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“Graphic art by Kateryna Bortsova”, Kharkov state Art museum,  Ukraine

 “People of contemporaneity”, Kharkov state Art museum,  Ukraine

“Graphic arts”, Kharkov state Art College, Kharkov, Ukraine



2016 – Winner of “Find Your Brilliance” contest, made by Dell and Mashable, USA

2015 – Winner of the 2016 Emirates Skywards Art of Travel competition, Dubai, UAE

2012 – Winner of cover competition of Oxford University Press, Great Britain

2012 – Silver medal in the category “realism” in participation in “Factory of visual art”,

New York, USA

2010 – Finalist of “Free press” International poster design exhibition,  Italy

2007 – Finalist of 6 Francisco Mantecon International Poster Competition, Spain



​2023 – El Hacedor art residency, La Aldea del Portillo de Busto, Spain

2022 – PILOTENKUECHE The International Art Program 51 round, Leipzig, Germany

2021 – Faberllull Olot, Catalonia, Spain

2020 - Grand from Casa Tagumerche art residency, Canarias Islands, Spain

2018 – JIWAR art residence, Barcelona, Spain

2017 – GLO’ART Residence, Lanaken, Belgium

2016 – 52nd International art Colony Pocitelj, Pocitelj, Bosnia and Hercegovina

2016 – International Art Colony “Antik Art Colony ‘16”, Jale, Himare, Albania

2015 – 13 International Art Colony Karpino, Macedonia

2014 – 21 International Art Colony Kicevo, Macedonia


2023 – Cover of Ignatian Literary Magazine V36 I. 1, University of San Francisco, USA

2023 – Arboreal Literary Magazine, No. 03: Illusion, Eugene, OR, USA

2023 – The Quarter(ly) Vol. 7 part 2, Millen, GA, USA

2023 – Artwork Gallery Magazine, Issue 3. Color vibe, Ukraine

2023 – Progenitor Art and Literary Journal V. 58, the Arapahoe Community College, USA

2023 – Words of The Lamb, Literary Magazine of Faith

2023 – Issue II of Women United ART MAGAZINE, Czech Republic 

2023 – 3rd Place for the final Blue Expo Video, ZO Magazine's, LA, USA

2022 – Defunkt magazine, Volume 11, Houston, Texas, USA

2022 – Cover for V. 33 Sierra Nevada Review, University of Nevada,  USA

2022 – Center of Gravity, About Place Journal, V. 7, Issue 2, Black Earth Institute, USA

2022 – Oxford Magazine Issue 49, Miami University, USA

2022 – Fast Flesh Literary Journal Issue 1 (FERAL), USA

2022 – VAINE magazine Issue 06 “Place and Identity”, UK

2022 – “Beauty in Rigor: The Art of Kateryna Bortsova”, Issue 3: In Our Hands, I, Enheduanna, USA

2022 – cover for Cold Mountain Review, Special Issue on Identity Volume 50, Appalachian State University, USA

2022 – ModPortrait 2021, Galería artelibre, ISBN 978-84-09-31302-0, Spain

2022 – Blood Orange Review, issue 14.1, Washington State University, USA

2022 – The Thought Collective, Issue one: The Everyday, Singapore

2022 – Bealtaine magazine, Issue 2, Co. Cork, Ireland

2021 – Sutterville review, First Issue, Land Park Press, Sacramento, California, USA

2021 – Superstition Review, Issue 28, Arizona State University, USA

2021 – NonBinary Review, Issue 26, Zoetic Press, USA

2021 – Flora Fiction, Volume 2 Issue 3 Fall 2021, Saint Augustine, Florida, USA

2021 – Cover for PacificREVIEW: The Mirror Maze, San Diego State University, USA

2021 – NNC art magazine June 2021, Amsterdam, Netherland

2021 – The Athena Review, Third Issue, The Summer Solstice Collection, USA

2021 – The Purposeful Mayonnaise, Volume 1, Issue 1

2021 – Defunkt Magazine, Volume 8, USA

2021 – The Red Zenith Equality Zine, First Issue, London, UK

2021 – Winner of the Censorship & Freedom Contest, The Abstract Elephant Magazine LLC, USA

2021 – The Working Artist, Second Edition, UK

2021 – Cover for APERO fine art catalogue, January 2021, USA

2021 – Cover art for CAMAS Winter 2020, Resilience, the University of Montana, USA

2020 – Interview for Negromundo, Alicante, Spain,

2020 – Cover art for Volume 3 Issue 1 of Margins Magazine, The UTSC Women's and Trans Centre, University of Toronto, Canada

2020 – FAKfulness Art Mag 4th, Warsaw, Poland

2020 – “Homeward” Havik, Las Positas College, USA

2020 – Beyond Queer Words, international literary magazine, USA

2020 – Phoebe Issue 49.2, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA

2019 – Sheepshead Review, Volume 42, № 1, UW-Green Bay’s Journal of Literature and Art, USA

2019 – Bluebee magazine, Volume 2, UK

2019 – Cover of High Plains Register, Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA

2019 – Cover of Lily Poetry Review Volume1 Issue 2, USA

2019 – The New Southern Fugitives, Volume 2, Issue 18, USA

2019 – Cover of Door is a Jar Magazine, Issue 10 Spring, USA

2019 – The Oakland Review, Volume XLIV, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

2019 – Cover art of The Central Dissent: A Journal of Gender and Sexuality, the University of Central Oklahoma, USA

2018 – Anastamos journal, Issue 4, Chapman University, California, USA

2018 – Sonder Midwest, Issue 2, USA

2018 – New Plains Review, spring 2018, the University of Central Oklahoma , USA

2018 – The Healing Muse, the annual journal of literary and visual art, Volume 18, New York, USA

2018 – Ponder Review, Volume 2, Issue 1, Mississippi University for Women, USA

2018 – Scene & Heard a journal of artistic reflections, salutatory issue, Florida, USA

2018 – Streetlight Magazine, USA

2018 – Levitate literary magazine, Issue 2, the Chicago High School for the Arts, USA

2018 – Barzakh A LITERARY MAGAZINE, Spring 2018, NY, USA 

2018 – The Esthetic Apostle, First Spring Issue, Columbia,, USA  

2014 – Landescape Art Review , January 

2012 – The British Journal of Aesthetics, Volume 52, Issue 4, UK



2024 – “Posters for Peace”, Peace Museum Vienna, Austria

2023 – IPBP Nanjing International Biennial of Poster for Peace, The Memorial Hall for the Victims in Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders, Nanjing University of the Arts, China

2023 – “Connecting Cultures”, the first Dubai Biennale, Dubai Design District, Dubai, UAE

2023 – Neon Gala at the Nicolaysen Art Museum (The NIC), USA

2023 – „Freunde – друзі“, Bureau of International Relations, Nuremberg, Germany

2023 – “Genesis: The Beginning of Creativity”, Jewish Art Salon, Riverside Church, New York, USA

2023 – Women’s Art Forum, Ostraca arts, Hurghada, Luxor, Egypt

2023 – Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

2023 – International exhibition "Freunde", Theater Lindenhof Melchingen, Melchingen, Germany

2022 – “Streben nach Glück”, Kulturkorridor, MoonArt Gallery, Aachen, Germany

2022 – 5th Annual PASA Festival, Seoul, South Korea, Hanoi, Vietnam

2022 – Deeply Pelusa Life, Alte Handelsschule, Leipzig, Germany

2022 – International exhibition “Erotic Art Show”, Rhizome, Washington, USA

2022 – City Crush 10, festival of street culture, Werk 2, Leipzig, Germany

2022 – XXII Bienal Internacional de Arte de Cerveira,  Fundação Bienal de Arte de Cerveira, Vila Nova da Cerveira, Portugal

2022 – “Krieg und Frieden”, Kulturkorridor, MoonArt Gallery, Leipzig, Germany

2022 – Dark Hope Respite, PILOTENKUECHE, Leipzig, Germany

2022 – Moving surreal curiousity, open studio show, PILOTENKUECHE, Leipzig, Germany

2022 – ALC, video festival, Pozos de Garrigós: Museo de Aguas de Alicante, Alicante, Spain

2022 – “PHY/GITAL”, NM gallery, Affordable Art Fair Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

2022 – 26th Annual Festival of Alternative Art, Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art, Yerevan, Armenia

2022 – The 3rd One Hour International Short Film Festival (OHISFF), Papakura Art Gallery, 10 Averill Street, Papakura, Auckland | Tāmaki-makaurau, Aotearoa | New Zealand

2021 – “Communitas III: Digitale Gemeinschaft”, Kunsthaus Steffisburg, Switzerland

2021 – MTHR, Projekt 12/21, Ministry of Culture and Science, the Wuppertal Cultural Office, the Fund for Art and Culture and Knipex, Wuppertal, Germany

2021 – Artspace Bremerhaven, ASSOCIATION "DIE ALTE BÜRGER" E.V., Bremerhaven, Germany

2021 – Remote Closeness exhibition, by Factory’s Public Art Program /the JNGFA, the Goethe-Institut in Jordan, the Institut Français de Jordanie, and funded by the Franco-German Cultural Fund, Jordan

2021 – Every Woman Biennial, Copeland Gallery in Peckham, London, UK

2021 – Lacuna Festival, “Distance”, Lanzarote, Spain

2021 – ARTIM Flux “Do not run! This is only a mirage you see…”, YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan

2021 – LA INMENSIDAD ÍNTIMA, Salón Abierto de Dibujo, PIRA, Barcelona, Spain

2021 – VR exhibition “Inspiring Girls”, Ink People, Brenda Tuxford Gallery, USA

2021 – VR exhibition “Black Lives Matter”, Matigan Art And Cultural Center, Germany

2021 – VR exhibition “Lockdown exhibition”, Fitzrovia Circle, Free Speech Gallery, Germany

2020 –“Corona and Climate Crisis” Gallery in the Project space of Global 3000 Group e.V., Berlin, Germany

2020 – exhibition of Don Sante Award for Contemporary Art, Bari, Italy

2020 – “Minerva: Harmony to Hollywood”, New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, New Harmony, USA

2020 – “It is not your body”, online exhibition, Gallarty gallery, Moscow

2020 – “UPLIFTING BOOST”, VR exhibition, Dagaz Gallery, USA

2020 – "I Might Be Staring at Infinity (or the backs of my own eyelids)", VR exhibition, YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Virtual ARTIM Project Space, Baku, Azerbaijan

2020 – “La cultura es femenina”, international exhibition, Espacio Cultural El Tanque, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

2019 – “Is there a life after plastic?”, BIS ART Gallery, Winzavod, Moscow, Russia

2019 – “Musas” International art exhibition, Alicante, Spain

2019 – Exhibition of nominees of Odessa International Art Prize, “Sady Pobedy”, Odessa, Ukraine

2017 – International exhibition “Lethes Art. Memorty & Identiti(es)”, Ponte de Lima, Portugal

2017 – International exhibition “Fire and Ice”, Alicante, Spain

2017 – Art Revolution Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan

2016 – ART.WHO.ART #6 festival, Moscow

2016 – Re-Cognition, ART-MAP, arquivo municipal, Ponte de Lima, Portugal

2016 – UAMO festival “Fortress”, Munich, Germany

2015 – Interactive exhibition “Find Your Brilliance”, London's Westfield Stratford City, UK

2015 – “Espejos en el Tiempo, Rusia & España”, Alicante, Spain

2015 – IV Biennale of watercolors of small format, Zrenjanin, Serbia

2015 – The New York Coffee Festival, New York, USA

2015 – III Brest Print Triennial – 2015, Brest, Belarus

2015 – 16 INTERBIFEP, Tuzla, Bosnia and Hercegovina

2015 – PRESIÓN MX 43 MOTIVOS, Mexico

2015 – IV Biennale of watercolors of small format, Belgrade, Serbia


2014 – World Watercolour Competition, France

2013 – Sixth International biennale of mini prints – Tetovo, Macedonia

2013 – Art Project “New Year's salon in Anatomic theater”, Kiev, Ukraine.

2013 – “A Glimpse of the Future”, 8 International Digital Miniprint Exhibition, Ottawa, Canada.

2012 – 7 International triennial of graphic art Bitola, Macedonia

2012 – “Matrices 2012” International electrographic art exhibition of small forms, Budapest, Hungary

2012 – "Creative for Human Rights" IV International Socio-Political Poster Biennalee, Poland

2011 – Fifth International biennale of mini prints – Tetovo, Macedonia

2011 – “Haven and Earth” an international fine art exhibition, New York, USA

2010 – 5 International biennale of Mini prints – Tetovo 2009, Macedonia

2010 – 30 Mini Print International, Cadaques, Spain

2010 – “Matrices 2010” International electrographic art exhibition of small forms, Budapest, Hungary

2009 – X biennale international de gravat – Josep de Ribera – Xativa, Spain

INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL CONFERENCES: Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Astrakhan), Ukraine (Kharkov, Kiev, Simferopol, Cherkasy,), Germany (Munich), USA (Texas, Dallas).

AUTHOR OF MONOGRAPH: “The contribution of N. Samokish to the development of graphic arts of end of XIX – early XX centuries”. / E. Bortsova. - Saarbrucken: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, 2015 - 118 p. And more than 20 articles published in scientific journals in Russia, Ukraine, Germany.

ART COLLECTIONS: Private collections in Ukraine, Serbia, UK, USA, Italy, Australia, China, Australia, Sweden, Spain, France, Albania, Hon Kong; The City Gallery of Uzice, Serbia; Palazzo Sturm, Bassano del Grappa, Italy; The town hall of Xativa, Spain; collections of Bodegas Terras Gauda, S. A.; collections of Tetovo Art museum; collections of Bitola museum; collections of Brest Regional Museum, Belarus; collection of of the Association of artists in B&H; collections of Hungarian Electrographic Art Association; collections of Centre d’artistes Voix Visuelle; Emirates Skywards Art Collection, Dubai, United Arab Emirates; The museological collection of Ponte de Lima, Portugal; Glo’art collection, Belgium; collection of YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan; collection of The Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts.


Lecturer at Kharkov State College of Textiles and Design

Researcher of department of Western European Art at Kharkov State Art Museum

Lecturer (graphic arts) at Kharkov State Art College


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