Ukrainian Female Artists at the UN Palace in Geneva

Ukrainian Female Artists at the UN Palace in Geneva Ukrainian Institute and UN Women in Ukraine invited painter Alevtina Kakhidze, Director General of Art Arsenal (Mystetskyi Arsenal National Art and Culture Museum Complex) Olesya Ostrovska-Lyuta, and Ukraine’s writer and philosopher Oksana Zabuzhko to join the UN regional meeting in Geneva. Oksana Zabuzhko, Alevtina Kakhidze, and…

Ukrainian Week in Gdansk

Український Тиждень у Гданську On 7-16 November, Gdansk will host Ukrainian week, offering to visitors a variety of concerts, performances, film screenings, art installations and many more. The Ukrainian Institute developed the theatrical and jazz programme of the festival in cooperation with the Consulate of Ukraine in Gdansk, which initiated this annual festival four years…

Results of the 2nd phase of the EXTER Programme

Results of the 2nd phase of the EXTER Programme Announcing the winners of the 2nd phase of the international residences programme EXTER by the Ukrainian InstituteEleven more participants are joining the art centres, cultural associations, and galleries. They are Ukrainian curators and artists. The 1st phase of the competition selected ten participants. The following artists…

Antony Baryshevsky’s solo concert in Vienna

Antony Baryshevsky’s solo concert in Vienna On 2nd October, 2019, a solo concert of Ukrainian pianist Anthony Baryshevsky took place at the Arnold Schoenberg Center (Vienna) Ukrainian virtuoso pianist Antony Baryshevsky had his first solo concert for Vienna public under the bilateral Year of Culture Ukraine-Austria 2019.Antony Baryshevsky, the winner of numerous international competitions, who…

Ukraine’s musical squad conquered the biggest Austrian showcase festival Waves Vienna

Ukraine’s musical squad conquered the biggest Austrian showcase festival Waves Vienna On 27-28 September, Sasha Boole, bands [O], Tik Tu, and Alyona Alyona performed at the biggest Austrian showcase festival Waves Vienna. Waves Vienna, the most prestigious event of Austria’s musical industry, represents all the genres of the modern mainstream music: from dream-pop to rock…

Premiere of the GAZ Opera-Dystopia in Vienna

Premiere of the GAZ Opera-Dystopia in Vienna The Austrian premiere of the opera-dystopia “GAZ” by NOVA OPERA formation was performed under the bilateral Year of Culture Ukraine-Austria 2019. All the tickets were sold out a few days before the premiere!The opera took place under the Musiktheatertage festival at the WUK stage, an alternative centre of…

The Ukrainian Institute Prize at the Odesa International Film Festival

The Ukrainian Institute Award at the Odesa International Film Festival About the project In 2019, the Ukrainian Institute together with the Odesa International Film Festival launched an annual award within the competitive presentation of projects at the final stages of production process Work in Progress. The film project with the greatest potential for successful festivals…