(b. 1982, Ukraine)
Mykyta Kadan was born 1982 in Kyiv, Ukraine, where he lives and works today. In 2007 he graduated from the National Academy of Art and Architecture in Kyiv. He is a painter, graphic artist, author of objects and installations. Kadan was nominated for the PinchukArtCentre Prize in 2009 and won it in 2011. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including exhibitions at the Index Contemporary Art Centre, Stockholm (2008), the first Kyiv Biennale at Art Arsenal (2012) and at the PinchukArtCentre ("Fear and Hope" exhibition, 2013) both in Kyiv.