oleg tistol

Born in 1960 in the village of Vradievka, Mykolaiv region, Ukraine. Graduated from the Republican Art School in 1978, Kiev, Ukraine. In 1984 graduated from the Lviv State Institute of Decorative and Applied Arts, Lviv, Ukraine. Painting. Represents Ukrainian "Neo-Baroque" art-style. The Author's works are presented in PinchukArtCentre, Kiev; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Norton Dodge Collection, USA Museum of History of Moscow, the Ministry of Culture of Turkey, the Foundation Christoph Merian Stiftung, Basel, Switzerland, and in private collections in Switzerland, the UK, Denmark, Germany, Norway, Finland, Ukraine and Russia. Lives and works in Kiev, Ukraine.

Selected exhibitions and art-projects: 

- solo:

2013     М:2, Dymcuk Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.
2011     Mythology of Happiness, Gallery Salon Vert, London, UK.
              Memories Interpretation, Black Square Gallery, Miami, USA.
2010     RESTART, Modern Art Research Institute, Kiev, Ukraine.
2009     KHUDFOND 2009, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia.
              Assorti, "Ya" gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.
2007     Classwork, "Ya" gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Television, World Bank property, Moscow, Russia.
2006     Ararat-06, "Ya Design" gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Television, "Zekh" gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.

- group:

2013     Industrial Eden, Institute of Contemporary Art, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Modern Ukrainian artists, Saatchi Gallery, London, Great Britain.
              Odessa Biennale of Contemporary Art, Odessa, Ukraine.
              August Agenda, Dymchuk Gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine.
              Race with time: The Art of the 1960s – early 2000s, National Art Museum of Ukraine,                               Kiev, Ukraine.
2012     Perspective, Great Sculpture Salon 2012, Mistets'kiy Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine.
              Myth Ukrainian Baroque, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Archive, Sumy Municipal Gallery "Smuga", Sumy, Ukraine.
            Fourth Dimension, international symposium of contemporary art "Biruchiy 012".                    2011     Art-Kyiv Contemporary 2011, Mistets'kiy Arsenal, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Art Moscow 2011, Central House of Artists, Black Square Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
              20 years of presence, Modern Art Research Institute, Kiev, Ukraine. 
              НезалежнІdependent, Mistets'kiy Arsenal, Kiev, Ukraine.
              11ème Festival Européen de la photo de nu, Arles, France.
              Art Chicago 2011, Black Square Gallery, Chicago, USA.
              Space Odyssey 2011, Mistets'kiy Arsenal, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Ukrainian artists, "Albert Benamou" gallery, Paris, France.
              SCOPE, International Contemporary Art Show, Black Square Gallery, New York, USA.
              Art Palm Beach Art fair, Black Square Gallery, Florida, USA.
              MIA art Fair, Black Square Gallery, Miami, USA.
2010     VozhdіLєnіє, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine.
              Art-Kyiv Sontemporary 2010 Mistets'kiy Arsenal, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Star Wars, Art Center named of "Alexander Korobchinsky", Odessa, Ukraine.
              RESTART, Modern Art Research Institute, Kiev, Ukraine. 
2009     KHUDFOND, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia.
              RESTART, Marine Terminal Art, Odessa, Ukraine.
              Ukrainian New Wave, National Art Museum, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Art-Kyiv Contemporary 2009, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine.
              Great Sculpture Salon, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2008     Will to immeasurable, Kiev Museum of Russian Art, Kiev, Ukraine.
              The ideal age, "Collection" Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Art-Kyiv Contemporary 2008, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2007     Russia, as part of Art Basel Miami, Collins Building, Miami, USA.
              Reflection, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine.
2006     Made in UKR, "Zekh" gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.
              The new space, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine.
              Television, "ARTStrelka projects" gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2005     Reality Check, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2004     A Farewell to Arms, Arsenal, Kiev, Ukraine.
2003     "Natsprom" (together with N.Matsenko), "Guelman" gallery, Moscow, Russia.
              The first collection, Central House of Artists, Kiev, Ukraine.
2002     National Geography, Guelman Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.
               Beyond the threshold, the Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.
2001     First Ukrainian Project, 49th Biennale of Contemporary Art, Venice, Italy.
2000     Intervals, National Art Museum, Kiev - Museum Henie Onstad, Oslo.
               Paintings, "Atelier Karas" Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine.