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Museum “Making of the Ukrainian Nation” See it live. Feel it. Take pride!

For the first time in Ukraine the modern innovative Museum “Making of the Ukrainian Nation” was inaugurated. There in just two hours a visitor may review the 1600-year-long history of our country. The exhibition features 100 prominent Ukrainian figures, 25 narrative compositions with MuseumSelfie, the children’s space and 24 dioramas in a 3D format. Why […]

The “Museum. The Century” project at The Bohdan and Varvara Khanenko National Museum of Arts

The first historical and documentary exhibition project “Museum. The Century” has been presented at the Khanenko Museum. Due to archival documents and painstaking work it became possible to explore and show the destiny of the museum and its collection since its establishment in 1919. The organizers paid attention to the key issues related to the […]

SHOLOM-ALEICHEM MUSEUM

Among the outstanding writers of the past, whose creative work has stood the test of time and became a part of the treasury of world culture, a pride of place goes to a canonical writer of Yiddish literature Sholom-Aleichem. “Sholom-Aleichem” – means peace be with you! With this greeting Sholom Rabinovich came over a hundred […]

Mykhailo Hrushevsky Historical and Memorial Museum

There are two museums dedicated to memory of Mykhailo Hrushevsky in Ukraine, one in Kyiv and the other in Lviv. To perpetuate the memory of a prominent Ukrainian figure the monuments were erected in both cities. The Hrushevsky Museum is located in a cozy house at 9, Pankivska street, where Hrushevsky lived with his family […]

MUSEUM OF THE UKRAINIAN DIASPORA

The Ukrainian Diaspora Museum was founded in 1999. The Museum of the Ukrainian Diaspora is a branch of the Kyiv History Museum. The museum exposition tells about the history of Ukrainian emigration and famous Ukrainian emigrants who have glorified Ukraine far beyond its borders. In the museum everyone may get acquainted with life and works […]

THE UKRAINIAN SIXTIERS DISSIDENT MOVEMENT MUSEUM

The Ukrainian Sixtiers Dissident Movement Museum – a branch of the Museum of Kyiv History – was created upon the initiative of a public organization with the same name. The basis of the Museum’s collection is formed by the private collections of Ukrainian Sixtiers dissidents. The exhibit presents artworks of talented and indigenous artists (painting, […]

MIKHAIL BULGAKOV MUSEUM: HISTORY AND FORMATION OF THE COLLECTION

Mikhail Bulgakov Museum was founded in 1989 as a branch of the Kyiv History Museum. That year the house number 13 in Andreevsky descent was turned into the museum’s premises. It was there that the family of the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy’s professor A.I. Bulgakov (Mikhail Bulgakov’s father) resided during the period of 1906-1919.  Mikhail Bulgakov is […]

KYIV PUSHKIN MUSEUM

Kyiv Pushkin Museum was inaugurated in May 1999 as a branch of the Kyiv History Museum. The opening ceremony was dedicated to celebration of the 200th birthday of the Great Russian poet. The history of the museum started before in 1987 when the famous collector, bibliophile and Pushkin’s life bibliographer Yakiv Berdichevsky donated his well-known “Pushkiniana” […]

Historical and Cultural Ukraine: 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Historical and cultural heritage of Ukraine is a spiritual, economic and social asset of extremely high value which is the core component of national self-esteem and representation of the country on the international stage. A considerable amount of immovable cultural heritage has been preserved on the territory of Ukraine ranging from a nearly million-year-old early […]

The Austrian Library

Keeping with the theme “The Year of Ukrainian Culture in Austria” we should not leave unnoticed the project “Austrian Libraries Abroad” which came into being back in the late eighties on the initiative of the Federal Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs of Austria and by now has its successful continuation in Ukraine. The project […]

“Dezelenization” – the art project on municipal forestry

The “BURSA art gallery” has hosted the art project “Dezelenization” with the support of Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung Ukraine. The event is dedicated to a particular social topic. The municipal forestry problem has become the main theme of the exhibition organized by the DE NE DE initiative engaging Ukrainian artists and civic activists. Pavlo Kalyuk, the civil activist […]