nika kupyrova

Nika Kupyrova is a visual artist and curator – what brings these two pursuits together is her affinity for literature and language as well as a strong focus on space and its storytelling potential. 


Born in Kiew, Ukraine she studied Painting at the Edinburgh College of Art, Fine Arts at the Iceland University of the Arts, and Transdisciplinary Art at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. She is living and working in Vienna and Prague. 


Nika Kupyrova’s artistic and curatorial projects have been presented in venues and institutions such as Lentos Kunstuseum (Linz), Karlin Studios FUTURA (Prague), WIELS Contemporary Art Centre (Brussels), EXILE Gallery (Vienna), Mattress Factory Museum of Contemporary Art (Pittsburgh), Belvedere 21 (Vienna), Kunstraum Niederoesterreich (Vienna), Meetfactory Centre for Contemporary Art (Prague) and Wien Museum MUSA (Vienna). 


Her practice also includes writing, lecturing and media theory research. 

Nika Kupyrova is also a member of Saloon Prague.

(c) Ina Aydogan