", House der Begegnung. Munich, Germany.


"Electro-Hephest", "Rama-Art" gallery.  Moscow, Russia.


Last modified: 03/28/98