About Us

Open group was established in august 2012 in Lviv. The members of the group are six young artists Yevgen Samborsky, Yuriy Biley, Anton Varga, Pavlo Kovac (Junior), Stas Turina.

Currently the group has implemented the project "Open gallery", "Keys to the gallery", "Open shop".

2012 "MuzychiChristmasArtFair" project "Ja Gallery", Dnipropetrovsk.

2012 Residence "Granny Hall" Samiylychi vilage, Volyn region

2012 "The Contemporary Art week", bianale, Lviv.

2012 Festival "Kredents", Vinogradiv.

Yuriy Biley

Born on May 2nd 1988 in Uzhgorod. 2003-2005 studied in Uzhgorod College of Arts, named after А. Erdeli. 2005-2011 studied in Lviv National Academy of Arts.

Lives in Lviv.

2012 Scholarship from Minister of Culture of Poland "Gaude Polonia".

2012 Residence "Granny Hall".

Anton Varga

I was born in August 25th in 1989 in Uzhgorod. In 2006 I became a student of Transcarpathian Art Institute, Graphics Design department, which I graduated in 2010. From 2010 to 2012 I was a student of the Kharkiv State Academy of Design and Arts. I live in Lviv. I am engaged in painting, installations and projecting information objects. In my most recent projects along with the characters of "presence" I’m trying to create / recreate a permanent length of life.

Pavlo Kovac (Junior)

Born on November 4th 1987 in Uzhgorod. 2003-2005 studied in Uzhgorod College of Arts, named after А. Erdeli. 2005-2011 studied in Lviv National Academy of Arts.

2012 Scholarship from Minister of Culture of Poland "GaudePolonia".(kurator Janush Balduga)

2012 The winner of the competition for young Ukrainian artists MUHI-2012 (2nd place)

Yevgen Samborsky

Born

1984 Iwano–Frankiwsk, Ukraine

Lives and works in Lviv, Ukraine

Education

2012 Collaboration and studying under polish artist and sculptor Pawel Althamer

2005 Art Institute of Precarpathian National University

2000 Art school in Ivano-Frankisk

Awards & Scholarship

2012 The winner of the competition for young ukrainian artists MUHI-2012

2012 Scholarship of Polish Ministry of Culture

2009 Scholarship of Polish Ministry of Culture

http://cargocollective.com/samborsky

Stanislav Turinа

Born August 28, 1988 in Makeevka Donetsk region. From 1993 he lived in Mukachevo, Transcarpathian region. From 2005-2011 he studied at the Lviv National Academy of Arts. I live in Lviv.

2006 Member and co-founder of Team CAR.

2010 Member club black circle club.

2012 Residence "Granny Hall".