Roman Minin

Ukrainian artist Roman Minin  was born in 1981 in Dimitrov, Donetsk region, Ukraine. Graduated from the Kharkov Art College and Kharkov State Academy of Design and Arts. In 2013, was nominated for the PinchukArtCentre Prize. His works have been exhibited in numerous solo and group projects in Ukraine and abroad. Organizer and participants of street art festivals. Painter, graphic artist, photographer, author of objects and installations, street artist. Lives and works in Kharkov, Ukraine.



Selected exhibitions


People live here, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Kyiv

White and Black, National Academy of Arts of Ukraine, Kyiv

Byzantine Nostalgia, CCA Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw 



My Story: 32 Years of Independence, Museum of Kyiv History, Kyiv





30x30. Contemporary Ukrainian art, National Center «Ukrainian House», Kyiv

Minin in Varengeville-sur-Mer, La Bergerie, Varengeville-sur-Mer, France

Second Nature, Green Theater, Odesa





Ukraine Today, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv

The Artifical Pain, Сontemporary Art Centre ZnakiCzasu, Toruń, Poland

Alchemy of Motivation, Institute of Contemporary Art Problems, Kiev




Alchemy of Motivation, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv

Contemporary Ukranian Art of 1985 - 2015 from Private Collection, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv

Donbas Paradise, Boryspil International Airport, Kyiv

Minin’g Charleroi, Le Bois du Cazier, Charleroi

Transmonument, Mhaata gallery, Brussels, Belgium

Roman Minin in Genk, C-mine, Genk, Belgium

Gold of nation, Kharkiv Municipal Gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine

Art United, Mandarin Maison, Kyiv



Auguste Rodin. Premonition of the future. Cherkasy Museum of Fine Arts, Cherkasy, Ukraine

Minin in Genk. Thor Central Genk, Genk, Belgium

Art Mining. Permanent mission of Ukraine to the Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France 

Human / Alien. Dzyga Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine 

More than sculpture. Art Ukraine gallery, Kyiv 

Permanent Revolution. Ukrainian Art Today, Ludwig Museum, Budapest






Мистецька праця. ART WORK.  Wroclaw, Poland

Мистецька праця. ART WORK.  Kyiv, Ukraine 


Private Collection. Contemporary Ukrainian Artists. Modern Art Research InstituteKyiv, Ukraine 

Show Promise. Lviv Palace of Arts. Ukraine

Reymuzey. ArtUkraine Gallery. Kyiv.





Recipe for Utopia , Modern Art Research InstituteKyiv, Ukraine

Identity. Behind the curtain of uncertainty. National Art Museum of Ukraine. Kyiv, M. Hrushevsky, 6

Kylym Contemporary Ukrainian Artist, Zenko Foundation art-space, Tatariv (Ivano-Frankivsk region), Ukraine

Art16. Art Fair London. Zenko Gallery. Ukraine





Wien,Österreichisches Museum für Volkskunde,Ukraine. Transformation der Moderne, 20-29 november, 2015

The Museum Collection. Ukrainian Contemporary Art. 1985–2015,  From Private Collections. Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv. 22.09–10.10.2015

Just art,  ARTVERA'S ART GALLERY, Geneva, Switzerland
Koelner Liste-Contemporary Art Fair 2015, Dymchuk gallery

New Perspectives: 8 Contemporary Artists from Ukraine, Ukrainian Institute, New York, 2015

Decompression. Coming Up For Air, Eglise Saint-Merri Pastoral Centre, Paris, 2015

The Sackler Research Forum, The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, 2015


SCOPE Art Fair Miami Beach HudPromo Art Gallery Miami, USA
TMZ, Vovatanya Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine.
Through Maidan and Beyond, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Vienna, Austria.
Presentiment: Ukrainian Art Now, Saatchi Gallery, London.
Slovenia / ART scanning, YermilovCentre, Kharkov, Ukraine.
New Ukrainian Dream, Forbes Ukraine art-project, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv.
Cacus Pacis, Street Art Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia.
I am a Drop in the Ocean, Künstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria.
Transit Zone, PERMM, Perm, Russia.
OURS, Freedom Square, Yermilov Centre, Kharkov, Ukraine.
I am a drop in the Ocean, MOCAK, Krakow



The Plan of Escape from Donetsk Region, Small Project Gallery, Tromsø, Norway.
Exhibition of 20 nominees for the PinchukArtCentre Prize, PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv
Contemporary Ukrainian Artists, Saatchi Gallery, London.
The Re-Aligned Art, Tromsø Kunstforening, Tromsø, Norway.
RE-PUBLIC. Russian Art in the Streets, Urb Festival, Helsinki, Finland.
Terrain Orientation, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine.(catalogue)
Ukrainian News, «Ujazdow Castle» Contemporary art centre, Warsaw, Poland.
Great and Grand, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Kyiv, Ukraine.


The Plan of Escape from Donetsk Region, Palazzo Cantagalli, Foligno, Italy.
Source of Life, Sinergy Gallery, Rome, Italy.
Construction, YermilovCentre, Kharkov, Ukraine.
Myth. Ukrainian Baroque, National art museum, Kyiv, Ukraine.


The plan of Escape from Donetsk Region, Municipal Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine.
Street art festival, Kharkov, Ukraine.
International Portfolio Revue, Moscow, Russia.
Collective dreams, Modern Art Research Institute, Kyiv, Ukraine.


Dreams about War, Vovatanya Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine.
History of Beautiful Mania, Volga Art Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
Miner's Folklore, Municipal Gallery, Sumy, Ukraine.
Symbol of Faith, Museum of Russian art, Kyiv, Ukraine.
Stoy! Kto idet?, International Young Art Biennale, Moscow, Russia.
IF, PERMM, Perm, Russia.


Miner's Folklore, Ukrainian House, Kyiv, Ukraine.
In Day with Fire, Volga Art Gallery, Moscow, Russia.


Your Miner, Building of city administration, Donetsk, Ukraine.


Your miner, Art Foxtrot Gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine.
In Day with Fire, Maestro Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine.
SMS-Art, Maestro Gallery, Kharkov, Ukraine.