In 2015 is 100th anniversary of Kazimir Malevich’s ‘Black Square’ painting. During 1928-1930 Malevich was a professor at the Ukrainian Academy of Arts in Kyiv and “cured students of realism and a fear of color”. 100 years later, at the same place, for a month I was attending reconstructions of […]Read More
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My friend Jason is filming a documentary about Maidan revolution. He booked a room at hotel Ukraine to get some shots of Maidan from the window. So I had an opportunity to get inside and see the square from this angle. So this is a view you get if you […]Read More
The botanical garden near Universytet metro is cozy in any weather. Thanks to the landform it has survived from any constructions on its territory. However, the metro entrance didn’t and now the new Hilton Kyiv hotel that was built in front of it, makes it look like a small barn… […]Read More
I recently read in “The book of Kyiv”, the book that was published for Kyiv Biennial 2015 “The School of Kyiv”, an article about Babylon restaurant in House of Cinema and really wanted to go there. By excellent coincidence right now my friend from USA, who’s a director, visits Kyiv […]Read More
Beautiful ceramics by Olha Rapai on the House of Ukraine national creative teams. This giant ceramic decor is handmade and created in 1987. Folk naive art is a big part of Ukrainian art; the most famous artists are Kateryna Bilokur, Maria Pryimachenko.Read More