Natalia Ivanova

Director of cultural projects

Natalia Ivanova graduated in 1989 from the Vasyl Karazin Kharkiv National University, majoring in Theory of Economy. In 2008 she completed a «Contemporary management theories» course as a PR director in Russian Management School (Moscow).

Natalia Ivanova worked as a marketing director of the Budiansk faience factory, as a PR director in «AC Capital Management» company. Since 2012 has been a director of the Centre for Contemporary Art «YermilovCentre». She volunteers in various cultural and educational projects.
Among her main achievements are founding the Contemporary Art Centre in Kharkiv, directing projects: «Construstion. From Constructivism to Contemporary», «Hnylytsky. Darwin str.», poster collection exhibition «Top 20 of world graphic design» (from the «4th Block» International Triennial of Eco-Poster collection), Alexei Borisov solo exhibition.

In 2014 Natalia Ivanova organized the «Freedom Square» project featuring young Ukrainian artists; the «Own» project; in cooperation with the French Institute organized an exhibition of French artist and photographer Julien Malland and his street-art action; in cooperation with Polish Embassy organized the exhibition of Polish posters in Kharkiv.