Nikita Kadan

Nikita Kadan

Born 1982, lives and works in Kyiv.

In 2007 graduated from the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture, department of monumental painting moderated by professor Mykola Storozhenko.

Since 2004 he is a member of R.E.P. (Revolutionary experimental space) artists group.

Co-founder (2008) and a member of HUDRADA (Artistic committee) curatorial and activist group.

Works with installation, graphics, painting, mural drawings, posters in the city.
Often works in the interdisciplinary collaboration - with architects, human rights watch activists and sociologysts.

Artist's website:

Selected solo exhibitions:


"Poland" magazine", Ya gallery art centre, Kyiv

"The museum hesitant", Detenpyla gallery, Lviv

"Limits of Responsibility", Waterside Contemporary, London


"Limits of Responsibility", Campagne Première, Berlin

"Everybody wants to live by the sea", Viafarini DOCVA, Milan

"Engeneering hope", Art Brussels 2014 SOLO programme, Transit gallery, Brussels


"Erasing and overposting", Transit gallery, Mechelen

"Kyjev hotel, Bratislava cinema". Gandy gallery, Bratislava


"Project", together with Lada Nakonechna, Kyiv Pop-up Galleries, Kyiv

"Corrections", CCA Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw

"The speech of the silent", SOSka gallery, Kharkiv


"Figures on white", Karas gallery, Kyiv

“Nesezon", Arsenal gallery, Kyiv


“Procedure room/Fixing", NORMA gallery, Odessa

“On the surface", Collection gallery, Kyiv

“Bright perspectives/War in the sky" (together with Lesya Khomenko), Karas gallery, Kyiv

“Procedure room", Institutskaya gallery, Kyiv


“Scene of action", Collection gallery


“Mushrooms", Kiev, Fine Art gallery, Kyiv


“Silent TV" , L-art gallery, Kyiv

Catalog of the author's works
10.08.2022 – 10.09.2022
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
27.04.2022 – 26.06.2022
Exhibition Lviv Ya Gallery
20.01.2022 – 17.04.2022
Exhibition Lviv Ya Gallery
20.10.2021 – 27.11.2021
15.09.2021 – 16.10.2021
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
19.02.2020 – 16.03.2020
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
22.01.2020 – 17.02.2020
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
11.01.2020 – 16.02.2020
Exhibition Lviv Ya Gallery
03.12.2019 – 09.01.2020
23.10.2019 – 01.12.2019
Exhibition Lviv Ya Gallery
09.10.2019 – 09.12.2019
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
04.09.2019 – 07.10.2019
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
25.07.2019 – 25.08.2019
Exhibition National Folk Decorative Art Museum 9, Lavrska str., building 2, Kyiv
17.07.2019 – 02.09.2019
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
20.06.2019 – 22.09.2019
Exhibition Lviv Lviv National Art Gallery named Boris Voznitsky