Sergiy is a young, emerging artist from Ukraine who originally created abstract pieces
inspired by landscapes. He likes to experiment using different techniques, and also isn’t afraid
to step away from his usual theme of landscapes. In 2020 the artist started a new series of
paintings that is somewhat different from what he has done before—he now takes his
inspiration from vintage Soviet porcelain figurines.
The Art Unit Talks: Sergiy KondratiukNovember 29, 2021How has the quarantine affected your artistic life? The quarantine surely had its effect on my art. Before there was a lot of social life and in the quarantine, you stay with yourself and spend more time in your studio, think more and analyze more. I came up with new ideas—the new series that I am developing right now with porcelain. I think quarantine affected a lot of people. Perhaps it was a positive effect on most of the artists-everyone created a lot of new paintings-new series. What living...