Nikita Kadan (born in 1982 in Kyiv) graduated from National Academy of Fine Arts (Kyiv) in 2007. He works with installation, sculpture, painting, graphics, often in interdisciplinary collaboration with historians, architects and human rights activists. He is a member of the artistic group REP (Revolutionary Experimental Space) and founding member of Hudrada (Artistic Committee) – a curatorial and activist collective. Kadan lives in Kyiv. His works were presented at in the Ukrainian Pavilion of the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015.