Lesia Vasylchenko is a Kyiv-born artist based in Oslo. Her practice spans between installation, moving image and photography. Vasylchenko is a co-curator of the artist-run gallery space Podium and a founder of STRUKTURA. Time, a cross-disciplinary initiative for research and practice within the framework of visual arts, media archaeology, literature, and philosophy. She holds a degree in Journalism from the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and Fine Arts from Oslo National Academy of the Arts. Her works have been shown among others at Louvre Museum; Haugar Art Museum; Tenthaus Gallery; Berlin Transnational Queer Underground; The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale.

Contact: l.vasylchenko8@gmail.com

2022

June / Solo exhibition: TBA; Sol Nexø, Bornholm, Denmark

May / MFA graduation show; Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
2021

December / Performance: As We Worry We Dance; Autarkia; Vilnius, Lithuania

October / Publication: AI Glossary, Onassis Publications; Athens, Greece

September / Exhibition, public talk; Coast Contemporary 2021; Trondheim, Norway

September / Film screening: LINOLEUM Contemporary Animation and Media Art Festival; Zhovten Cinema, Kyiv, Ukraine 

September / Solo Exhibition: TBA; Skylight Gallery, Oslo, Norway

August / Film Screening: Rencontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

July / Curatorial: STRUKTURA. Time; BOA, Oslo, Norway

July / Exhibition: Gattitas; Katten Pop-Up Gallery, Oslo, Norway
June / Exhibition: Saksumdal Tempel; Lillestrøm, Norway

May / Performance: As We Worry We Dance, Oslo Kunsthall; Oslo, Norway

March / Radio show: Postcard From a Nonexhisting City; Radio Tenthaus; Oslo, Norway

February / Film Screening: Rencontres Internationales, Louvre Museum; Paris, France

March / Lecture series for OFKS/Oslo Art Photography School: Media Archeology of the Moving Image; Oslo, Norway

February / Artist talk at OFKS/Oslo Art Photography School; Oslo, Norway

January / Exhibition: Unteachable Moments, Tenthaus Gallery; Oslo, Norway
2020

December / Exhibition: Solastalgic, Seilduken Gallery; Oslo, Norway

December /  Online exhibition: Touching 2022; https://www.unknow.online

October / Workshop: Speculative Futures – Are we burning our past?, Zurich University of the Arts; Zurich, Switzerland

October / Seminar: Archeology Of the Future, Oslo National Academy of the Arts; Oslo, Norway

July / Publication: artnews.lt / Tariamai priešiškos ateities vaizdas; artnews.lt

2019
Inbetween / Transnational Queer Undeground / Berlin, Germany
Transnational Queer Underground & Tom or Judy Moore / Whose Museum x KRETS / Malmö, Sweden

Supermarket Flow / KBH kunsthal / Skive, Denmark
Korea Queer Film Festival / Seoul, South Korea Behemoth (Got lamp?) / Akademirommet / Oslo
Hen - Flytende Kjønn / Sølvberget galleri / Stavanger
2018
unkNOW Live Stream / Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
Tre metri per quattro / Venice, Italy
Sensing Time: On Temporalities, Rhythms and Memories / Akademirommet, Oslo 59Åã54'41''N 10Åã45'28''E / Kunstneres Hus / Oslo

Gender Fluid / Haugar Art Museum / Tønsberg, Norway
2017
Gradually Slip in Some Intimacy / Seilduken Gallery / Oslo, Norway
Homeostasis Lab / The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale / Sao Paulo, Brazil

XX0Y / K4 gallery / Oslo, Norway (solo)
2016
Ogsaa / Kunstplass [10] / Oslo, Norway

Curatorial:

Podium Gallery

https://podium.enterprises
Future Matter
https://www.futurematter.institute

STRUKTURA.Time

https://struktura-time.com

K4 Gallery

https://www.k4galleri.no

Lecturing:

2021

Oslo Art Photography School / OFKS, Norway

2020

Zurich University of the Arts; Zurich, Switzerland

Other:

BKH Stipend 2021; Norway

Best Art Project 2020 / Beste Aarets Kunst / Osloprisen Natt&Dag; Norway
FKDS Grant 2017 / Fondet for kunst- og designstudenter; Norway