Lead Artist

Nikita Freeboid

Nikita is a media artist based in Kharkiv (Ukraine) mainly working with XR and AI. Managing VR art festivals, developing art communities (XR Art Ukraine and CryptoArt Ukraine), building virtual galleries in the metaverse. Virtual experience Metacouncil was presented at Ars Electronica 2020 (In Kepler’s Gardens). Teaching XR art at Karazin University in Kharkiv, managing and participating in audio-visual jam sessions with electronic music and visual art, curating online exhibitions.

As an artist, he is focused on topics of ecological issues, mental health and speculative futures. Passionate about the intersection of arts, social projects, technologies and futurology. More and more he is digging into the production of immersive arts and using game engines, virtual drawing and design tools, DAWs, etc.