Khrystya Vengrynyuk (1987) – postgraduate student at the Chernivtsi National Yurii Fedkovych University. She writes a PhD thesis in literary studies.
She is the organizer and participant of various literary and artistic events and the co-founder of the videopoetic group "Pharmakon". Khrystya makes video and filmpoetry and prose. Her evenings of the video art were presented at various festivals, including the opening of subsidiary of the young organization "Ostannya Barykada" in Zaporizhya, at the "Mahnofest" in Gulyaypole, at the "Book Publishers’ Forum" in Lviv, at the "GOGOLFEST" in Kyiv, at the videopoetry festival for the countries from the near abroad "Pyataya Noga" within the framework of the Moscow Poetic Biennale 2009, at the International Festival of Mediapoetry "Ventylyator" in St. Petersburg, at the festival of erotic literature "Bereznevi Koty" in Uzhgorod, within the framework of the retrospective evening of the world videopoetry in Krasnoyarsk, at the literary and arts festival "Tekstura" in Kharkov, at the festival "Meridian Czernowitz" and many others.
Khrystya is a grant-aided student of the Polish Government programs for young scientists in the field of literary studies (2010, 2011).
information, photo from: http://www.meridiancz.com/en/work-team/khrystya-vengrynyuk/