Founded in 2020, New Belarus Art is an independent, non-profit art organization dedicated to promote Belarusian artists. We create opportunities for emerging and established artists, promote artistic exchange and experimentation, forge international collaborations to build shared platforms to incubate, to present and to discuss common practices and themes.
Helen was born in Belarus. She finished a Fine Art and Drawing Degree at the Belarusian State University in Minsk. She has exhibited her works in numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout Europe. Her artwork is published by European publishers. Helen is an award winner of Osten Biennial of Drawing and her works are included into worldwide public and private collections. Helen is co-founder and artistic director of New Belarus Art.
Elena was born in Belarus. She graduated from the music faculty of the Belarusian State University in Minsk and finished a pedagogical degree at the Hamburg University. Elena has worked for more than 20 years as a music coach in piano and early musical development. She has worked in educational institutions, founded a private music school and kindergarten. Elena gained her organizational experience working as a manager for international freight transportation. Elena is co-founder and fundraiser manager of New Belarus Art.
Dimitrij Shulkin was born in Belarus. He graduated from the Master's degree in Computational Engineering at HAW Hamburg and was awarded Aviation Newcomer Award, Franz Herbert Spitz Award and Werner Baensh Award. Dimitrij has worked in the industry for Airbus, Schaeffler, Fujitsu and is co-founder of a startup RobotDreams. Dimitrij is the initiator and co-founder of New Belarus Art. The gallery brings together his longstanding passion for contemporary art with his background in industry.