VITALIY SHTANKO


       EDUCATION


1987/1997 - High School - Drogobych .UA.  Diploma

 

1990/1995 - Art School  - Drogobych. UA . Diploma  

 

1997/1999-   Federov print institute . Book illustration faculty - Lvov. UA 

 

2000/2001 - International School of Illustration and Commix - Florence .  Italy  

2001/2003-2008/2010 -  The Florence Academy of Art . Florence . Italy 


        EXHIBITIONS

 

2003 - International Festival of Contemporary Art .
 San Remo .  Italy   Award winner.

 

2005 - International Festival . Ministry of Culture and Heritage of  Rome .
 First place winner . Rome. Italy

 

2005 -  XXXII Edition of Contemporary Art . Organised by Art Circle “Il Quadrivio”  
 Honourable mention , silver medal winner . Catalog - Sulmona . Italy 

 

2006 /2008 -  XII-XIII Biennale of Sacred Art in “Stauros” Museum . Catalog . Isola di Gran Sasso -Italy 

 

2009 - “Best Drawing of the Year” 2009-2010. Florence Academy of Art 

 

2009/2010 -  Work and study scholarship . Drawing instructor . Florence Academy of Art . 

 

2009 - “Classical Realism” W.H. Patterson Fine Art Dealers.
 Patterson Gallery. London, UK.

 

2010 - “The Florence Academy of Art Fifth Alumni Exhibition.”  
 “Best in the Show “ winner .  Palazzo Corsini. Florence, Italy 

 

2010 - “Best painting of the year” 2010-2011 Florence Academy of Art .

 

2010 - Commissioned to paint portraits of Florentine Cardinals by Florence Archbishop Francesco Bettori.  


2012 -The Florence Academy of Art Sixth Alumni Show . Florence . Italy .
 

2012 - Galerie Michael , The Florence
Academy of Art Alumni Show - Beverly Hills . Los Angeles 

2013- "Green Noise" Plain air in Ples, Ivanovo .  Final Group Show - Russian Federation .

2013- Portrait Painting Workshop . Artist's studio . Florence. Italy.

2014- Art Renewal Center's Annual Exhibition . 
 Finalist.
 
2014- "Chiaro Scuro" The Florence Academy of Art  Alumni Show . Richard Messey Foundation for Arts and Sciences .
  Manhattan , New York . 


2015- Art Renewal Center's Annual Exhibition .
 Finalist. 

2015- Florence Acdemy of Art Alumni Show .
 MANA New York

2016- The shape of beauty. Florence Academy of Art group Show .
Pienza ,Italy .

2017-  Beneficial auction . FFA . Salmagundi Club . New York .

2017 -  "12x12" Art Show . MANA New York .

2018 - "On Paper" Art Show . MANA New York . 
 
2018-  Virtuoso & Belcanto .  Musica e Colori . Church of SantaMaria dei Servi .
  Lucca ,Italy.

2019 - "Il Quartetto" Group show . FAA. 
Florence,Italy 


2019 - Beneficial Auction . "On the Pallette"  
  Salmagundi Club .New York.

  
2019 -  "Winter Collective" Group faculty show . FAA.
  Florence , Italy .