Photobook "KOCHETOV"

MOKSOP debuts with photobook “KOCHETOV” by father and son Victor and Sergey Kochetov

History and Analytics

Materials on history of Kharkiv, Ukrainian and international photography


Sergiy Solonsky’s “Oscillations” exhibition opening

Sergiy Solonsky’s “Oscillations” exhibition opening

After a summer break MOKSOP and “COME IN” art gallery collaboration continued with the solo show of Sergiy Solonsky “Oscillations.” The openning took place on October 10th. The similarly named series of staged photographs self-portraits created at the beginning of the...


Schwarzenegger is my idol” is a story of the 1980s-1990s generation raised on Hollywood blockbusters. The series was taken in 2012 by Sergey Melnitchenko, a photographer from Mykolaiv, a city on the South of Ukraine. It features a group of young men, deeply passionate for sports, who are turning their teenage craze into a compass through the suffocating atmosphere of the Post-Soviet provincial town.

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Urban opera of Boris Mikhailov

Urban opera of Boris Mikhailov

Unregulated, vertiginous freedom of the 1990s emerged as a wild, chaotic period when everything became possible almost overnight: propelling into extreme affluence or rolling to the margins of the society into abject poverty. With his keen eye and a sensitivity of an astute observer, Mikhailov recorded this condition of a “zero state” of the new society, that was just emerging from the ruins of a previous political and cultural formation, in his most controversial photographic project “Case History”, executed in 1997 – 1998 and published in a book format in 1999.

Overpainted reality of Victor and Sergey Kochetovs

Overpainted reality of Victor and Sergey Kochetovs

It is not only pioneers who form a school, but also those, who adopt and consistently implement the new methods, who create art muscles surrounding the skeleton of ideas, techniques and instruments.

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