CURRICULUM VITAE

Born in Lviv, Ukraine

September 14, 1989

Lives and works in Lviv

Education:

2012 – 16    Lviv National academy of art (LNAM), Ukraine. PhD (art theory).

2013             University of Arts in Poznan (UAP), Poland. Department of space actions, graphics. Resident.

2006 – 12    Lviv National academy of art (LNAM), fine arts and restoration department,

                       specialization - monumental painting. 

2004 – 06    Art school. Lviv, Ukraine

 

Grants, awards, residencies:

2021            Magic Carpets (Creative Europe Large Scale Programme). Latitudo Art Projects.

                         Corviale Rome, Italy. 

2019            I-Portunus (Creative Europe mobility program) France, Germany, Poland. 

                      II Youth Biennale of Contemporary Art of Ukraine. Kharkiv / Ukraine.

                      (Selected to the final list of participants). 

2015            МУХi (MUHi) Young Ukrainian Artists Competition. Finalist. Kyiv, Ukraine.

2013            Gaude Polonia (Scholarship of Minister of Culture and National Heritage of Poland).

                      Poznan, Poland.

                      Award in 17th Autumn Salon (painting). Lviv, Ukraine. 

                      The main award at the plain air (8-14/04) in the Palace. Skoky, Poland.

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Individual projects:

2020             Dialogue. Art-project (performance, video-performance, object, installation, photo)

                       in collaboration with B. LeBéguec-Friedman. Dzyga Gallery, Lviv / Ukraine. 

                       Dialogue. Art-project (performance, video-performance, object, installation, photo) in

                       collaboration with B. LeBéguec-Friedman. The Korsak Museum of Contemporary Art,

                       Lutsk / Ukraine. 

                       Dialogue Action. Art-project (video-performance) in collaboration with B. LeBéguec-Friedman.

                       Lviv / Ukraine, Ponteilla / France. 

                       Silence (photo performance). FLAC, Loupian / France. December 2019 - January 2020

                       (in collaboration with B. Lebéguec-Friedman)

2019             Kilograms of the memory (France, Germany, Poland) (art residency, performance art event)

                       Layering (painting). Garry Bowman Gallery. Lviv / Ukraine. 

                       Vagabonds (drawing). Urban library. Lviv / Ukraine. 

2018             Interaction (painting). Lviv National Museum. Lviv / Ukraine 

2017             Contemplación (performance, drawing). Gallery “Artishow”, Barcelona, Spain.

                       Watersides (drawing). Gallery ZPAP, Torun, Poland.

2016             Jeśli jutro drzewo zasłаni moje okno / If tomorrow a tree obscures my window 

                       (performance, painting). Gallery ZPAP, Torun, Poland.

2014             Na ziemi (On earth) (performance, objects, painting). Gallery Nad Wislą. Torun, Poland.

                       Поміж/ Entre/ Entrée/ Вхід (performance, installation, painting), PRIMUS Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine.

2013             One-way movement (performance, installation). Rotunda gallery. Poznan, Poland.

2012             Ways  (painting, installation). Lviv, Ukraine.

                       Still-life (painting). Lviv, Ukraine.

2011             Still-life (painting). Lviv, Ukraine.

Performance art festivals and events:

2020             FEM. International performance art meeting. Girona / Spain. (online)

                      Koło czasu. CSW (Center of contemporary art). Torun / Poland.

                       Performance at the opening of Art-project Dialogue, in collaboration with B. LeBéguec-Friedman.                          The Korsak Museum of Contemporary Art, Lutsk / Ukraine. 

                       Zero waste. International performance art festival. Tychy / Poland. 

                       Franko Laboratorium 2.0. Art-project. Ivan Franko memorial house-museum. Lviv / Ukraine. 

                       Equinox to Equinox. Group performance in public space. Parc “Zalizna Voda”. Lviv / Ukraine. 

                       Transmutacje. International performance art festival. Bełchatow / Poland. 

                       Before and after. Performance within the framework of the exhibition "Immunity".

                       The Korsak Museum of Contemporary Art, Lutsk / Ukraine. 

                       On the table. Performance within the framework of the International Community

                      “Hearts Home” meeting. Slavske / Ukraine. 

                        Video performance. International Art-project “LA NADA” (Talking about nothing).

                        Buenos Aires / Argentina. 

2019              II Youth Biennale of Contemporary Art of Ukraine. Kharkiv / Ukraine.

                        PAErsche Symposium. Performance Kilograms of the memory with support of the I-Portunus

                        program. Cologne / Germany. 

                        Performance Kilograms of the memory. Rencontre d'Art Performance #5 with support of the                                 I-Portunus program. Loupian / France 

                       Koło czasu. CSW (Center of contemporary art). Torun / Poland. 

                        Days of performance art in Lviv. Art festival. Lviv / Ukraine

                        September 2012, 2014, 2016 (Participation), 2017 - 2019 (co-organization)

                        Carbonarium. International Performance Art Festival. Kyiv / Ukraine. 

2018              3D Public ART. Sculpture under the sky (performance). The National Sanctuary 

                        Complex "Sophia of Kyiv". Kyiv / Ukraine. 

                        Zabih Performance festival. "Zalizni vody" park, Lviv / Ukraine. 

2017              Sacral space. Performance. Narodny dim, Теrnopil, Ukraine.

2016              ZAZ festival. Tel-Aviv, Haifa. Israel.

                        Koło czasu. CSW (Center of contemporary art). Torun, Poland.

                        Ukrajins'kyj zriz (Ukrainian cross-section). Lublin, Poland.

                        GaliciaKULT.  Yermilovcenter. Kharkiv, Ukraine

                        Days of performance art in Lviv. Palace of Art. Lviv, Ukraine

                        Terytoria. CSW, Torun, Poland.

                        Ukrajins'kyj zriz (Ukrainian cross-section). Wroclaw, Poland.

                        Each crack inspires for changes. Performance. Artspace “BreakThrough”, Munich, Germany.

                        Ukrajins'kyj zriz (Ukrainian cross-section). Performance “Circulation”. Wroclaw, Poland. 

2015              To see a person. – HIV infected? – Person! Performance. Palace of Art. Lviv, Ukraine.                   

                        Koło czasu. CSW (Center of contemporary art). Torun, Poland.

                         Malamut. Performance Art Festival. Ostrava, Czech Republic.

                         Eastern Partnership Culture Congress. Performance. Memorial Museum Prison in Lontsky street.                            Lviv, Ukraine.

                        [First Bite] Lviv Media-Arts Festival. Gary Bowman Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine.

2014               Koło czasu. CSW (Center of contemporary art). Torun, Poland.

                         Asiatopia. International performance art festival. Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

                         Foreign workforce. After school special. Kunsthalle. Bergen, Norway.

                         Spichlaż sztuki. Galeria Wspólna. Bydgoszcz, Poland.

                         GogolFEST. Performative program. Kyiv, Ukraine.

                         Prezent performance. Flader festival. Gdansk, Poland.

                         Days of performance in Lviv. Lviv, Ukraine.   

                         Noc kultury. International art festival. Lublin, Poland.

                         Performance Arsenal. Gallery Arsenal Elektrownia. Białystok, Poland.

                         March cats art festival, city space, Uzhgorod, Ukraine.

2013               ZAZ festival, Tel Aviv, Haifa, Israel.

                         5th Grassomania, Gdansk, Poland.

                         CONTEXTS, 3rd International Festival of Ephemeral Art. Sokolowsko, Poland.

                         Kripotura, club Dragon. Poznan, Poland.

                         19th NIPAF’13 (Nippon International Performance Art Festival). Tokyo, Osaka,

                         Nagano, Japan.

                         Performance in open space. Sandomierz, Poland. 

                         Interactions XV. Trybunalski, Poland.Piotrkow 

                         Akcjomat 3. Poznan, Poland.

                         Performance in open space plein air (20-24/04) in Palace. Skoky, Poland.

2012               Akcja 27 Internacional festival of performance art for young artists. Lublin, Poland.

                         Days of performance in Lviv. Lviv, Ukraine.   

                         CONTEXTS, 2nd International Festival of Ephemeral Art, Sokolowsko, Poland.               

                         Time table. Individual and communal performances. Performance Art-Meeting. Lublin, Poland.  

2009               Ukrainian spring. Poznan, Poland.

2008               Degree & Profession Florence Internacional Exchange Festival. Florence, Italy.

 

Collective projects, exhibitions:

2020               Charity Auction. Ronald MacDonald Foundation. Warsaw, Poland.

2019               II Youth Biennale of Contemporary Art of Ukraine. Kharkiv, Ukraine.

2018               Transfiguration. International project CATENA. Graphics. Gallery of scenography. Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Silver square. International Triennial of Painting of the Carpathian Region. Poland, Hungary,

                         Slovakia, Romania.

                         Relatives. Painting, Palace of Art. Lviv, Ukraine.

2017               Music of Color Group Art Exhibition. Watercolour. 125 Gallery, New York, USA.

                         Exhibition of the Lviv National academy of Arts. Painting.

                         The building of Parliament, Kyiv, Ukraine.

                         Performance.   GiARTino «GIARTINO ogród sztuki». International art meeting. University of 

                         M. Kopernik, Torun, Poland. 

2016               CATENA art residency. Barcelona, Spain.

2015               МУХі (MUHi Young Ukrainian Artists Competition). An exhibition (installation) at the Modern 

                         Art  Research Institute. Kyiv, Ukraine.

                         The cell (Камера). Art project. Installation. Memorial Museum Prison in Lontsky street. Lviv,

                         Ukraine.

2014               Іспит витривалості праведного Йова. Порох золота. Painting. UCU gallery. Lviv. Ukraine. 

                         ЦЕмісЦЕ / This place. Installation, object. Project CrossART, Primus Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine. 

                         GiARTino «GIARTINO ogród sztuki». International art meeting. University of M. Kopernik,  

                         Torun, Poland. 

                         CATENA art residency. Pignans, France.

                         Performance at the exhibition "I believe". Honoured by T. Shevchenko. Zhovkva, Ukraine.

                         Long-term project “Temporary exhibition”. Korydor gallery. Uzhgorod, Ukraine.

2013               17th Autumn Salon. Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Double meaning, group project, Plein air (8-14/04) in Palace. Skoky, Poland.

                         We are neighbours. Chernivtsi, Ternopil, Ukraine.

                         Wiosna młodych, performance in Zamek. Poznan, Poland.

2012               In the Castle. Zhovkva, Ukraine.

                         Art fair. Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Exhibitions dedicated to Euro-2012. Warsaw, Krakow, Poland.

2011               Portrait. Lviv. Ukraine.

                         Artistic intrigue Exhibition of students of LNAA. Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Still life. Lviv, Ukraine.

2010               A man and the beauty. Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Space in the landscape, after Plain Air exhibition of  5 th International students’ Palin Air

                         dedicated to Piotr Potworowski in Kazimierz Dolny. Torun, Poland.

2009               Artist’s day,11th  Nationwide exhibition. Kyiv, Ukraine.

                         Still life. Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Together (Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv). Kyiv, Ukraine.

2008               Exhibition of professors, students LNAA (Lviv National Academy of Art). Lviv, Ukraine.

                         12th  Autumn salon. Lviv, Ukraine.

2007               11th  Autumn salon. Lviv, Ukraine.

                      

Useful experience:

2020              1-hour of performance. Organizator of the project with the participation of the students of 

                         LNAM. LNAM Gallery. 18.12

                         Co-curator of the online art residency “Archive: at the place”. Ukraine. 28.11-12.12. 

                         The jury of the "Creative Youth Seminar" organized with the participation of

                         the publishing house "Smoloskyp". Lviv (online)

2019               Co-curator of the festival “Days of performance art in Lviv. School of performance”. Lviv. 1-7.09.

2017               Performance art workshop at Riga Performance Days. Riga, Latvia. 7-10.06.

2015               Performance art workshop with children. Zhovkva, Ukraine, 1.06.

                         Performance art workshop, CAM (Studio of actual art). Lviv, Ukraine. 21.05/25.05 

                         Performance art workshop with children. Kolonia Artystów, Gdańsk, Poland. 22-28.04.

2014               Performance art workshop with children. Torun, Poland. 02.07.

2013 – 14     Teacher, course of lectures and workshops for children (7 -12 years): performance art,

                         visual arts, dance. Lviv, Ukraine.

2011 – 13      Participant of dancing company DancePlatform. (improvisation, contact improvisation,  

                         contemporary dance). Lviv, Ukraine.

2010               Volunteer as an assistant of organization and interpreter during art presentations. 

                         Lviv, Ukraine.                          

1994 – 14      Participant of Honored ensemble of the Folk dance of Ukraine, Yunist. Lviv, Ukraine.

                                 

Additional education, training:

2019              School of performance, Workshop of performance art with K. Haya Max (il). Lviv, Ukraine. 

2018               School of performance, Workshop of performance art with B. Ferrando (es). Lviv, Ukraine. 

2017               School of performance, Workshop of performance art with S. Johnston & A. McLennon (gb).

                         Lviv, Ukraine.

2016               School of performance, Workshop of performance art with D. Blecker (gb/es). Lviv, Ukraine.

2015               School of performance, Workshop of performance art with S. Johnston (gb). Lviv, Ukraine.

2013               Catching of the movement, workshop with Pawel Janicki. (tracking systems, webcam).

                         Lviv, Ukraine.

                         School of performance, Workshop of performance art with Roddy Hunter (performance art).   

                         Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Workshop with Adina Bar-On, Marylin Arsem, Ines Amato, Alaister McLennon

                         (performance art). Sokolowsko, Poland.

                         Workshop with Alaister McLennon (performance art), Piotrków Trybunalski, Poland.

                         International plein air of “space actions” (performance, installation), Skoky, Poland.

                         International plein air of “space actions” (performance, installation), Skoky, Poland.

2012               A Crash Course on Creativity, in the on-line programme “Venture Lab”. 

                         Stanford University, USA.

                         School of performance, workshop of performance art, (curators: J. Bałdyga (pl),

                         W. Tatarczuk (pl), N. Rolfe (ie) , T. Raban (il). Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Perforacje - International art meeting, (kurators:  N. Rolfe (ie), H. Morrison (gb),  

                         A.MacLennan (gb), J. Bałdyga (pl), C. Clarke (gb), E.Zarzycka (pl). Sokolowsko, Poland.  

                         Performance Art-Meeting, workshop in city space, (curator: J. Bałdyga (pl). Lublin, Poland.

                         Erdeli readings. International theoretical conference. Uzhgorod, Ukraine. Theoretical

                         conference for students LNAA (Lviv National academy of art). 

                         Self- identification in the artwork: Me, past and society. Lviv, Ukraine.

2011               Expression of body. Contact, training. (trainer J. Szymanski (pl). Lviv, Ukraine.         

                         Kyiv in the eyes of young artists. International Art Plein Air. Kyiv, Ukraine. 

                         School of performance, Workshop of performance art. (curators: J. Bałdyga (pl),

                         W. Tatarczuk (pl). Lviv, Ukraine.

                         Strategies of interactive art. Conference. Lviv, Ukraine.

2009               School of performance, Workshop of performance art. (curators: J. Bałdyga, S. Omlin).

                         Lviv, Ukraine.

2008               Degree & Profession Florence Internacional Exchange Festival. 

                         International Watercolor Plein Air, Florence, Italy.

                         5th  International Painting Plein Air for students. Kazimierz Dolny, Poland.

Publications:

2017               Y. Shumska ZAZ - from Hebrew means "move" / Yaryna Shumska // Zbruch. - Lviv, 2017.

                         - Access mode: https://zbruc.eu/node/64483

2016                Y. Shumska School of the DAYS: performers in Lviv / Yaryna Shumska // Zbruch. - Lviv,  

                         2016. - Access mode: http://zbruc.eu/node/56333

                         Y. Shumska GalitsiyaKult: performances in Kharkiv / Yaryna Shumska // Zbruch. - Lviv,  

                         2016. - Access mode: http://zbruc.eu/node/58982

                         Y. Shumska Ukrainian art of performance. Brief overview / Yaryna Shumska // Catalogue 

                         Ukrainian cross-section (Ukrainian P. 12-14, Polish P. 22-24, English P. 32-34).

2015               Y. Shumska My experience with performance art / Yaryna Shumska // Catalogue of the IX 

                         Performance Art Festival “Kolo czasu”, Torun - 2015. P. 142-144. (Polish).

2013               Y. Shumska Contemporary art of the young Ukrainian and Polish artists / Yaryna 

                         Shumska // Announcer LNAM. #24. Lviv – 2013. P. 198- 208 (Ukrainian).    

                         Y. Shumska Performance as a tradition of the past and the present / Yaryna Shumska //

                         Ethnology notebooks. #1/2013. Lviv –  2013. P. 161–166. (Ukrainian).     

                         Y. Shumska Global development of communications in our century / Yaryna Shumska // 

                         Report for the 9th International Scientific and Practical Internet Conference “Society.

                         Science. Culture." Kyiv – 2013. P. 9–11. (Ukrainian).     

2012               Y. Shumska Connection of the past and the present in performance art / Yaryna Shumska 

                         // Bulletin LNAM. Number 23. Lviv – 2012. P. 79 – 87. (Ukrainian).    
                         Y. Shumska Performance means thinking / Yaryna Shumska // Announcer (ХдАДМ). #5, 

                         Kharkiv – 2012. P. 102 – 104.


Conferences:
2020              Lecture “Performance art in Ukraine” in the framework of the international meeting "Heart’s 

                        Home". Slavske, Ukraine. August 19. 

                        Lecture “Performance art in Ukraine” at the chair of Culturology, UCU, Lviv. May 11 (online).

2019              Lecture “Performance art in Ukraine”. Urban Library, Lviv. December 21.

                        Lecture “Performance art in Ukraine: from the first breath to the present day”. Performance Art                           Festival. ZPAP (Zwiazek polskich artystow plastykow) Union of Polish artists, with support of the                                   I-Portunus programme. Torun, Poland. November 30

                        Lecture “Performance art in Ukraine: from the first breath to the present day”. PAErsche, with                               support of the I-Portunus programme. Cologne, Germany. November 24 

                        Lecture “Performance art in Ukraine: from the first breath to the present day” in the framework                           of the event “Rencontre  d'Art Performance #5” with support of the I-Portunus programme.

                        Loupian, France, November 16.

2018              Lecture “Performance art in Ukraine: 1998-2018”. Rencontre internationale d’art

                        performance de Québec (RiAP). Editions Interventions. Le Lieu. Quebec, Canada.

                        November 3 (online).

2017              Lecture "My Experience with Performance Art” at the Faculty of Arts for Students of the 

                        Department of New Media of Copernicus University in Torun (Poland) within the framework of the                                 International Student Plein Air "Giartino", May 19 

2016              Lecture "Performance in Ukraine" at the Faculty of Arts for students of the Academy of Arts 

                        in Tel Aviv (Israel) as part of the International Performance Festival "ZAZ", December 5.

2015              Scientific seminar "Installation and performance in the art of the late XX— early 

                   XXI century: Ukrainian and Polish experiments — creative collaboration and mutual influences".                         Lviv, National Academy of Arts. Lviv, December 23. 

                        International conference "The value of performance" in the framework of the IX festival

                        Time Circle. Report on the topic: "My experience with performance". Toruń (Poland),

                        November 30. (Konferencja Znaczenia Performance" w ramach IX festiwalu "Koło czasu".

                       "Moje doświadczenia z performance".  Toruń, Polska. 30 listopada 2015).

                        Lecture "Performance as a form of contemporary art" in the framework of the regional art and                               training camp of the organization Plast "Metamorphosis" in the First Lviv Media Library. Lviv,

                        August 5. 

                        A series of practical classes as part of a seminar on performance with children of Zhovkva                                           Secondary School at the “Zhovkva Castle” Museum, timed to the World Children's Day.

                        Zhovkva, June 1. 

                        A series of practical classes as part of a performance seminar at the Studio of Contemporary Art                             SAM. Lviv, May 21 and 25.

                        Scientific seminar "Installation and performance in the art of the late XX— early 

                   XXI century: Ukrainian and Polish experiments — creative collaboration and mutual influences".                         Lviv National Academy of Arts. Lviv, May 19. 

                        Seminar on performance and installation "We are surrounded by space" for children of secondary                             school in Dolne Miasto district, Gdańsk, Poland, April 22-28.

2014              A scientific-practical conference of young scientists (with international participation):

                        The realities of the new culture of the open city. Report on the topic: "Contemporary art

                        as the way of communication in the urban space of Lviv". Yekaterinburg (Russia), November 21. 

                        Lecture "Performance Art in Ukraine" at the Faculty of Arts for the first and second year students

                        at the Chiang Mai University (Thailand) as part of the International Performance Festival

                        "Asiatopia", November 11. 

                        Lecture "Fundamentals of perspective, linear and inverse perspective". Lviv National Academy of                           Arts. Lviv, October 12. Lecturer. 

                        International scientific-practical conference "Traditional culture in the context of globalization:

                        folk music and decorative arts in the world of civilization". Report on the topic: "The view

                        of the eyewitness - “Crossart” project at the Primus gallery in Lviv". Kharkiv, August 22-23. 

                        A series of practical classes as part of a performance seminar with children of the Toruń                                             Secondary School as part of the personal exhibition of Y. Shumska "On Earth". Torun (Poland),

                        June 22. 

                        A scientific-theoretical conference "Spiritual-mobilizing function of art: history and modern                                           challenges". Report on the topic: "Lviv space in performance art: features of history

                        and modernity". LNAM, Lviv, May 15.

                        I nnovation potential of Ukrainian Science in the XXI century. The 25th International Scientific                                         Conference. Report: "Contemporary Art as potential of cultural development in

                        the XXI century." Zaporizhia, Ukraine. March, 3-7.
                        Man - Culture - Arts - Creative personality. 6th International Internet conference. Report:        

                        "Performance art in the context of XXI century”. Lugansk. Ukraine. February, 5-6.

2013               Art and Epoch: cultural, historical, ideological and practical aspects. Scientific-theoretical  

                         conference. Report: "Specificity of contemporary art: a young generation of Ukrainian and

                    Polish artists". LNAM. Lviv, Ukraine. May, 22.
                         Culture. Art. Education. Problems, prospects of development. A scientific and practical conference                              dedicated to the 1150-year anniversary of the city of Smolensk. Report: “Performance in the                                 XXI century: basic problems of the observation process”. Smolensk, Russia. February, 8.
                         Society. Science. Culture. 9th International Scientific and Practical Internet Conference. 

                         Report: "Global development of communications in our century”. January, 24 – 26.

2012               The problem of tradition in Ukrainian culture." National Scientific Conference for cadets,  

                         students and young scientists. Report: "Ukrainian Contemporary Art: research and continuing of                     the traditions". Kharkiv, Ukraine. October, 31.
                         Erdeli’s readings. International Scientific and Practical Conference. Report: "Performance as a                             tradition of the past and the present". Uzhgorod. Ukraine. May, 14-16.

                         Identity in the works: "Me", the Past and the Present. Research and Theoretical Student Art                                             Conference. Report: "Performance in the context of the past and the present".

                         Lviv, Ukraine. April, 20.

2011               Ukrainian art and the global art space: interpenetration of ideas". Student Research  

                         Conference. Report: "Dripping in Jackson Pollock’s works". Lviv, Ukraine.  May, 19.   

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                          Ukrainian (native), English (B2), French (B2), Spanish (B2 – C1), Polish (C1), Russian (C1).