Sahaidakovskyi Andrii

Andrii Sagaidakovskyi was born in Lviv in 1957.
In 1979, he graduated from the Arcitechture faculty of Lviv Polytechnic Institute.
In 2012, the artist became the recipient of the prize at First Kyiv International Biennale of Contemporary Art ARSENALE АWARDS 2012 in the category of Discovery of ARSENALE 2012.
In 2015, he was the participant of the Polish pavilion at International Art Venice Biennale Exhibition.
Andrii regards Karl Zvirynsyi and — the legend of Lviv artistic environment and the student of Fernand Lége — Roman Selskyi as his teachers.
The tipping point in his creativity was the conversance with the works of the British artist, Francis Bacon.
In 1990, his works were included to the significant Defloration exhibition of informal art of Lviv.
As the impulse for creation Sagaidakovskyi considers the life itself, right here right now. In his works he uses old canvases, torn cloths, carpets.
Andrii cooperates with Pavlo Gudimov Ya Gallery Art Center.
The artist works in fine art and is the creator of installations and art objects.
He lives and works in Lviv.


about art life in the city of the 1980s

The text of the Lviv archivist, Bubo Shults (Lviv), about art life in the city of the 1980s.


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“The Vegetation” by Andrii Sahaidakovskyi (Lviv) and Olena Turyanska (Lviv).