The first International Cultural Diplomacy Forum was held

The first International Cultural Diplomacy Forum was held The International Cultural Diplomacy Forum was organized by the Ukrainian Institute in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.On 10 November 2020 the International Cultural Diplomacy Forum was organized by the Ukrainian Institute in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Forum was opened by the…

Ukrainian illustrators at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Ukrainian illustrators at the Frankfurt Book Fair Five Ukrainian illustrators presented their works online at the Frankfurt Book FairUkrainian Institute launched in 2020 the first programme in the Literature section — a mobility programme for book illustrators Illuminate. Within the programme, five Ukrainian illustrators presented their works online during one of the biggest literature event…

The film “Roma” was awarded by the Ukrainian Institute during the Odesa International Film Festival

The Ukrainian Institute awarded the film project with the greatest international potential within the Work in Progress of the Odesa International Film Festival | Film Industry Office. The film Roma directed by Olga Zhurba received the award of UAH 150,000 from the Ukrainian Institute for the promotional activities on the international market. Director General of the Ukrainian Institute Volodymyr…

Ukraine has got the brand new Drahoman Prize for translators from Ukrainian to foreign languages

Ukraine has got the brand new Drahoman Prize for translators from Ukrainian to foreign languages Drahoman Prize for translators from the Ukrainian into foreign languagesOn September 24 in the Ukraine Crisis Media Center the three co-founders of the new award for translators presented the concept of the Drahoman Prize. President of PEN Ukraine, Andriy Kurkov,…

Focus: Ukraine – France. A pilot showcase for film critics

Focus: Ukraine-France. A pilot showcase for film critics The programme “Focus: Ukraine-France” included six metropolitan premieres of contemporary hits of Ukrainian and French cinema, jointly selected by film critics of the participating countries. “Focus: Ukraine-France” is a pilot programme of the Kyiv Critics Week and the Ukrainian Institute, which organises Ukrainian film shows for the…

On September 24 we are presenting a new award – the Drahoman Prize for translators from the Ukrainian into foreign languages

On September 24 we are presenting a new award — the Drahoman Prize for translators from the Ukrainian into foreign languages Drahoman Prize for translators from the Ukrainian into foreign languagesThe presentation of the new award, the Drahoman Prize for translators of Ukrainian literature into foreign languages, takes place on September 24, at 12 o’clock in the Ukrainian Crisis…

Bilateral Year of Culture Austria-Ukraine 2019: key findings

Bilateral Year of Culture Austria-Ukraine 2019: key findings 2019 was unforgettable for Ukraine and Austria in the field of cultural relations, as it was a Bilateral Year of Culture Austria-Ukraine 2019 As the organisers of the Year stated, it was not about representation, but rather about the partnership, the collaboration between artists, experts, institutions, scientists…

The Odesa International Film Festival and the Ukrainian Institute will teach filmmakers how to promote their films abroad

On September 30, the Ukrainian Institute will hold a one-day educational networking event promoLAB within the Film Industry Office industry of the 11th Odesa International Film Festival. The Odesa International Film Festival and the Ukrainian Institute present a joint project for film professionals – promoLAB, an educational programme on how to promote Ukrainian films internationally. The…

The Winners of the Contest of Design Concepts “Ukrainian Souvenir”

  The international jury selected three winners in two categories within the three themes of the competition – Traditional Culture of Ukraine, Ukrainian Avant-Garde and Contemporary Ukrainian Design.In Traditional Culture of Ukraine, the application “Flowers and Birds” got the highest scores (a private entrepreneur Kamenska Nataliia).In Contemporary Ukrainian Design, the same maximum number of points…

«Transmission.ua: drama on the move. Germany»: winners of the drama contest

«Transmission.ua: drama on the move. Germany»: winners of the drama contest Support for translation, promotion and production of contemporary Ukrainian drama in Germany in 2020–2022 within the Transmission.ua: drama on the move programThe expert commission selected six winning texts out of 69 applications received by the Ukrainian Institute. The works will be translated into German…