Marushchenko Victor

1946

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Biography

Victor Marushchenko is a famous Ukrainian photographer, participated in over 60 solo and group photo exhibitions in Switzerland, Germany, France, USA, Canada, Brazil, Chile, Slovakia, Russia, Ukraine. Participant of the Venice Biennale (2001) and Sao Paulo Biennale (2004). Marushchenko photos are held in the collections of museums, galleries and private collectors.
Born in Novosibirsk (Russia) in 1946. In 1975 received technical education. In 1975-1981 worked as engineer. In 1979-1981 studied at Faculty of  Journalism in Kyiv. In 1997-1998 worked as press photgrapher in newspaper "Day". Since 1999 – chairman at the Kyiv oraganization of the National union of artists of Ukraine.

Solo exhibitions

2012

«Early», Shcherbenko Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine

2008

«Dreamland Donbass», Palace of Actual Arts, Gluckstadt, Germany

2006

«Chernobyl», gallery Zeit Zone, Berlin, Germany
Setting of the play «Chernobyl», a documentary theatre, Berlin, Germany

2005

«Dreamland Donbass», Contemporary Art Centre, Kyiv, Ukraine

2002

«Objectivity», gallery «Ra» (for the «Molodist» Film Festival), Kyiv, Ukraine

1998

«Ukraine», Werkstattgalerie, J. Gloor + E. Vogel, Aarau, Switzerland
Month of Photography in Bratislava, gallery «Profil»

1996

«Living with Chernobyl», Seidlvilla, Munich, Germany
«Living with Chernobyl», City Museum, Weilheim, Germany
Retrospective 1976-1996, National union of artists of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

1994

«Theatrical Wandering», House of Actor, Moscow, Russia
«Window to Ukraine», City Hall, Zurich, Switzerland
«Ukraine», gallery «Goldenes Kalb», Aarau, Switzerland

1993

«Faces of Ukraine», «Folio» Gallery, Calgary, Canada
«Theatrical Wandering», Theatre Festival, Sevastopol, Ukraine

1992

«PhotoForum Paskart», Biel, Switzerland
«Ukraine after Chernobyl», Gluckstadt, Germany

1987

«Theatrical Photos», Chisinau, Moldova

 

Group exhibitions

2006

«HI HAVIA UNA VEGADA TXERNÒBIL», Center of contemporary art, Barcelona, Spain

2005

Museum of contemporary art Santiago de Chile, Chile

2004

Biennale of Contemporary Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Curator – Jerzy Onuch

2003

Biennale «DONUMENTA ARS DANUBIANA», Regensburg, Germany

2002

«My World» (with artist Maria Primachenko), gallery «Alipiy», Kyiv, Ukraine

2001

49th Biennale of Contemporary Art in Venice, participation in main exhibiton «Humanity Plateau»

2000

«My World» (with artist Maria Primachenko), Kommunale Galerie, Berlin, Germany

1999

Photo exhibition of Kyiv oraganization of the National Union of Photo Artists of Ukraine, gallery «Grifon», Kyiv, Ukraine
Photo exhibition «We» (with V. Miloserdov) Ukrainian Cultural Centre in Moscow, Russia

1998

Photo exhibition «Our Ukrainian World» (with V. Miloserdov), Palace of Arts «Ukrainian House», Kyiv

1996

«In five years», Civic Centre, Bratislava, Slovakia
«Film director S. Paradzhanov», photo collage, for joint exhibition with film director R. Balayan, National University of «KyivMohyla Academy», Kyiv, Ukraine
«Window to Switzerland», Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kyiv
Photo exhibition «2 years of the "Day" Newspaper», Palace of Arts «Ukrainian House», Kyiv

1995

«Reusable images. Ukrainian photographers today», Art Centre of Rogers University, New Brunswick, USA

1993

Municipal photo gallery, Toulouse, France

1992

«Basta» gallery, Lausanne, Switzerland

1990

«One Hundred Photographers from Eastern Europe», Museum of Photography, Lausanne, Switzerland

1987

«One Year after Chernobyl», Kyiv, Ukraine

1984-6

The Union of Journalists of the USSR, Moscow, Russia

1983

Photo galleries, Vilnius, Kaunaus, Lithuania