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I am a citizen of the world, and also a citizen of Ukraine. ---->>>

In all the world, rich people are very unpopular. ---->>>

Today in Ukraine, many people struggle to survive, older ones often see the breakdown of the Soviet system as a loss of stability and security for average people, and therefore a certain hostility to quickly acquired wealth is from their point of view quite understandable at the first look. ---->>>

What is extraordinary about contemporary art is the energy - it has our energy. New energy. Pieces hundreds of years old are beautiful from an aesthetic point of view, but without our modern energy. ---->>>

My pipe business I created from scratch; my media assets and bank I bought from the secondary market. ---->>>

Art, freedom and creativity will change society faster than politics.

Art, freedom and creativity will change society faster than politics.

Businessmen need to understand the challenges of society and contribute to solving them. ---->>>

Contemporary art will help me to modernise our society. ---->>>

Ukrainian business must really embrace global competition. We need to understand that competition for resources and clients is not with competitors from across the street or from another city, but with millions of businesses around the world. ---->>>

Financial crisis is the moment of truth for real collectors and true artists. ---->>>

Olafur Eliasson is also one of the most visionary artists I've ever met. He is from Denmark and Iceland, and his focus is nothing less than the entire universe. ---->>>

I conduct business, not dependent of public sentiment, but according to the rules of fair business. ---->>>

I don't want to privatise part of the parliament, like some people in Russia. ---->>>

For me it's very important to turn Kiev into one of the main centers of contemporary art in the world. There is New York. There's London. And there will be Kiev. Everyone will come and say, 'Wow!' ---->>>

Politicians love power. I love freedom. That is why I am not a politician. ---->>>


Nationality: Ukrainian
Born: 12-14, 1960
Birthplace: Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Occupation: Businessman

Victor Pinchuk (Ukrainian: Віктор Михáйлович Пінчýк, Viktor Mykhailovych Pinchuk; born 14 December 1960) is a Ukrainian businessman and philanthropist. As of January 2016, Forbes ranked him as 1250th on the list of wealthiest people in the world, with a fortune of US $1.44 billion (wikipedia)