"FOCUS ON UKRAINE", the supporting programme dedicated to Ukrainian photo art, that was presented during FOTO WIEN 2019 photography festival within bilateral Cultural Year Austria-Ukraine 2019.
Two major interventions of the event were done by Igor Manko, a photographer and curator, who introduced the Kharkiv School of Photography, and by Kateryna Radchenko, the curator and director of the Odesa Photo Days festival. Radchenko has also presented works of young Ukrainian photographers. During her speech she acknowledged works of Vyacheslav Polyakov, Olena Subach, Julia Chervinsky, Nazar Furik, Dmitry Tolkachov, Yaroslava Solopa, and others.
Programme was supported by the Ukrainian Institute and the Embassy of Ukraine in Austria.
FOTO WIEN 2019 is a new monthly photo festival in Vienna. This year edition is taking place from March 20 to April 20, 2019 as a part of "European Month of Photography".