Rostyslav Koterlin

Rostyslav Koterlin

Born in 1966. Lives and works in Ivano-Frankivsk.

1998 graduated from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, department of journalism.

Koterlin is a researcher and an analyst of processes that take place in contemporary art; he is also an author of essays and articles about artists of Ivano-Frankivsk. Since 1990 he's an organizer and a participant of almost all contemporary art programs and projects in his city.

Since 1999 he edits and publishes an almanac of contemporary visual art "Kinez Kinzem".

Koterlin is a grant holder of the Ministry of culture and cultural heritage of Poland (2005) as an almanac editor in a Center for Contemporary Art "Zamek Ujazdowski" (Warsaw).

Main exhibitions


Democracy and Luxury, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv


Ukrainian Snapshot. Lyman, The East of Culture, Lublin

Inessential Properties, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv


Neofolk project, Ya Gallery art center's program of visual art at GOGOLFEST 2012, curated by Pavlo Gudimov

Warhol's Rodychi. Western Ukrainian Contemporary Art, Ya Gallery art center's special project within ART MOSCOW 2012, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia, curated by Pavlo Gudimov

ACROSS ILLUSION, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv

Figure Vіvace, Ya Gallery art center, curated by Francoise Lacoste, Pavlo Gudimov, Kyiv


Word, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv, curated by Pavlo Gudimov

Space Odyssey 2011, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv

M-Psyche, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv


In Out, Ya Gallery art center, Dnipropetrovsk, curated by Pavlo Gudimov

Baby Boom, Ya Gallery art center, curated by Pavlo Gudimov

In Honour, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv


MiniArt, Ya Gallery art center, Kyiv

No Title Project, within Art Kyiv contemporary, Ukrainian House, Kyiv

"Rana. Installation. Performance", within the Week of Contemporary Art, Museumof Ideas, Lviv

Without Title, with Aleksander Furdiaka, Dzuga Gallery, Lviv

Exhibition of Rostislav Koterlin (painting) and Aleksander Furdiaka (sculpture, print), within the project "L2. Multiplying Cultures. Lviv-Lublin", Marginesy Gallery, Ivano-Frankivsk


Exhibition with Anatoly Zvizhinsky, Zeh Gallery, Kyiv


Personal exhibition, Art club Chimera, Ivano-Frankivsk


Uwaga, city gallery, Opole, Poland, Ivano-Frankivsk Art Museum


Global Money, internet project (with Anatoly Zvizhynsky),


Reposition, Dzuga Gallery, Lviv


Soft Terrorism, Cultural Heroes Festival, Ivano-Frankivsk Art Museum


"Amore, amore, one picture exhibition", Navona Gallery, Roma, Italy


Impreza, International Biennale, Ivano-Frankivsk

"Millenium Came!", mail-art parformance (with Anatoly Zvizhynsky)

Text Artie, Marginesy Gallery, Ivano-Frankivsk - Ukrainian Writers Union, Kyiv


Soft Terrorism, East Europe: Spatia nova - IV Petersburg Biennale, Russia

Landscape, the project of Janovsky - Homo chronicus, Marginesy Gallery, Kyiv

Cathedral 1596-1996, International Exhibition of small graphic forms, ІІ prize,Ivano-Frankivsk Art Museum

Small Wall, Group performance, Ivano-Frankivsk


Seventh window, Ivano-Frankivsk Art Museum

Impreza prolouge, Ukrainian House, Kyiv

Meditation at the junction, personal exhibition, Ivano-Frankivsk Art Museum


Impreza, International Biennale, Ivano-Frankivsk

Only 8 days, Artist Union, Odessa


Passage, Passage Gallery, Ivano-Frankivsk

Ruberoid № 1, Passage Gallery, Ivano-Frankivsk


Provincial Addition № 2, Ivano-Frankivsk


Vyvyh (Wrench), festival, Lviv

Catalog of the author's works
16.01.2019 – 11.02.2019
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
19.10.2016 – 12.11.2016
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery Art Center
01.07.2015 – 03.08.2015
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery Art Center
25.09.2013 – 14.10.2013
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery Art Center
12.09.2012 – 11.10.2012
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery Art Center
16.02.2011 – 14.03.2011
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery Art Center
24.03.2010 – 12.04.2010
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery Art Center
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
12.06.2019 – 15.07.2019
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery
22.05.2019 – 26.05.2019
Exhibition Kyiv Mystetskyi Arsenal
20.06.2019 – 22.09.2019
Exhibition Lviv Lviv National Art Gallery named Boris Voznitsky
15.05.2019 – 10.06.2019
Exhibition Kyiv Ya Gallery