Ukraine launches initiative to support art residencies “Zapravka”

Ukraine launches initiative to support art residencies “Zapravka” “Zapravka” is an initiative created to support and promote Ukrainian residencesOn July 10, the Ukrainian Institute, the European Union’s House of Europe programme, and the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation announced the start of joint mapping of Ukrainian art residences. Residences that agree to participate in this process will…

Ukrainian souvenir by the Ukrainian Institute

Ukrainian souvenir by the Ukrainian InstituteThe Ukrainian Institute announces a competition to create design concepts for image materials for the representation of Ukrainian culture abroad. Among the competition topics are the traditional culture of Ukraine, the Ukrainian avant-garde and modern Ukrainian design. The competition will last until August 6, 2020. The catalogue is created for Ukrainian…

Ukraine Everywhere: The Ukrainian Institute creates online opportunities

Ukraine Everywhere Programme for online presentation of the visual culture of Ukraine The Ukrainian Institute is launching a new online programme Ukraine Everywhere to present visual culture of Ukraine abroad and announces a competition for project proposals in the field of visual art. The winning project has a chance to get almost a million hryvnia. Applications are accepted until 23 July 2020.Ukraine Everywhere is a…

The Ukrainian Institute announces a drama competition within the program transmission.ua: drama on the move

The Ukrainian Institute announces a drama competition within the program transmission.ua: drama on the move Support for translation, promotion and production of contemporary Ukrainian drama in GermanyPlaywrights who write in Ukrainian are invited to participate. According to the results of the competition, there will be selected and translated up to six winning texts into German.…

The Ukrainian Institute and Їzhakultura will prepare and publish an edition on culinary diplomacy of Ukraine

Publication dedicated to the culinary diplomacy of UkraineThe Ukrainian Institute and Їzhakultura – research and educational project of Їzhak publishing house – will write a book on the culinary diplomacy of Ukraine. Їzhakultura project specializes in the history of the gastronomy of Ukraine.The book will include the texts on the history of the national cuisine…

Ukrainian Institute will support eight projects in Ukrainian studies in six countries

The Lysiak-Rudnytsky Ukrainian Studies is a long-term programme of the Ukrainian Institute devoted to promotion of the Ukrainian Studies. The Programme is committed to deepen public understanding of Ukraine’s past and present by supporting projects in cultural, educational, and research institutions abroad. Support for Ukrainian studies projects In 2020, the Ukrainian Institute will support eight projects that became finalists of the Lysiak-Rudnytsky Ukrainian Studies Programme. Selected (non-ranged) projects are: “Understanding  Ukraine…

EXTRA SOUND programme continues: competition for participation in the Waves Vienna showcase

EXTRA SOUND programme continues: competition for participation in the Waves Vienna showcase Focus Countries are Ukraine and United Kingdom The Ukrainian Institute and Music Export Ukraine announce a competition for Ukrainian performers to participate in the international music showcase festival Waves Vienna Festival. This year the festival will take place online on September 10-12. Ukraine…

The Ukrainian Institute will choose the best Ukrainian performers to showcase internationally

The Ukrainian Institute will choose the best Ukrainian performers to showcase internationally The catalogue to represent new Ukrainian music worldwideThe Ukrainian Institute will create an English-language catalogue to showcase the Ukrainian music industry abroad. With an open contest, we will include in the catalogue bands and performers representing contemporary academic, jazz, and mainstream music. The performers…

Ukrainian documentary projects in Cannes: Docudays UA and the Ukrainian Institute have selected participants for the UKRAINIAN SHOWCASE

Ukrainian documentary projects in Cannes: UKRAINIAN SHOWCASE @ Cannes Docs 2020 About the project The Ukrainian Institute together with Docudays UA organized the first UKRAINIAN SHOWCASE @ Cannes Docs, an online presentation platform for Ukrainian documentary projects, which took place at the Marché du Film as a part of the Cannes Docs section. The four…

Winners of the proMOTION programme: Ukrainian Institute to support five films with the highest international potential

Winners of the proMOTION programme: Ukrainian Institute to support five films with the highest international potential The expert commission of proMOTION, a long-term programme to support the international promotion of Ukrainian cinema by the Ukrainian Institute, has selected five Ukrainian films that will receive up to 150,000 UAH for their international promotion campaigns. Winners of…

Ukrainian Week on Austrian Radio

Ukrainian Week on Austrian Radio Bilateral Year of Culture Ukraine-Austria 2019 is over, but Ukrainian culture keeps winning the Austrian audienceOn May 23, a week dedicated to Ukrainian culture kicked off on the Austrian broadcaster ORF, Österreich 1 radio. The programme “NEXT DOOR: UKRAINE” (NEBENAN: UKRAINE) included: → A series of interviews and presentations of…