Kateryna Bortsova

Kateryna Bortsova

Kharkiv, Kharkiv, Ukraine

About Kateryna Bortsova

2020 – The Merit prize, Awesome Art Prize, Spring Edition, USA
2019 – Nominee of Odessa International Art Prize, Odessa, Ukraine
2016 – Winner of “Find Your Brilliance‬” contest, made by Dell and Mashable, USA
2015 – Winner of the 2016 Emirates Skywards Art of Travel competition, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2013 – Finalist of competition "Portrait-collage", portal YOKEN TOKEN
2012 – Winner of cover competition of Oxford University Press, Great Britain
2012 – Silver medal in the category “realism” in participation in “Factory of visual art”, New York, USA
2010 – Finalist of International poster competition “Yaya art”, Denmark
2010 – Finalist of “Free press” International poster design exhibition, Citta Fiera Martignacco, Italy
2007 – Finalist of 6 Francisco Mantecon International Advertising Poster Competition, Spain

Education

2008 – Master of Fine Arts (Kharkov National Pedagogical University)
2007 – Bachelor of Graphic Arts (Kharkov State Academy of Design and Arts)
2003 – Junior specialist of Easel Painting (Kharkov State Art College)
1997 – Graduate from Kharkov State Art School with honors

Events

2020 – Grand from Casa Tagumerche art residency, Canarias Islands, Spain
2018 – JIWAR art residence, Barcelona, Spain
2017 – GLO’ART Residence, Lanaken, Belgium
2021 – Winner of the Censorship & Freedom Contest, The Abstract Elephant Magazine LLC, USA
2021 – Superpresent, spring Issue, USA
2021 – The Working Artist, Second Edition, UK
2021 – Cover for APERO fine art catalogue, January 2021, USA
2021 – Cover art for CAMAS Winter 2020, Resilience, the University of Montana, USA
2021 – Apricity Magazine 5th edition, University of Texas, Austin, USA
2021 – The Ear, Issue 24, USA
2021 – Chitro Magazine Issue 1, Australia
2021 – ART HOLE: 9, UK
2020 – Interview for Negromundo, Alicante, Spain, http://www.negromundo.com/kateryna-bortsova-entrevista/
2020 – Cover art for Volume 3 Issue 1 of Margins Magazine, The UTSC Women's and Trans Centre, University of Toronto, Canada
2020 – The Dollhouse Issue 3, USA
2020 – FAKfulness Art Mag 4th, Warsaw, Poland
2020 – “Homeward” Havik, Las Positas College, USA
2020 – Flea Circus Magazine “Little Victories” – Volume 01, UK
2020 – Pretty Owl Poetry, issue 26 summer, the Sundress Publications, USA
2020 – Beyond Queer Words, international literary magazine, USA
2020 – Stonecrop No 03, Spring, College of Western Idaho, USA
2020 – Alchemy 2020, Portland, USA
2020 – ART HOLE: 1, UK
2020 – Phoebe Issue 49.2, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
2020 – The MASS: MATRIARCHY
2020 – Juste Milieu, Issue № 10 (Monochrome), Detroit, USA
2019 – Sheepshead Review, Volume 42, № 1, UW-Green Bay’s Journal of Literature and Art, USA
2019 – The William and Mary Review, Vol. 57, Virginia, USA
2019 – Bluebee magazine, Volume 2, UK
2019 – Cover of High Plains Register, Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA
2019 – Cover of Lily Poetry Review Volume1 Issue 2, USA
2019 – Unstamatic literary magazine, November Issue, Missoula, Montana, USA
2019 – The New Southern Fugitives, Volume 2, Issue 18, USA
2019 – Cover of Door is a Jar Magazine, Issue 10 Spring, USA
2019 – Landlocked Magazine, Issue 1, USA
2019 – The Oakland Review, Volume XLIV, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
2019 – Cover art of The Central Dissent: A Journal of Gender and Sexuality, Fall 2018, the University of Central Oklahoma, USA
2019 – A5 magazine, #24, March, UK
2019 – Gasher, winter issue, Stillwater, OK, USA
2018 – Anastamos journal, Issue 4, Chapman University, California, USA
2018 – North American Review, blog USA https://northamericanreview.org/sentences-and-bodies
2018 – deLuge - a Literary and Arts Journal, USA http://www.delugejournal.com/index.html
2018 – Whot is art, #20, November issue, UK
2018 – Shards, Issue 4, Glass Mountain Mag, Houston, USA
2018 – Sonder Midwest, Issue 2, USA
2018 – New Plains Review, spring 2018, the University of Central Oklahoma , USA
2018 – The Healing Muse, the annual journal of literary and visual art, Volume 18, New York, USA
2018 – Talking Writing, Boston, USA http://talkingwriting.com/how-i-became-amateur
2018 – Ponder Review, Volume 2, Issue 1, Mississippi University for Women, USA
2018 – Gravel Mag, Summer Issue, University of Arkansas at Monticello, USA
2018 – Scene & Heard a journal of artistic reflections, salutatory issue, Florida, USA
2018 – Levitate literary magazine, Issue 2, the Chicago High School for the Arts, USA
2018 – Barzakh A LITERARY MAGAZINE, Spring 2018, NY, USA https://www.barzakh.net/2018-art-1/2018/4/29/the-fall-of-europe-and-the-way-to-my-heart
2018 – The Esthetic Apostle, First Spring Issue, Columbia, USA https://www.estheticapostle.com/way-to-my-heart
2018 – Streetlight Magazine, USA
2018 – The gyara journal https://www.gyara.org/2018/07/17/portraits/ Accra, Ghana
2017 – AVERAGE ART Magazine, December 2017, UK
2017 – Repurposed Mag, Issue Three
2016 – Here Comes Everyone (HCE), East and West Issue, UK
2014 – Landescape Art Review, January https://issuu.com/landescapeartpress/docs/landescape_art_review_-_december_20_3c31c2107ebb97/76
2012 – The British Journal of Aesthetics, Volume 52, Issue 4, UK

Exhibitions

Personal Exhibitions:
2007 – “Graphic art by Kateryna Bortsova”, Kharkov state Art museum, Kharkov, Ukraine
2002 – “People of contemporaneity”, Kharkov state Art museum, Kharkov, Ukraine
2000 – “Graphic arts”, Kharkov state Art College, Kharkov, Ukraine

2021 – ARTIM Flux “Do not run! This is only a mirage you see…”, YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan
2021 – VR exhibition “You and I” by curator Aleks Ka Kusowska
2021 – VR exhibition “Open Fragment”, Pragmata collective, Zagreb at the GMK Gallery
2021 – LA INMENSIDAD ÍNTIMA, Salón Abierto de Dibujo, PIRA, Barcelona, Spain
2021 – VR exhibition “Inspiring Girls”, Ink People, Brenda Tuxford Gallery, USA
2021 – VR exhibition “Black Lives Matter”, Matigan Art And Cultural Center, Germany
2021 – VR exhibition “Lockdown exhibition”, Fitzrovia Circle, Free Speech Gallery, Germany
2021 – VR exhibition “Changing spaces”, ASTRO
2021 – VR exhibition RE:INVENT- IN MOTION, Art Gallery 118, USA
2021 – VR exhibition “IMMEMORY”, USA https://covid-immemory.com/kate-bortsovas-paintings
2020 – VR exhibition “Out of body” by STOA collective, Dublin
2020 –“Corona and Climate Crisis” Gallery in the Project space of Global 3000 Group e.V., Berlin, Germany
2020 – United Nations UN75 collaborative exhibition “Global Conversation”, UN General Assembly, USA
2020 – exhibition of Don Sante Award for Contemporary Art, Bari, Italy
2020 – Posters on Politics 2020 Exhibition, DMJStudio, USA
2020 – HEART20 IMMUNE SYSTEM THERAPY, online group show, The Plasticine Art Factory, PLAN C and Officine Kreative, UK
2020 –“Minerva: Harmony to Hollywood”, New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, USA
2020 – “It is not your body”, online exhibition, Gallarty gallery, Moscow
2020 – “UPLIFTING BOOST”, VR exhibition, Dagaz Gallery, USA
2020 – “Response”, online exhibition, The Duluth Art Institute, USA
2020 – "I Might Be Staring at Infinity (or the backs of my own eyelids)", YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Virtual ARTIM Project Space, Baku, Azerbaijan
2020 – “New Nude 2”, online exhibition BG Gallery, Santa Monica, USA
2020 – “What to Wear”, online exhibition BG Gallery, Santa Monica, USA
2020 – “In 24-Hours’ exhibition, curated by Ayshia Taskin and [SHIFT:ibpcpa] at The Wall Space Gallery, Scotland, UK
2020 – “La cultura es femenina”, international exhibition, Espacio Cultural El Tanque, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
2019 – “Is there a life after plastic?”, BIS ART Gallery, Winzavod, Moscow, Russia
04/02/2017-20/02/2017 - preview show in Get Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
2016- ART.WHO.ART #6 festival, Moscow
2016 - “Re-Cognition” Ponte de Lima, Portugal
2016 – UAMO festival “Fortress”, Munich, Germany
2016 – Exhibition of 13 International Art Colony Karpino, Vinica, Macedonia
2015 – “Espejos en el Tiempo, Rusia & España”, Alicante, Spain
2015 – IV Biennial of watercolors of small format, Zrenjanin, Serbia
2015 – III Brest Print Triennial – 2015, Brest, Belarus
2015 – 16 INTERBIFEP, Tuzla, Bosnia and Hercegovina
2014 – Mail Art Salon 2014, Dallas, Texas, USA
2013 – “A Glimpse of the Future”, 8 International Digital Miniprint Exhibition, Ottawa, Canada.
2012 – 7 International triennial of graphic art Bitola, Macedonia
2012 – “Matrices 2012” International electrographic art exhibition of small forms, Budapest, Hungary