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).
UPDATE: IYOV opera will be performed again in Kyiv on March 1st, 2016 at Center of Culture and Arts of NTUU “KPI” (37, Peremohy ave.). Tickets are available here https://1001bilet.ua/2194-opera_iyov.html Follow the event on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/560745097434423/ Looking back at the best art events of 2015 in Kyiv, an experimental opera-requiem “IYOV” is my top favorite; it had premiered …
Here are some Ukrainian music videos that I liked in 2015. Read also SEE-K: Kyiv in music videos and follow the tag #music http://seekyiv.com/tag/music/
Breathtaking live show by my favorite Ukrainian band. They have new flawless dresses; the hats stay the same of course 🙂 Tickets were already sold out a few weeks before the concert.
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 🙂