KATERYNA BORTSOVA 

    Education:
    1997 – Graduate from the Kharkov state Art school with honors
    2003 – Graduate from Kharkov state Art College with honors. Got the diploma of junior specialist in the field of the easel painting 
    2007 – Graduate from Kharkov State Academy of Design and Arts. Got the diploma of bachelor in the field of graphic arts
    2008 – Graduate from Kharkov National Pedagogical University. Got the diploma of master's degree in the field of fine arts and decoratively – applied arts
    Personal Exhibitions:
    2007 – “Graphic art by Kateryna Bortsova” Personal Exhibition in Kharkov state Art museum, Kharkov, Ukraine
    2002 – “People of contemporaneity” Personal Exhibition in Kharkov state Art museum, Kharkov, Ukraine
    2000 – “Graphic arts” Personal Exhibition in Kharkov state Art College, Kharkov, Ukraine
    Biennial, competitions, group exhibitions:
    2015 - 16 INTERBIFEP, Tuzla, Bosnia and Hercegovina 
    2015 - PRESIÓN MX 43 MOTIVOS, Mexico 
    2015 – BOOKILL FEST – BOOK ILLUSTRATION FESTIVAL, NOVI SAD, SERBIA
    2015 - IV BIENNIAL OF WATERCOLORS OF SMALL FORMAT, BELGRADE, SERBIA
    2015 – THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL GRAPHICS EXHIBITION, KRALJEVO, SERBIA 
    2014 – Mail Art Salon 2014, Dallas, Texas, USA
    2014 – World Watercolour Competition, France 
    2014 – 1ST INTERNATIONAL MAIL-ART EXHIBITION BORDERS, STRASBOURG, FRANCE
    2014 – "From the origins to mastery", Kharkov Art Museum, Kharkov, Ukraine
    2013 – sixth International biannial of mini prints – Tetovo, Macedonia
    2013 – Art Project “New Year's salon in Anatomic theater”, Kiev, Ukraine.
    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
    2012 – "Creative for Human Rights" IV International Socio-Political Poster Bienniale, Poland.
    2011 – fifth International biannial of mini prints – Tetovo, Macedonia
    2011 – Exhibition "Jaka bede...", Ketrzyn Poland
    2011 – “Haven and Earth” an international fine art exhibition, New York, USA
    2010 – Exhibition of posters devoted to Tacoma International film festival 2010, Grand Cinema Tacoma, USA
    2010 – Exhibition "Jaka bede...", Ketrzyn Poland
    2010 – 5 International biennial of Mini prints – Tetovo 2009, Macedonia
    2010 – 30 Mini Print International, Cadaques, Spain
    2010 – “Matrices 2010” International electrographic art exhibition of small forms, Budapest, Hungary
    2009 – X Biennial international de gravat – Josep de Ribera – Xativa, Spain
    2009 – Exhibition of posters devoted to Tacoma International film festival 2009, Grand Cinema Tacoma, USA
    2009 – Exhibition of posters devoted to ISCA 10th Anniversary at INTERSPEECH Conference, Brighton, England
    2009 – 29 Mini Print International, Cadaques, Spain
    2009 – 10 Teheran International poster biennial, Teheran Iran
    2008 – First International Student Competition of Poster, Skopje 2008, “Tolerance – A Global Challenge”, Skopje, Macedonia
    2008 – Exhibition of posters devoted to Sokolov International film festival, Alfa cinema in Sokolov, Czech Republic
    2008 – 28 Mini Print International, Cadaques, Spain
    2008 – 10 anniversary exhibition of works of teachers and students of higher educational establishments of Kharkov, Kharkov state Academy of Fine Arts, Kharkov, Ukraine
    2008 – “Variations” group exhibition in Kharkov state Art museum, Kharkov, Ukraine
    2007 – IX Biennial international de gravat – Josep de Ribera – Xativa, Spain
    2007 – 4 International biennial of Mini prints – Tetovo 2007, Macedonia
    2007 – 27 Mini Print International, Cadaques, Spain
    2004 – All-Ukrainian Exhibition “Picturesque Ukraine”, Kiev, Ukraine 
    1999 – Exhibition in Kharkov state Art College, Kharkov, Ukraine
    1996 – Regional art competition, Kharkov, Ukraine
    Awards, diplomas:
    2014 – Finalist of International contest of posters for Talenthouse Calendar
    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
    Art colony, residence and plein airs:
    2014 – 21 International Art Colony Kicevo, Macedonia
    2013 – International Art Plein Air Pancevo, Serbia.
    The works are situated in collections:
    private collections in Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Macedonia, UK, USA; The City Gallery of Uzice, Serbia; Palazzo Sturm, Bassano del Grappa, Italy; The town hall of Xativa, Spain; collections of Bodegas Terras Gauda, S. A.; collections of Tetovo Art museum; collections of Bitola museum; collections of Hungarian Electrographic Art Association; collections of Centre d’artistes Voix Visuelle.
    Professional experience:
    now time PhD student of FSBEI HPE «Ivanovo State University», Shuyskiy branch
    2010 – 2013 – researcher of department of Western European Art of Kharkov State Art Museum
    2007 – 2010 – lector (graphic arts) at Kharkov state Art College

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