Olha Novikova is a senior researcher of the Eastern Art Department at the Khanenko Museum. Specializing in the Oriental Studies with a special interest in Chinese art, she is a curator of the collection of Chinese ceramics at the Khanenko Museum. Previously, she worked at the Pinchuk Art Centre.
Olha is an author of several educational museum programs and serves as a tour guide and museum educator. She is also the coordinator of the first exhibition project “Toy Soldiers: Invasion” (Oleg Kalashnik at the Khanenko Museum), designed after the full-scale invasion. Olha is also an author and a lecturer of the Art of the East course at the Cultural Project, an art history teacher, and an expert at the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation.