In 1974 he moved to the city and worked as a loader, graphic designers. 1987–1991 — director of Lviv Theatre of Variety "Do not worry!". He was the author of the script for the play "Do not worry!" and song lyrics.
In 1990 he had to leave the theater and together with Stefka Orobets created "Cabarete Yurtsya and Steftsya".
1995–1998 — chief editor of "Gulvіsa", Lviv. 1998–1999 — editor of the newspaper "Postup".
Since 2006 — chief editor of "Post-Postup" (restored). On January 23, 2012 two policemen came to Vynnychuk"s house and asked him to explain in writing about a poem he had recited a few months ago at the “A Night of Erotic Poetry” festival held in Kyiv.
A complaint had been lodged with the prosecutor general by the Communist Member of Parliament, Leonid Hrach, who accused the writer of reciting a poem that was like pornography and inciting a revolt against the Ukrainian government.