Svitlana Karuns'ka


Born in 1968 in Fastiv, a small village outside Kyiv.

1979-1986 - studied at the Shevchenko Republican Art High School in Kyiv.

1986-1992 - studied at Kyiv Art Academy, specializing in sculpture, under the supervision of master sculptor Borodai.

Since 1992 - the member of the Artists Union.

Actively exhibiting since 1987.

Awarded the competition to create the first prize sculpture award for the Roksolana Festival. 1992.

The works of Svitlana are in the collections of:

  • Artists Fund for the Artists Union of Ukraine
  • Helen Kryshtalowych - U.S.A.
  • Francois Loup - Switzerland
  • Andrew Torre - U.S.A.
  • Orysia Polishenko - U.S.A.

Svitlana Karunska. The family.

The family.




  • Great Women Artists of Ukraine, Lavra Gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • Exhibition "Polyphony", Kyivo-Mogilians'ka Academy Gallery. Kyiv, Ukraine.


  • Great Women Artists of Ukraine, Ukrainian House. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • All-Ukrainian Exhibition, Artists Union. Kyiv, Ukraine.


  • Squire, Sanders & Dempsey Exhibition. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • Art in Ukraine, Ukrainian State Museum of Fine Arts. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • International Women's Day Art Exhibition, "Brama" Contemporary Art Center. Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • "Family of Signs", Artists Union. Kyiv, Ukraine.


Diploma Exhibition, Ukrainian House. Kiev, Ukraine.


L'viv Renaissance Biennial,  Museum of Art. L'viv, Ukraine.


"Golden Line", Ukrainian Palace of Culture. Kiev, Ukraine.

Great Women Artists of Ukraine Exhibition Catalogue. Ukrainian House, Kiev, Ukraine. 1995.

First Prize Sculpture Award Created by Svitlana Karuns'ka for the Roksolana Festival. "Independence Newspaper", 1992.

L'viv Renaissance Biennial Exhibition Catalogue. Museum of Art, L'viv, Ukraine. 1991.


Last modified: 03/28/98