Forever ! – The Ball

Yuriy Kruchak & Yulia Kostereva

Yuriy Kruchak & Yulia Kostereva

Yuriy Kruchak was born in Poltava in 1973. He studied at the Kharkiv State Fine Arts School and at the Kharkiv Art Industrial Institute. In 1996-99 he did a postgraduate course at the National Academy of Fine Art and Architecture.

In his work, Yuriy Kruchak breaks borders between art, science, mass-media and reality by creating specific game of the conventions existing in the modern world. A characteristic feature of his work is to encourage the audience to action.

Yulia Kostereva was born in Kharkov in 1973. In 2001 she got master degree in Graphic art from the National Academy of Fine Art and Architecture, Kyiv. Yulia works mainly in the field of Installations, Public Happenings, Media Art and Video Art. The particular attention focuses on research of interrelations of a person and material world.

Title: Start Time, 2011, 3min.49 sec

Workers of the park and leisure makers transform the rules of football, combining them with the other sports and games popular in the park to test the strength of a mirror ball and the construction they have created from the logs, found nearby.