Born in 1987 in Moscow. Lives in Moscow and Berlin.


Graduated from Moscow State Pedagogical University (Graphics Faculty, 2009) and in the same year graduated from the Institute of Contemporary Art, Moscow. Ustina was resident in Gridchinhall residency, NCCA residency in Kronstadt, Zarya residency in Vladivostok, Vyksa AiR in Vyksa, Russia, and PROGR residency in Bern, Switzerland.

Solo shows

2018

  • "Conversion" with German Lavrovsky, Dreiviertel art space, Bern, Switzerland
  • Solo show at Centrepoint Artwall, Basel, Switzerland
  • "Synchronisation 2" with Daria Neretina and Maria Kechaeva, CCI Fabrika, Moscow
  • Solo show at Vyksa art-residence, Vyksa, Nizhny Novgorod oblast
  • "Temporal Touch", Anna Nova Gallery, St.-Petersburg

2017

  • "Ambience", with Andrey Dmitrenko, Center for contemporary art Zarya, Vladivostok
  • “Synchronisation”, with Maria Kechaeva, Armyansky pereulok 13, Moscow

2016

  • "Occupation", Agora Collective, Berlin, Germany
  • "Morphologien des Wandels", Kabinett Auktion & Antiquitäten GmbH, Berlin, Germany
  • "Spine of Twilight Lady" with Ilya Romanov, Kultproekt gallery, Moscow

2012

  • "Inner Surface", Triumph Gallery, Moscow
  • "Inversion", AA collections / Knoll Gallery, Vienna, Austria

2011

  • "Monochrom", Rodnya studio, Moscow

2010

  • "Vacuum", Green art gallery, Perm
  • "Ust-Tsilma", Start, Moscow Centre for Contemporary Art Winzavod, Moscow

Group shows

2019

  • "BURO.New Cool", Depo, Moscow

2018

  • "Circus! Circus! Circus!", ART4 Museum, Moscow
  • "Everything is not What It Seems to be" within "Bazhov-Fest", Ural NCCA, Ekaterinburg
  • "Textile", New wing of Gogol House, Moscow
  • "Museum of Material Culture", Kotelnicheskaya Embankment Building, Moscow

2017

  • "TERRA_TABULA", ArtGallery NaKashirke, Moscow
  • "HAHAHAMOSCOW МОСКВАХАХАХ", Art4 Museum, Moscow
  • “Hooray! Sculpture!”, CEH Manege, Saint-Petersburg
  • “Structures. Fraсtals”, Kultproekt gallery, Moscow

2016

  • "Nominibus trivialibus, synonimis selectis / Simple Names, Selected Synonyms", MGU Botanic garden, parallel program of the 5th Moscow biennale of young art, Moscow
  • "Cinema of the dreams", Ground, Moscow
  • "Feet in the water, head in the clouds", Exhibition Space Here on Taganka, Moscow
  • "T!LT", Paris, France

2015

  • "ArtistsKids", Gallery A3, Moscow
  • "Pierre Brochet’s Puzzle", Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow
  • "Urbi et Orbi", Special project of 6 Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, RGGU, Department of Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow
  • "Sculptures we don’t see", Central Exhibition Hall Manege, Moscow
  • "Anonymous Drawings", Berlin, Germany / Rome, Italy / Braunschweig, Germany

2014

  • "Generation START", Manifesta 10 parallel event, Kadet korpus, St.-Petersburg
  • "Detective", Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art

2013

  • "Night of the Museums", "Magpies", "Meeting heavenly emperor" MOSHAOS, Moscow

2012

  • "Moscow. Architecture of the future", Moscow Museum of Architecture A.V. Schusev, Moscow
  • We Art Weekend #1, We Art Weekend #2, Garage gallery, Nikolina gora, Moscow oblast
  • "Price", III Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Agency. ART RU, Moscow
  • "Russian Renaissance", Brot Kunsthalle, Vienna, Austria

2011

  • "No Translation", International Culture Project Art-Residence, Moscow - Special Project of IV Moscow Biennale
  • "Russian Landscape", Guelman Gallery, Moscow

2010

  • "Do not disturb" (NAUKA 254), "Intimate capital", "Rare species" (CCI Fabrika) - projects in the framework of the 2nd Moscow International Biennale for Young Art

2009

  • "No translations № 1", "Fresco Part 1", "Thirty-six friends of Cloud", "BOZAR: Art at the household level", "Graphics", "Freedom, Equality. Brotherhood" - projects in artist-run space ART Raum, Moscow (2009-2010)
  • "Can’t take it anymore", Voronezh Centre for Contemporary Art
  • "Save as", group show at Armyansky pereulok 13, Moscow
  • "Art after the End of History", Central House of Artists, Moscow
  • "Let me think", Red October factory, Moscow - Special project of the III Moscow Biennale

2007

  • "Institute of Smile", Andrey Bartenev Moscow Illustration Festival, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow