Mykola Kovalenko is a graphic designer.
He studied graphic design at the Institute of Decorative and Applied Arts in Kiev (Ukraine).
He began his career in 2001, during the first 15 years he worked in Ukraine as a designer in international advertising agencies Publicis, FCB, LOWE, Saatchi & Saatchi. After moving to Bratislava (Slovakia) in 2015 he continued to work in his creative studio DNK Studio.
Mykola is a honorary member of the Art Directors Club Ukraine, a member of one of the most important associations of designers of Ukraine "4th Block", a member of the Art Directors Club Slovakia and also Brno Biennale Association Czech Republic.
Mykola is a repeated participant of jury boards in international festivals, is the holder of more than 150 awards of international design festivals.
Takes an active social position, is the initiator of a number of international social projects, conducts solo exhibitions.
More than 150 awards
Lahti Poster Triennial (Finland)
Graphic Matters (Netherlands)
Red Dot Award: Communication Design (Germany)
European Design Awards (Greece)
HOW Poster Design Competition & Awards (USA)
Mut zur Wut (Germany)
BICeBé / Biennial of Poster (Bolivia)
ADI Design Award (China)
GOLDEN DRUM (Slovenia)
GOOD 50X70 (Italy)
INTERNATIONAL POSTER BIENNALE (Poland)
Ukrainian Design: The Very Best Of (Ukraine)
GOLDEN BEE (Russia)
4th BLOCK (Ukraine)
and many others
European Art Directors Club (Slovakia)
Honorary Club member of Art Directors Club Ukraine
Association of graphic designers "4th Block" (Ukraine)
Brno Biennale Association (Czech Republic)
STRELKA International design biennale / Russia
International Triennial of ecological poster «4th Block» / Ukraine
Ukrainian Student Advertising Festival / Ukraine
Biennale trademarks and logos TaMga / Russia
Ukrainian Student Poster Biennale / Ukraine
Competition trademarks GOLDEN FLEA / Russia
Kiev International Advertising Festival / Ukraine
REX / Ukraine
ADC*E Awards / Spain
ADC*UA Awards / Ukraine
KAKADU Awards / Ukraine
White Square / Belarus
28.02.–02.03.2018. SWISS GRAPHIC DESIGN / Kyiv / Ukraine
25.10.–28.10.2018. Ukrainian Creative Week / Kyiv / Ukraine
06.12.–22.12.2017. Open Gallery / Poster Poster Poster / Bratislava / Slovakia
23.08.–10.09.2016. Dvorana Ministerstva Kultúry / Bratislava / Slovakia
06.04.–25.04.2016. Institute Art And Design / Kyiv / Ukraine
20.05.–31.05.2016. Plaster / CSW Toruń / Poland
23.01.–01.03.2013. Student Poster Biennale / Kyiv / Ukraine
07.12.–23.12.2012. Creative Space / 12 pieces / Kyiv / Ukraine
22.06.–19.07.2009. 60X90 / Kyiv / Ukraine