Roman Lystvak

Bio


Born in 1975 in Lviv.

Education:
2005 to Present – Candidate MFA: Painting, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA.
2000 – BFA – Monumental and Decorative Painting, Lviv Academy of Arts, Lviv, Ukraine

Professional Experience
2005 to Present – Teaching Assistant (Instructor of Record) Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA, Courses taught: 3-D Design, Drawing
2001 – 2003 – Teaching Assistant, National Lviv Polytechnic University, Lviv, Ukraine, Courses Taught: Painting, Drawing, Composition

Awards & Honors
2006 – Claude Nelson Graduate Fellowship, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
2005 – Monahan Advancement Scholarship, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
2003 – Project Franklin’s Transformation Winner of the Annual competition The Young Art at the Center for Contemporary Art, Kiev, Ukraine.
2002 – Best painting Award, International Painting Workshop Pienkow 2002, Chelm, Poland

Solo Exhibitions
2005 – Zellena Inc., New York, NY, USA
2005 – Deane Crowe Theater, Athlone, Ireland
2003 – Dzyga Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine
2003 – Center for Contemporary Art, Kiev, Ukraine
2003 – Chelm Museum of Art, Chelm, Poland
2001 – Dzyga Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine
1998 – Gryfon Gallery, Kiev, Ukraine

Group Exhibitions
2006 – AsylumNYC, White Box Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY, USA
2006 – Project30, on-line exhibition
2005 – University of Idaho, Art Gallery, MFA Exchange Exhibition, Moscow, ID, USA
2005 – WSU, TC Exhibition Center, Fine Arts Exhibition, Tri-Cities, WA, USA
2004 – Gallery International, Global All Media Competition, Baltimore, USA
2003 – International Painting Triennial of Carpathian Euro region, Silver Quadrangle, Przemysl, Poland
2003 – 3rd Annual International Exhibition, Lemkovski Jerusalem, Gorlice, Krakow, Wroclaw, Poland
2002 – ZPAP – Sukiennice Gallery, Exhibition of the International Painting Workshop Pienkow 2002, Krakow, Poland
2001 – Lviv Palace of Arts, Exhibition of the 13th, Lviv, Ukraine.
2001 – The 3-d All Ukrainian Triennial of Painting, Artist’s Union, Kiev, Ukraine.
2000 – The 4th International Painting Biennial, Silver Quadrangle, Przemysl, Poland
2000 – Art – Centre Gallery, Variations of Ingeniousness, Kiev, Ukraine.
1998 – The 3d International Painting Biennial, Silver Quadrangle, Przemysl, Poland
1998 – Museum of Ethnography and Crafts, New Proposals: Experimental Art of the Youngest, Lviv, Ukraine.

Bibliography
2004 – Orest Holubec, ARTEX, Volume # 28, page 82-83
2003 – Roman Hankevych, Franklin’s Transformation, Catalog
2003 – Ukrainian United Portal, YKROP, 08/21/2003
2003 – ‘What’s ON’, Exhibition: The Young Exploring World Philosophy, 08/23/2003
2001 – Natalka Kosmolinsjka, Postcarnival Nonsense in a minimalism stile, Postup newspaper
2000 – Stilj & Dom, Volume # 4, pages 18-21
2000 – Orest Holubec, Silver Quadrangle, Catalog, page 73-74
1998 – B. Strannik, ArtLine, Cultures – analytical magazine, Volume 9, page 48

Other experience
2005 to present – Preparator, Museum of Art, WSU, Pullman, WA, USA
2005 – Custom murals design, private apartments, Lviv, Ukraine
2006 – Custom murals design, private house, Long Island, NY, USA

Public Collections
Zellena Inc, New York, NY, USA
Dr. Marek Maria Pienkowski, Knoxville, TN, USA
Ukrainian Center for Passengers Services at the Railway Transport, Kiev, Ukraine

Languages spoken
Ukrainian, Russian, Polish

Digital literacy
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator