MISHA TYUTYUNIK

MISHA TYUTYUNIK IS A BROOKLYN BASED, CONTEMPORARY PAINTER, WORKING MOSTLY IN ACRYLICS AND MIXED MEDIA. BORN IN SOVIET UKRAINE, MISHA CAME TO THE UNITED STATES WITH HIS FAMILY IN THE SUMMER OF 1991.  HE IS A PRATT INSTITUTE GRADUATE WITH A BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN FINE ARTS.  MISHA’S ART IS FIGURATIVE IN NATURE, BLENDING ELEMENTS OF POP CULTURE WITH SOCIAL/POLITICAL SATIRE. BESIDES BEING AN AVID PAINTER, MISHA IS ALSO AN ACCOMPLISHED MURALIST (HAVING PAINTED MURALS THROUGHOUT THE GREATER NEW YORK AREA AND PHILADELPHIA, WORKING BOTH PRVATELY AND WITH SUCH ORGANIZATONS AS GROUNDSWELL, THE BROOKLYN ARTS COUNCIL AND THE SOUTH BRONX ECONIMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION), A CHARISMATIC LIVE PAINTER (HAVING BEEN COMMISIONED TO DO LIVE PAINTINGS FOR MANY ESTABLISHMENETS THROUGHOUT NEW YORK CITY AS WELL AS FOR CELIBRITY EVENTS SUCH AS THE BIG BOI RECORD RELEASE PERFORMANCE AT S.O.B.’S THIS PAST DECEMBER), A PROLIFIC ILLUSTRATOR (HAVING ILLUSTRATED FOR PUBLICATIONS SUCH AS VIBE MAGAZINE AND CITIZEN NY), AND TALENTED DESIGNER (WORKING FOR COMPANIES LIKE A&E TELEVISION NETWORKS, THE HISTORY CHANNEL, COCA COLA, ENK, AND CONCEPT ONE).  MISHA HAS EXHIBITED HIS PAINTINGS ACROSS NEW YORK CITY’S GALLERY SCENE, INCLUDING SHOWS IN CHELSEA, DUMBO AND WILLIAMSBURG.  HE IS NOW WORKING TO EXTEND HIS UNIQUE ARTISTSIC VSION TO THE WEST COAST AND OVER SEAS.