Oleksiy Radynski, Filmmaker and writer, Visual Culture Research Center, Kyiv, Ukraine
Oleksiy Radynski is a filmmaker and writer based in Kyiv. His films have been screened at Oberhausen International Short Film Festival, Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, the Institute of Contemporary Arts (London), DOK Leipzig, bar laika by e-flux and the Kmytiv Museum, among other venues, and received awards at a number of film festivals. He gave talks and presentations at Berlinale Forum Expanded, Museum of Modern Art (New York), International Studio and Curatorial Program (New York), Shtab (Bishkek), Stroom Den Haag, and Architectural Association (London). His texts have been published in Proxy Politics: Power and Subversion in a Networked Age (Archive Books, 2017), Art and Theory of Post-1989 Central and East Europe: A Critical Anthology (MoMA, 2018), Being Together Precedes Being (Archive Books, 2019) and in e-flux journal. After graduating from Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, he studied at Home Workspace Program (Ashkal Alwan, Beirut). He is a participant of Visual Culture Research Center, an initiative for art, knowledge, and politics founded in Kyiv, 2008. He was a 2019-2020 BAK Fellow at basis voor actuele kunst, Utrecht.