Valentyna Onisko - INVC Research Centre - Research Assistant
Valentyna Onisko
Research Assistant


Valentyna Onisko is a Toronto-based artist, independent curator and art critic, and a BFA graduate in Interdisciplinary Art from NSCAD University. Onisko is completing her Master of Fine Arts in Criticism and Curatorial Practice at OCAD University, where her MFA thesis exhibition, There is Bread and Salt Between Us investigated ideas of subjecthood, identity, and cultural and historical entanglements through gestures of hospitality. Onisko collaborates with Nina Vincent Lannes on the research project Arctic Amazonia, led by Dr. Gerald McMaster, to explore commonalities and intersections of historical and contemporary art production in the two regions.