MADATAC - International Festival of Audio-Visual & New Media Art 2023

Oksana Chepelyk, FIAS Fellow 2022-2023 IMéRA Aix-Marseille, A*MIDEX & National Academy of Arts of Ukraine
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Oksana Chepelyk’s works within MADATAC events 2023, Spain. October 24-29, 2023

MADATAC showed Oksana Chepelyk’ films within ARCOmadrid in February 2023, presenting a Video Art Project "ART FOR FREEDOM - 2023". Established collaboration with MADATAC and its founder Iury Lech had fruitful results presented in Project «Espace Ocean : Waters Come Into My Soul» with audiovisual installations “On the Edge” and “Ecocide” within Scientifica # 2 in cooperation with IMBE and MIO of Aix-Marseille University.

Now Oksana Chepelyk’s 35 mm film "Chronicles from Fortinbras" and “Ukrainian Golgotha” will be presented at Sala Berlanga, the media installation "Liquid Modernity - Liquid Ethics" at NH Collection Eurobuilding and the immersive environment "The Garden of Divine Songs" after Hrygorii Skovoroda at Quinta del Sordo within MADATAC 12 NEW MEDIA ART BIENNIAL
Teatros del Canal // Sala Berlanga // NH Collection Eurobuilding // Quinta del Sordo
Madrid, October 24-29, 2023

Oksana Chepelyk

is currently an Artist Protection Fund Fellow in residence at IMéRA at Aix-Marseille University 2023-2024. Her participation at MADATAC is supported by the House of Europe program Culture Moves Europe funded by the European Union Implemented by the Goethe Institut. During 2022-2023 Oksana Chepelyk was IMéRA fellow supported by A*MIDEX and FIAS financed by the European Commission in the frame of the Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Actions (COFUND Programme).

Liquid Modernity - Liquid Ethics

Oksana Chepelyk’s media installation "Liquid Modernity - Liquid Ethics" at NH Collection Eurobuilding is working with the flows that can manifest their multidimensionality. More information can be found here.

The Garden of Divine Songs

Oksana Chepelyk’s immersive environment "The Garden of Divine Songs" after Hrygorii Skovoroda at Quinta del Sordo 23-29.10.2023.
117'59" (in loop) – 3-channel immersive installation, color and black & white
Project dedicated to the 300th anniversary of the birth of the most famous Ukrainian philosopher Hryhorii Skovoroda (Latin: Gregorius Scovoroda; Ukrainian: Grigory Savvich Skovoroda; 3 December 1722 – 9 November 1794) of Ukrainian Cossack, whose National Literary and Memorial Museum, situated in the village of Skovorodynivka, was directly hit by Russia’s missile strike on the night of May 7, 2022, where poet and philosopher worked for the last years of his life and where he was buried nearby with the epitaph on his tombstone: “The world tried to capture me, but didn't succeed.” More information can be found here.

Chronicles from Fortinbras

Oksana Chepelyk’s 35 mm film "Chronicles from Fortinbras" at Sala Berlanga.
This film is based on author's performance that reflects the situation in culture and socium in Ukraine of 90th, using some quotations from essay collection of the same title by Oksana Zabuzhko, author of the
autobiographical prose work "Field Research on Ukrainian Sex (1996). More information can be found here

Ukrainian Golgotha

International Video Art Project at Sala Berlanga in support of Ukraine and Georgia and their fight for freedom.
Oksana Chepelyk’s “Ukrainian Golgotha” Octobre 26, at 16:05-17:00.
“Ukrainian Golgotha. 2022” as part of "ART FOR FREEDOM” is based on audio statement about art, life and politics by Oksana Chepelyk made for the BIENNALE MANIFESTA 14 in Kosovo project "Secondary Archive" of the Katarzyna Kozyra Foundation. More information can be found here.