Cohan Vitaliy

Architecture sculpture 3 300х250 cm, metal, 2019
Date of Birth: 1978
Place of residence: Kharkiv

Born in 1987 in Sumy. Painter, graphic artist, author of installations, photos, videos and landscape art robots. Resident of BIRUCHIY since 2013.


Graduated from Sumy Higher School of Arts and Culture named after D. Bortniansky and Kharkiv State Academy of Design and Arts.

Personal exhibitions:


GRAPHICS, ART-OBJECTS, Kharkiv Municipal Gallery, Kharkiv;


Time Capsule, Stedley Art Foundation, Kiev, Ukraine;

Mara II, together with Catherine Buchachko, Port creative hub, Kyiv, Ukraine;


Mara I, together with Catherine Buchachko, Port creative hub, Kyiv, Ukraine;


PC 1 500 N, Municipal Gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine;


Cerstve ovocie, Efremova 26 Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine;

Foundation, within the framework of the International Biennial of Youth Projects NonStopMedia, Kharkiv Municipal Gallery, Ukraine;

Nothing New, AcademyArt Gallery, Sumy, Ukraine;


Other / Unknown technique, VOVATANYA Gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine;

Indeed for a while, as part of the K.A.I.R. Residency Program, Kosice, Slovakia;


Kharkiv Municipal Gallery, Ukraine;

Between Dog and Wolf, Gallery 21, Sumy, Ukraine;


Ideas Conservation, together with Ivan Svitlychny, Garage Gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine;

New History, together with Ivan Svitlychny, Kharkiv Art Museum, Kharkiv, Ukraine;


Night, with Oleg Karpeev and Arthur Samofalov, WTO Sumy Gallery, Ukraine;

Night, with Oleg Karpeev and Arthur Samofalov, Irena Gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Group exhibitions:


“FRONTIER Art and Virtual Reality Festival”, CAC M17, Kyiv, Ukraine;


Exhibition of PinchukArtCentre Award nominees, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine;

Raskraski, BIRUCHIY special project within Kyiv Art Week, Toronto Center, Kiev, Ukraine;

Utopia: Transformations of the Ukrainian East, Isolation. Platform for Cultural Initiatives, Kyiv, Ukraine;

Census, Afro-Asian Institute, Graz, Austria;

Kha City, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine;

The city of Kha. Kharkov is avant-garde. Vol 2, Kharkiv Municipal Gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine;


Baba Reed Landscape Art Festival, Lviv, Ukraine;

OpPORTunity, Port creative hub, Kyiv, Ukraine;

White Triptych, Shukhliada exhibition environment, Festival of Young Ukrainian Artists, Mystetskiy Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine;

Art and Film Biennale Kyiv / Trading Illusions, National Museum of Taras Shevchenko, Kyiv, Ukraine;

Forpost. Painting, Graphics, Sculpture of Artists of East and South of Ukraine, Art-Chair Gallery, Lutsk, Ukraine;

The song about Petrel. Short Course, Project of Kharkiv Municipal Gallery / 5-Odessa Biennale of Contemporary Art, Odessa, Ukraine;

Kyiv Art Week, Kyiv, Ukraine;

Land art program of the 86th International Festival of Film and Urban Studies, Slavutych, Ukraine;


From the Common Root, co-organizer of the International Symposium on Contemporary Art BIRUCHIY, Klementowice, Poland;

Embodying the mission. Arts and Business, CAC M17, Kyiv, Ukraine;

Photosynthesis, Voloshyn Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine;

Apartment Exhibition dedicated to Vagrich Bakhchanyan, Kharkiv, Ukraine;

Stopień Zależności / Dependence degree, BWA Gallery of Contemporary Art, Wroclaw, Poland;

Residence at the PogranCult: GaliciaCult program, Kharkiv, Ukraine;

Sex Dialogues, Ermilov Center, Kharkiv, Ukraine;

BIRUCHIY 016, International Contemporary Art Symposium, Biruchiy, Ukraine;

Kyiv Art Week, Kyiv, Ukraine;

Khortytsia Land Art Symposium, Zaporozhye, Ukraine;

Biruchiy Comes Closer, Closer, Kyiv, Ukraine;

Artificial Pain, Signs of the Times, Torun, Poland.

Lives and works in Kharkiv.

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