Lyatoshynsky, Kühr

Lyatoshynsky, Kühr Full video of the concert of the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra A key event of the Ukrainian Institute within the framework of the Bilateral Year of Culture of Ukraine-Austria was the concert of the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra “Schubert, Lyatoshynsky, Kühr”, held on May 29 2019 in Vienna and featuring Ukrainian violinist Andriy…

10 film projects from Ukraine introduced at the world’s biggest documentary festival IDFA

10 film projects from Ukraine introduced at the world’s biggest documentary festival IDFA Ukrainian producers and film directors were pitching their movies at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, which took place from 20 November to 1 December 2019.The participation of the Ukrainian delegation was organised jointly by Docudays UA, Ukrainian state film agency, and…

Kira Muratova. The More Things Change…

On 5-20 December 2019, the Austrian Film Institute will hold the screening of Kira Muratova’s films under the bilateral Year of Culture Ukraine-Austria 2019.The retrospective is organised by the Ukrainian Institute and Dovzhenko Centre jointly with the Austrian partners. When Kira Muratova died last year, her chosen native land Ukraine lost the country’s undisputed master…

Belvedere speaks Ukrainian from now on​

Belvedere speaks Ukrainian from now on Since November 1, an audioguide in Ukrainian language has become available in the Belvedere museum, Vienna. The project “Ukrainian Audio Guides in the World Leading Museums” is a part of the long-term initiative of the Ukrainian Institute to introduce Ukrainian-language audio guides in leading museums of the world. The…

Call for professional theatres to participate in the 7th International Festival of Ukrainian Theatre “East-West”

Call for professional theatres to participate in the 7th International Festival of Ukrainian Theatre “East-West” The festival will take place from 19 to 27 April 2020 in Krakow, Poland. Open call for professional theatres to participate in the 7th International Festival of Ukrainian Theatre “East-West” (Międzynarodowy Festiwal Teatru Ukraińskiego Wschód-Zachód), which will be held from…

Ukrainian “Fall On Pluto” in Cologne

The famous “Fall On Pluto” will be staged in Cologne for the first time, with the support of the Ukrainian Institute. From 9 to 12 October 2019, an independent theatre project “Fall On Pluto” by screenwriter and director Sasha Brahma will take place at the urban festival URBÄNG in Germany.Pluto is the most distant planet in…

Mariologia — a dialogue with sacred texts and cultural memory

Mariologia — a dialogue with sacred texts and cultural memory The Ukrainian ensemble Alter Ratio performed in a Viennese church of the late 19th century. On November 5, Kyiv’s vocal contemporary ensemble Alter Ratio performed its Mariologia concertUkrainian composers Sviatoslav Lunyov, Maksym Kolomiets, Oleksiy Retynsky, and Maksym Shalygin re-thought medieval religious texts dedicated to the…

Ukrainian Baroque in Vienna

Ukrainian Baroque in Vienna As a part of the bilateral Year of Culture Ukraine-Austria On November 2, the orchestra “Open Opera Ukraine” performed its first overseas concert under the direction of Austrian-Ukrainian conductor Ilia Korol“Ukraine and Austria: Baroque Meetings” concert performed by Open Opera Ukraine combined vocal and instrumental works of the two countries to…