WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO

Public Art

We select artists, oversee the public art project through to installation on available budget.
Individual mural commission/consulting and interactive installations

Photography

We document murals and artists in action.
Photo exhibitions, lectures, and community workshops to educate and heighten the public awareness to the urban art, its benefits, and spectrum of possibilities

Mural Tours

We provide real stories and trivia about Gainesville murals, its artists, and mural production.
Private tours guided by the creator of the urban art scene in Gainesville, Iryna Kanishcheva

Referral Service

We curate a list of perfect artists for your project, RFQ/RFP.
Professional networking for artists and arts organizations

Media Support

We make every touchpoint an opportunity to engage individuals through the personalized approach and digital marketing tool.
International street art media support: event/ artist promotion.

Event planning

We increase the level of the public’s involvement with every aspect of existing or potentially existing urban art activities/programs.
Live art, installations, festivals, fundraising and more

Iryna Kanishcheva, MBA
Founder & Director of GNV URBAN ART LLC

Iryna Kanishcheva is the founder and curator of several groundbreaking urban art projects. Among them the first urban art initiative in North Central Florida, 352walls (Gainesville, FL); one of the biggest mural projects in the world, Art United Us (Kiev, Ukraine), well-known for its row of significant artworks from 6 to 26-stories tall and focus on the problem of war, aggression and violence. Since 2018, Iryna manages mural projects independently under her own urban art agency, GNV URBAN ART LLC. She also provides organizational and consulting services on international artist selection.

Recipient of the 2015 Public Art Award for the significant contribution to the enhancement of the greater environment through public art; the 2018 City Beautification Award for the outstanding public space and community project; the 2019 Americans for the Arts National Recognition for GNV URBAN ART LLC project. Also, she has received a special Gratitude from the Mayor of Kiev for the introduction of new ideas and decoration of the Capital of Ukraine with a mural series (2016). As well as a Gratitude from the Ministry of Information Policy of Ukraine for civic activity and promotion of Ukraine (2017).

352WALLS

Co-Founder, Curator & Photographer
Gainesville, FL 2015-2016

ART UNITED US

Co-Founder & Co-Curator
Kyiv, Ukraine 2015-2017

ART (RE)PUBLIC

Photographer & Urban Art Consultant
Jacksonville, FL 2016

BASEL HOUSE MURAL FESTIVAL

Photographer & Creative Partner
Art Basel 2017. Miami, Wynwood, FL

GROVE STREET NEIGHBORHOOD MURAL PROJECT

Co-Founder, Curator & Photographer
Gainesville, FL 2017-2018