female artist

Olena Newkryta

Behind the Artist Olena Newkryta

Olena Newkryta studied at the University of Applied Arts Vienna as well as at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam and is member of the Golden Pixel Cooperative.

Newkryta | Arrival (performance) | Still | 2016

Her artwork was awarded with several prizes and grants (incl. START scholarship of the Federal Ministry for Culture, Grant of the Federal Ministry for Science, Prize of the Lentos Museum-Friends, Award of the Kunsthalle Wien).

Newkryta | Arrival (performance) | Still | 2016
Newkryta | Screen-saver | 175x150 | 2018
Newkryta | Screen-saver | Close up | 175x150 | 2018

Also her works have been presented at various international exhibitions and screenings (incl. Kunstforum Wien, Fotogalerie Wien, Musrara Mix Festival Jerusalem (IS), Kunsthalle Wien, Salzburger Kunstverein, Vienna Contemporary, Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz, Crossing Europe Filmfestival, Belvedere21 Vienna, WORM Rotterdam).

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Veronica | C-Print on Crepe de Chine | 95 cm x 95 cm | 2019

Represented in various national as international public and private collections including the art collection of the Federal Government Austria; artist book collection of the Library of the University of Applied Arts Vienna, collection of the Lentos Kunstmuseum.

Gestures of collectivity | Processual photographic installation | Light-sensitive photographic paper | Focussing cloth | 90 x 160 cm | 2018

Gestures of collectivity | Processual photographic installation | Light-sensitive photographic paper | Focussing cloth | 90 x 160 cm | 2018
Ruins in Reverse | filmessay | 24:55 min. | Language: Ukrainian with German/English subtitles | UA / AT 2020

To Hand - A Projection for the Palm | Video projection | 7:00 min. Loop | 2017

Sewing Screens | Video installation on three screens | 280 x 150 cm each, with sound | 16:30 min. | 2021

Sewing Screens | Video installation on three screens | 280 x 150 cm each, with sound | 16:30 min. | 2017

Und wir mittendrin | Billboard | 230 cm x 504 cm | Vienna | 2020

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