Anatoliy Gankevych is one of the leading representatives of contemporary art in Ukraine. He works in a unique technique – imitation mosaic. Showing what does not really exist, replacing the agony of reality, the artist as a magician manipulates the viewer. And this manipulation is designed to evoke the emotion of happiness.
He was born in Odessa on August 24, 1965. He started his heinous activity in 1990. He collaborated with the Marat Gelman Gallery. From 1995 to 2005 he was actively involved in directing commercials. Since 2006 he has focused on his art projects.
The works are in the collections:
National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv;
Odessa Art Museum;
State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg;
Erarta Museum of Contemporary Art, St. Petersburg;