The 2020 results of the Zapravka initiative​

The 2020 results of the Zapravka initiative 14 art residencies from Ukraine added to the DutchCulture | TransArtists international residency database.Zapravka, the cross-institutional initiative to support art residencies, has announced the results of its first year of activity. The initiative team has added 14 profiles from Ukraine to the DutchCulture | TransArtists international residency database…

Harvard’s Ukrainian Research Institute Teams Up with Kyiv’s Ukrainian Institute to Build Ukraïnica: The Primary Database of Ukrainian Studies

Harvard’s Ukrainian Research Institute Teams Up with Kyiv’s Ukrainian Institute to Build Ukraïnica: The Primary Database of Ukrainian Studies Ukraïnica: The Primary Database of Ukrainian StudiesThe Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard University (HURI) and the Ukrainian Institute, Kyiv (UI), affiliated with Ukraine’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, have embarked on a joint effort to produce a…

“The Lost Treasures of the 1960s”: an animation art game about Ukrainian female artists of the sixties

“The Lost Treasures of the 1960s”: an animation art game about Ukrainian female artists of the sixties Ukrainian Animation Association UAnimA presents a series of animated interactive short stories “60s. The Lost Treasures” commissioned by the Ukrainian Institute for the #UkraineEverywhere programme. Animated stories with interactive elements will reveal the lives and work of Ukrainian…

Broad Information Campaign to Shut Down Illegal Prison «Isolyatsia» is Launched

Broad Information Campaign to Shut Down Illegal Prison “Isolyatsia” is Launched On 10 December the project «Izolyatsia: Must Speak» was presented.On 10 December 2020, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine in cooperation with the Ukrainian Institute, the International Foundation Izolyatsia, journalist, writer, and former political prisoner Stanislav Aseyev presented the project «Izolyatsia: Must Speak». The presentation…

The long list for the 2020 Drahomán Prize has been announced

The long list for the 2020 Drahomán Prize has been announced On November 30 we closed submissions for the Drahomán Prize, an award for translators from the Ukrainian into other languages founded by the Ukrainian Institute, PEN Ukraine and the Ukrainian Book Institute.Having verified that submissions meet the technical criteria, the long list has comprised…

Presentation of the art project «IZOLYATSIA: Must Speak»

Presentation of the art project «IZOLYATSIA: Must Speak»On 10 December 2020 at 4.30 pm, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Institute, «IZOLYATSIA» foundation and Stanislav Aseyev, a journalist, writer and former political prisoner, will hold a presentation of the art project «IZOLYATSIA: Must Speak». This project will kick off a broad information…

Differences in the interpretation of historical events become the basis for Ukraine’s more effective public diplomacy

Differences in the interpretation of historical events become the basis for Ukraine‘s more effective public diplomacy The results of a study about how European media cover key historical events that have an impact on Ukraine’s role in global processesAt the request of the Ukrainian Institute and One Philosophy, Corestone Group conducted a content and contextual…

Ukraine at the Czech festival “Literature Night”

Ukraine at the Czech festival “Literature Night” The Czech festival “Literature Night” 2020 took place in 55 cities across the Czech Republic as well in 5 other countriesThe Literature Night (Noc literatury) festival is held annually to increase public interest in contemporary European literature and its currents of thought and creativity. It also points out…

ArrasDays at the Arras Film Festival

Ukrainian film directors at the pitching of ArrasDays Arras Film Festival Two Ukrainian film projects — “House Behind Glass” by Taras Dron and “Luxembourg, Luxembourg” by Antonio Lukich — were presented at the ArrasDays pitching as part of the Arras International Film Festival On November 14, 2020, two Ukrainian film projects — “House Behind Glass”…