Volodymyr Sheiko was re-elected General Director of the Ukrainian Institute

Volodymyr Sheiko was re-elected General Director of the Ukrainian Institute According to the voting results of the competition committee meeting for the candidate election, Volodymyr Sheiko won the competition.  Volodymyr Sheiko is the first General Director of the Ukrainian Institute, an expert in cultural diplomacy, cultural management, marketing, and communications.  Before joining the Institute, Volodymyr…

Performative readings of Ukrainian plays will take place on October 9 at the German festival Radar Ost

Performative readings of Ukrainian plays will take place on October 9 at the German festival Radar Ost The German festival of Eastern European theatre Radar Ost will host performative readings of plays that won the Ukrainian Institute’s drama competition ‘Transmission.ua: drama on the move. Germanyʼ 2020. The readings will take place on October 9 in Berlin, Germany.…

The application for the Sofiya Nalepinska-Boychuk Fellowship for Polish artists is open

The application for the Sofiya Nalepinska-Boychuk Fellowship for Polish artists is open Sofiya Nalepinska-Boychuk Fellowship is an annual programme of the Ukrainian Institute, the Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art, and the Adam Mickiewicz Institute (IAM) offering Polish artists a two-month art residency and research stay in Kyiv, Ukraine (August-September 2022)     The residency facilitates the creation…

‘Crimea, 5 am’. Ukraine is launching a project, dedicated to political prisoners

‘Crimea, 5 am’. Ukraine is launching a project, dedicated to political prisoners ‘Crimea, 5 am’ is a documentary performance and informational campaign that involves opinion leaders and celebrities. The project is aimed at making the issue of political prisoners and harassment of citizen journalists in Crimea more visible. The worldwide premiere of the performance takes…

The exhibition ‘Eyes on Ukraine’ took place on September 18-26 in Turin (Italy)

The exhibition ‘Eyes on Ukraine’ took place on September 18-26 in Turin (Italy) The sixth edition of the international festival Graphic Days dedicated to visual design took place from 16 to 26 September in Turin, Italy.   The programme of the new edition, promoted by the Print Club Torino association, Quattrolinee, and Plug, included exhibitions, performances, experiential…

From human rights protection to misinformation: what was discussed at the International Cultural Diplomacy Forum 2021

From human rights protection to misinformation: what was discussed at the International Cultural Diplomacy Forum 2021 On 23 September, the Ukrainian Institute in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine organised the International Cultural Diplomacy Forum 2021 to discuss countries’ international representation through cultural diplomacy and cultural relations.  19 speakers from six countries – Ukraine, USA, United Kingdom,…

Taras Prokhasko’s collection of texts ‘Cause it’s This Way’ is presented at the literature events ‘Literature Night’ and ‘Book World’ in Prague, the Czech Republic

Taras Prokhasko’s collection of texts ‘Cause it’s This Way’ is presented at the literature events ‘Literature Night’ and ‘Book World’ in Prague, the Czech Republic Ukrainian writer Taras Prokhasko presents this year’s edition of the stories collection ‘Cause it’s This Way’ translated in Czech on September 24 at the book fair ‘Book World’. On September…