Post Tagged with: "concert"

Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre Kiev

New Year and Christmas celebration in Kyiv

A few days before New Year I went to a party at Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre (the Ukrainian Film Archive), there was a presentation of the recently rediscovered and restored Ukrainian Soviet avant-garde film An Unprecedented Campaign (Нечуваний похід) (1931).

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IYOV opera requiem Gogolfest 2016

The best of 2015: IYOV opera

  Looking back at the best art events of 2015 in Kyiv, an experimental opera-requiem “IYOV” is my top favorite; it had premiered at Gogolfest in September, 2015 and was a part of a conceptual musical triptych “Art of war. Art of peace. Art of love”.

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Ukrainian naive folk art

Traditional folk art fair at Ivan Honchar museum

I went to a festival Oreli (Орелі) dedicated to Saint Nicholas’ Day. There were some lectures and workshops on Ukrainian traditions of celebrating winter holidays that interested me and a small yet nice folk art fair. I like it because craftsman from all over the country bring their crafts and […]

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tarilka plate kiev kyiv ukraine

UFO, suburbs and books

Right near Lybidska metro is one of my favorite Kyiv’s examples of soviet modernism – “Tarilka”. It translates as a “plate” and looks like a levitating UFO 🙂

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