Photo: I. Marchuk. "Comfort on a Farm" (2004, canvas, acrylic) ‘Ducat’ Auction House will hold their second silent auction of Ukrainian art during May 20-26, 2016 in Kiev. The auction will feature a collection of great works of art covering 100 years of national art from Ukraine.
Each year, on the 18th of May museum professionals all over the world celebrate their professional holiday. Usually, during these days, museums open their doors until late at night, arrange concerts, workshops and unusual excursions. Kiev is not an exception to celebrate Museum Day.
Photo: Mystetska Zbirka Official Facebook page After the great success of Oleksandr Roirburd’s “Caution, Wet Paint!” exhibition and catalogue presentation during 2016 Book Arsenal in Kiev, the works migrate to Mystetska Zbirka gallery for further display.
Photo: Museum of Modern Art of Ukraine Official Facebook page Museum of Modern Art of Ukraine was founded in 2005 in Kyiv in order to collect, preserve, explore and promote Ukrainian art of the ХХ – ХХІ centuries. Today it is the biggest collection of Ukrainian Modern and contemporary art in the country, representing works of more than 500 artists.
Photo: Shcherbenko Art Centre “Breath in Chernobyl” project by Dr. Sungtae Jung, the photographer from the Republic of Korea, will open in Shcherbenko Art Centre on April 19, 2016. The exhibition is dedicated to the thirtieth anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster.
Korners Auction House will launch a completely new auction format for Ukrainian art market. The auction will be held on April 7, 2016 featuring a pre-auction exhibition that will open its doors on March 29, 2016.
Mikhail Vrubel is usually regarded amongst the Russian Symbolists and Art Nouveau artists. In reality, he deliberately stood aloof from contemporary art trends. Therefore, the origin of his unusual manner should be sought in Late Byzantine and Early Renaissance painting, which is presented at the new exhibition at Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev.
Ukraine is a fertile ground for the fast-growing and developing art market with many successful galleries and several auction houses. However, Ducat Auction House in Kyiv is the most famous among others specializing in visual arts and the most distinguishable one with its experiments with selling graphics.
A pioneer of post-Soviet Era of Real Estate market in Ukraine, Terry Pickard founded his company way back in 1992. During those 25 years, Pickard Real Estate & Asset Services has opened a line of specialized divisions, offering services in brokerage, leasing, and property management. Sure enough, Mr. Pickard faced multiple challenges of opening and sustaining business in a foreign country, yet he managed not only to overcome those, but find one more passion in his life. By founding The Connoisseur Club, Terry Pickard gathered fans of exquisite fine dining, who review various cuisine restaurants in Kyiv. Now he shares his challenges and achivements while living in Ukraine as well as his expectations about the future.
The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations expects the world population to reach 10 billion people by 2050, which will boost demand for food. Can Ukraine leap at the chance and become a key player in the food market? What windows of opportunity are open today? Vladyslava Rutytska, a member of National Reform Council, vicepresident of SigmaBleyzer and AgroGeneration, has shared her views on these and other topical agribusiness issues with us.