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Oleksandr Rojtburd (1961–2021) was a participant of the Ukrainian New Wave and co-founder of the theory of the Ukrainian Transavantgard. He worked as a painter and installation artist, among other things with video and photo projects. He belongs to the first wave of post-independence, post-Soviet, and post-traditional Ukrainian artists.

At first sight, his works are mostly mythologically determined and pervaded by archetypal representations. Yet the surreal elements remain within the organic limits of subtle evolution. As a painter, he never compromised on developing and refining his personal style through a transformation in search of the Greek model. The rejection of sarcasm and drama characterizes his latest works. The conflict disappears from the scene in favour of subtle irony and intimacy.

Works of THE ARTIST​