Piotr Armianovski (Donetsk, 1985) is a Ukrainian artist, performer and director. In his works Armianovski explores the themes of memory, the loss, social and symbolic constructs of everyday life. Piotr works with video, performance art and virtual reality.
Lives in Kyiv.

Selected group exhibitions and festivals

Festival of digital art "Novembre Numérique", Kyiv, 2021

Ukrainian Biennale of Digital and Media Art, Kyiv, 2021

Ballad of Escape, Bucharest, 2021

Radically Different Society, New York, 2021

Parade-fest, Kharkiv, 2021

Point and landscape. People’s museum of Avdiivka, Shcherbenko Art Centre, Kyiv, 2021

Cultural Shutdown, Social distancing & Empty Spaces, Pasinger Fabrik, München, 2020

This Summer, Czapski Art Foundation, Poznan, 2020

Somewhere Now, Galeria Labirynt, Lublin, 2020

Triennial of modern art “Ukrainian Cross-Section” (Ukrainskyi Zriz), Lviv, 2019

MUHi 2019, Kyiv, 2019

The Frontline. The Ukrainian Art, Mexico, 2019

II Biennale of Young Art, Kharkiv, 2019

La Biennale di Venezia, 2019

The International Book Arsenal Festival, Kyiv, 2019

Hybrid Madrid Art Fair, 2019

Ukraine: Learning from a good neighbour 1918-2018, München, 2018

Cottbus Film Festival, 2017, 2018

Permanent Revolution. Ukrainian Art Today, Budapest, 2018

Docudays, Kyiv, 2014, 2018, 2019

Desant UA! First showcase of Ukrainian theatres, Warsaw, 2017

Young Ukrainian Artists, Arsenal, Kyiv, 2017

SWAB Barcelona, 2017

Festival of film and urbanism "86", Slavutych, 2015-2018

WIPAW, Warsaw, 2016

In the Dark, Vienne, Kyiv, 2016

Olympiad-84 in Donetsk, Kyiv, 2016

Festival Pierre-Feuille-Ciseaux, Paris, 2015

Kyiv Biennial 2015: The School of Kyiv

Execution, Da-Sein Gallery, Donetsk, 2013

March cats, Uzhgorod, 2012

Week of actual play, Kyiv, 2012 - 2016

Artist is present, CCC Garage, Moscow, 2011

Gogolfest, Kyiv, 2008 - 2010, 2017


Special prize, MUHi, 2019

Main Award, II Biennale of Young Art, Kharkiv, 2019

Main Award in Non-Fiction Films, Open Night, Kyiv, 2018

Special Mention and Andriy Matrosov Award, Docudays UA, Kyiv, 2018

Second Prize, Biennale "Young Ukrainian Artists", Arsenal, Kyiv, 2017

Lectures, workshops

Best of VR, KAMA, Kyiv, 2021

Digital storytelling, Gallery Lviv National Academy of Art, 2021

Workshop of audiowalks, Theatre festival "Cat Gavatovich", Lviv, 2021

Performative actions workshop, Vilna Khata, Kramatorsk, 2020

VR and 360° video laboratory, Youth cinema camp "Fil", 2020

Laboratory of documentary films, International children festival "Ptakh", 2019

Interactive video workshop, German-Ukrainian Meetings, Nyzhne Selyshsche, 2019

Documentary filmmaking workshop in frame of residency A-I-R Zmina, Starobilsk, 2018

Video workshop, MEET UP!, Kyiv, 2018

Laboratory of audiotours, Indie Media Camp, Kyiv, 2017, 2018

Masterclass of documentary filmmaking, 86 Workshop for teenagers, Slavutych, 2017

Lecture "Poesis in documentary films", Izolyatsia, Kyiv, 2016

Artist talk "Art and provocation", Kilometre of Sculpture, Estonia, 2015


Looking into a landscape, Lviv, 2019

Donetsk: Red and Black, SWAP Barcelona, 2017

Morning exercises, Warsaw Performance Art Weekend, 2016

Deminiuer, pierre_feuille_ciseaux, Paris, 2015

Kalari Payat, Kyiv, 2014

Time/Food. Ukrainian lunch, Moscow, 2013

Bodies in the urban spaces by Willi Dorner, participant, Moscow, 2013

Execution, Donetsk, 2013

Disable, Kyiv, 2012

3D perfromances: Space, Time, Ukrainian Body, Donetsk, 2012

Dobra sa pesnicama, Moscow, 2011

Reperformances of Marina Abramovic, Moscow Garage Contemporary Centre, 2011

View from the Top, H4B fest, Kyiv, 2011

How long could you scream? Kyiv, 2011

Shave me, Kyiv, 2011

Zen Buddhism calendar, Kyiv, 2011

Illegal performance, Kyiv, 2010

Road to Lavra, Kyiv, 2010


Pan Tadeusz, documentary, 23', Poznań, 2020

Black Cleaning, documentary, 13', Kyiv, 2019

People's museum of Avdiivka, documentary, 6', Avdiivka, 2018

Mustard in the gardens, documentary, 37', Novotroytske, 2018

Me and Mariupol, documentary, 10', Mariupol, 2017

Miners' Stories, documentary, 42', Donetsk - Lviv regions, 2016

Election that didn't happen, documentary, 14', Donetsk, 2017

Volodia a hero of revolution, documentary, 52'/13', Donetsk - Kyiv, 2014 - 2015

On the east, documentary, 8', Kramatorsk, 2015

Meat Factory, documentary, 32', Donetsk, 2013


Ten spacercreative producer, Poznań, 2020

The Song, director, Kyiv, 2019

Audiowalk "Kybyntsi. How Ivan Ivanovich Quarreled with Ivan Nikiforovich", coauthor with Dima Levitskiy, Kybyntsi, 2018

Audiowalk "Cartography of Kyiv Modernism", coauthor with Dima Levitskiy, Kyiv, 2018

Audiowalk "Starobilsk. Before the premiere", coauthor with Dima Levitskiy, Starobilsk, 2018

On the edge, director, Kyiv, 2017

Restaurant Ukraine, researcher, Kyiv, 2017

Laboratory "Out of the fears", trainer, Zaporizhzhia, 2017

Audiotour "Maidan. Walk", coauthor with Dima Levitskiy, Kyiv, 2017

Audiotour "The Matter of Mendel Beilis", coauthor with Dima Levitskiy, Kyiv, 2017

Laboratory "Maps of fears", participant, Lviv, Kharkiv, 2016

Rosarium, codirector, Kyiv, 2016

Word and Voice theatre centre, participant, Lviv, 2013

Directors-Dramaturgs Laboratory, participant, Lviv, 2013

Theatre-studio "Oxumoron", actor, Kyiv, 2008 - 2010

Theatre-studio "Zhuki", actor, Donetsk, 2003-2007


Special Operation, 2021

If I had a gun, I would..., Kyiv, 2021

Love and happiness, Kyiv, 2016

Krasny Pakhar, Donets - Kyiv, 2012-2014

My body, Lviv, 2013

Supermarket, Donetsk, 2013

Gay or not a gay, Moscow, 2012