Maria Proshkovska

Born in 1986 in Kyiv. Graduated from Kyiv National University of Internal Affairs and studied at Modern Art School atthe Modern Art Research Institute. Her work addresses to problems of female body sexualization, influence of time onpersonality and self-identification issues. Lives and works in Kyiv. Laureate of the special prize of the contest of young artists МУХі2017 and participant of American Arts Incubator in Ukraine 2018.

AIR Futura (Prague, Czech Republic)
Biruchiy Contemporary Art Project (Biruchiy island, Ukraine)
SoundiD international art residency (Slavske, Ukraine)

Solo exhibitions:
2012 “Constellation of variations”, “Suzirria” theatre (Kyiv)
2015 “Elementum”, modern art center M17 (Kyiv)
2015 “Kathmandu. Ubud. Kryvorivnya.”, “Dzuga” gallery (Lviv)
2015 “Waste paper”, “Chorna yashchirka” gallery (Dnipro)
2016 “Waste paper”, art space “Sklo” (Kyiv)
2018 “Anorexia. Project study”, “FUTURA project” (Prague)
2018 “Spidertopia/Crimea 14-17”, “Izolyatsia” (Kyiv)
2018 “Posttraumatic (Herbarium), “Shcherbenko Art Center” (Kyiv)
2019 “Late”, part of HeForShe Arts Week in America House (Kyiv)
2019 “FEMININE”, for Kyiv Pride 2019, Izone (Kyiv)

Group exhibitions:
2017 “Reality as a mistake ”, Modern Art Research Institute (Kyiv)
2017 “Future in The Past”, Modern Art Research Institute (Kyiv)
2017 “Mirror’s stage”, Modern Art Research Institute (Kyiv)
2017 “GogolFest ArkSquat” (Kyiv)
2017 “Stop time”, GogolFest visual program (Kyiv)
2017 “Biruchiy”, participant of the international symposium (Biruchiy island)
2017 “Splash of today” for Zenko Foundation (Tatariv)
2017 МУХі2017 young artists contest final exhibition
2018 “Emergent tributaries”, IZONE (ZERO1 and American Arts Incubator in Ukraine)
2018 “Visions and Reflections: Our Shared Environment”, IZONE (Kyiv)
2018 “А funnel of time”, Modern Art Research Institute (Kyiv)
2018 “Coloring. Biruchiy” Kyiv Art Fair (Kyiv)
2018 “Neoshamanizm. Power of ritual”, “Biruchiy” (Biruchiy, Melitopol, Zaporizhzhya)
2019 “Neo-shamanizm. Power of ritual”, Kyiv Art Fair (Kyiv)
2019 special program of II Biennale of Young Art (Kharkiv)