Events

Events

May

25.05-26.05

Austrian writer Rhea Krcmárová at the Book Arsenal

Rhea Krcmárová is a Viennese author and text artist with Prague roots. In 2018, her story book "Bohemia is the Ocean" was published, which deals with the dividing line between Austria and the former CSSR...

more Київ, Mystetskyi Arsenal (Lavrska Str., 10-12)

Literaturе

Presentation

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Partner:

Mystetskyi Arsenal

25.05.2019

15:00

Living Anthology of contemporary Austrian poetry

Students from the Kyiv National Karpenko-Kary Theatre, Film and Television University present a poetry performance: poems by nine contemporary Austrian authors as a “living anthology”...

more Kyiv Book Arsenal Festival 2019, Cinema hall (Lavrska Str. 12)

Literaturе

Performance

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Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

28.05.2019

19:00

DakhaBrakha Concert

The legendary Ukrainian band DakhaBrakha performs at the Vienna theatre Akzent on May, 28

more Theater Akzent, 1040 Wien, Argentinierstraße 37

Musiс

Concert

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Partner:

Ukrainian Embassy in Vienna

29.05.2019

19:30

Schubert, Lyatoshynsky, Kühr.

A concert of the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra featuring a Ukrainian soloist

more Radio Kulturhaus, Argentinierstraße 30a, 1040 Wien

Musiс

Concert

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Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

June

11.06.2019

19:00

Opera-dystopia GAZ

GAZ is a dystopian opera which creates a synthesis of dramatic performances and instrumental theatre, using experiences of “new” and electronic music in “composed theatre”...

more Kyiv, National Franko Drama Theater (Ivana Franka Square, 3)

Musiс

Performance

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Partner:

NOVA OPERA

July

01.07-30.11

Visual Art

Residency

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

01.07.2019

19:00

Concert “Musical Bridges”

The New Era Orchestra (Ukraine), art director and conductor - Tetyana Kalinichenko and the world star Christoph Sietzen (percussion, Austria/Luxembourg) will perform in Kyiv a unique concert programme...

more Kyiv, Petro Tchaikovsky National Music Academy of Ukraine (st. Architect Gorodetsky, 1-3/11)

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

New Era Orchestra

August

01.08-31.08

Urban Planning

Festival

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

September

05.09-08.09

X. International Poetry Festival “MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ”

The varied regional cooperation between Carinthia and Chernivtsi in recent years has made an important groundbreaking contribution to the education and return of Chernivtsi and Bukovina to their own cultural tradition and history...

more Chernivtsi

Literaturе

Festival

free

Partner:

International Literary Corporation MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ

23.09-29.09

International master classes and festival of acousmatic music

International master classes for composers and concerts of acousmatic music during the Sounds Around Me festival, are a joint project of the Ukrainian Institute and The Acousmatic Project...

more Vienna

Musiс

Concert

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

01.09-30.09

Artist in Residence Salzburg

This will be the fourth time that the bilateral exchange project between artists from Lviv and Salzburg will take place in two countries - Ukraine and Austria. A focal point of this exchange is sacred art...

more Salzburg

Visual Art

Master class

free

Partner:

Iconography school "Radruzh"

01.09-30.09

«Kolo Dzygy»: a retrospective of the Ukrainian cinema avant-garde

«Kolo Dzygy» is a series of musical cinema performances of Ukrainian silent movies of the revolutionary avant-garde period, which were restored by Dovzhenko Centre...

more Vienna

Film

Concert

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

01.09-30.09

Artist in Residence Salzburg

This will be the fourth time that the bilateral exchange project between artists from Lviv and Salzburg will take place in two countries - Ukraine and Austria. A focal point of this exchange is sacred art...

more Lviv

Visual Art

Master class

free

Partner:

Iconography school "Radruzh"

01.09-30.11

Rediscovery of Bukovynian Humor at the Beginning of the 20th Century

During the project the students have translated stories which are not yet known to the Ukrainian reader and which describe life in Chernivtsi at the beginning of the 20th century with a bright and delicate sense of humor.

more Chernivtsi

History

Presentation

free

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

17.09.2019

19:30

Theatre

Performance

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Ukrainian Institute

27.09.2019

Salzburg Sinfonietta Orchestra concert

MozArt Sinfonietta Salzburg, a leading chamber orchestra founded in 2007 by conductor Chungki Min (South Korea-Austria), specializes in performing baroque, classical and contemporary music and is well-known...

more Salzburg

Musiс

Concert

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

October

10.10-19.10

Master class of the Austrian-Czech composer Shimon Vosechek

COURSE are the first international master classes for young composers in Ukraine. The Austrian-Czech composer Shimon Vosechek (Vienna) will be a part of this year's teaching staff.

more Lviv, Lviv National Philharmonic (Chaikovskoho Srt. 7)

Musiс

Master class

Tickets

Partner:

Lviv National Philharmonic

02.10.2019

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

04.10.2019

Musiс

Performance

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

November

29.11-04.12

Exhibition by Alexander Litvinov

Large-format works of the ukrainian artist Alexander Litvinov will be presented in a solo exhibition in the City Gallery of Wolfsberg, Carinthia.

more Stadtgalerie Wolfsberg, Carinthia, Austria

Visual Art

Exhibition

free

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

13.11.2019

Photo exhibition by Serhii Akhremenko

As part of the XXX. European People's Congress of the State of Carinthia is hosting an exhibition of the photo artist Sergey Akhremenko from Chernivtsi.

more Main building of the Office of the Carinthian State Government, Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Carinthia, Austria

Photography

Exhibition

free

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

14.11.2019

Festival Concert with Feldman Orchestra in Carinthia

The orchestra of Yiddish music from Chernivtsi directed by Lev Feldman will perform On the occasion of the XXX. European People's Congress of the State of Carinthia.

more Großer Saal, Konzerthaus, Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Carinthia, Austria

Musiс

Concert

free

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

15.11.2019

Lecture by Dr. Ihor Zhaloba

The lecture is dedicated to the topic "Change of Perspectives: From Conflict to Consensus through the Dialogue".

more Моцартзааль, Концертхаус, Клагенфурт-ам-Вертерзе, Каринтія, Австрія

Science

Conference

безкоштовно

Partner:

Land of Carinthia

15.11.2019

Georg Drozdowski – poet of Bukovina and Carinthia

On the occasion of the 120th birthday of poet Georg Drozdowski an essay of the Univ.-Prof. Dr. Petro Rychlo, will be published and presented.

more Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Carinthia, Austria

Literaturе

Presentation

free

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

15.11.2019

Carinthia Documentation, volume 35

The Government of the Land of Carinthia since 1990 organizes annually the European Ethnic groups' Congress. This is a platform for discussing issues related to ethnic groups. In the series "Carinthia Documentation" the contributions of the national and international experts...

more Klagenfurt am Wörthersee

History

Presentation

free

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

December

31.12-31.12

Exhibition “200 years Silent Night! Holy Night!”

On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the creation of the song "Silent Night" an attractive small exhibition was developed in cooperation with the federal state of Salzburg...

more Kyiv, the exact place will be announced soon

Musiс

Exhibition

free

Partner:

Austrian Library in Kyiv

06.12.2019

Theatre and Music Performance “Song of Good and Evil. East-West Street”

The musical performance based on the best-selling book "East-West-Street: Return to Lviv" has come about with the participation of its author - Philippe Sands, a lawyer who took part in the high-profile international trials on genocide and human rights violations.

more Wien

Theatre

Performance

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

31.12.2019

Die Brücke: Ukrainian-Austrian Student Newspaper

The story of DIE BRÜCKE goes back some fifteen years, when the newspaper was founded on the initiative of the former Austrian lecturer at the Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University, Claudia Niederl-Garber...

more Kyiv, Lviv, Kharkiv

Literaturе

Publication

free

03.05-05.05

Workshop of the Austrian performance artist Jasmin Schaitl

The workshop "Line(s) in our bodies" focuses on body awareness, space awareness and the creation of visible and invisible relations between our physical body and its surrounding through performative actions...

more Lviv

Dance

Master class

Partner:

ZABIH Festival

03.05-11.05

Blockheide leuchtet

For the second time, the Nature Park Blockheide Gmünd will transform into a magical, luminescent forest...

more Nature park Blockheide (Blockheideweg 10, Gmünd)

Musiс

Exhibition

10.05-14.05

“Sister lay your wings on” (anthology of Ukrainian authors in German)

The anthology familiarizes the readers with the most famous literary women's voices from Ukraine.

more Lviv, Drohobych, Vienna, Lviv (Lviv Book Fair)

Literaturе

Presentation

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Львівський національний університет ім. І.Франка

16.05-17.05

Fairy tale readings with Klaus Streichert

"Fairy-tale-Klaus", Fairy-tale-ambassador from Graz, has been inspiring fairy tale lovers from 10 to 100 years old with his readings for many years.

more Kyiv, National Taras Shevchenko University, Center for german culture “Widerstrahl”

Literaturе

Discussion

Partner:

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

12.05-19.05

6th Austria Days in Drohobych

The 6th Austria Days in Drohobych are dedicated the Salzburger Land, which will be presented here in a beautiful interplay between culture and nature...

more Дрогобич

Cultural studies

Conference

Partner:

Austrian Library Drohobych

18.05-19.05

Kyiv Klezmer Fest 2019

Benjy-Fox Rosen, a Yiddish musician and singer, comes from Vienna to Kiev to present his brand new collaboration with the Hudaki Village Band at Kyiv Klezmer Fest 2019.

more Kyiv, Kontraktova square

Musiс

Festival

Partner:

Kyiv Klezmer Fest

17.05-19.05

II Austrian-Ukrainian Translation Workshop for Theatre

Continuation and completion of work on the Ukrainian translation of Volker Schmidt's play "djihad" and scenic reading of the play. This workshop is a second part of the I Translation Workshop which took place in June 2018.

more Zhytomyr

Literaturе

Discussion

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

24.05.2019

18:30

Reading of the novel Im Verborgenen with Ljuba Arnautovic

In her debut Ljuba Arnautović writes about a woman whose quiet heroism remains unrecognized, but whose persistent commitment to the right thing ultimately bears fruit.

more Kyiv, Center for german culture “Widerstrahl”, 37 Volodymyrska Str.

Literaturе

Discussion

Partner:

Center for German Culture “Widerstrahl”

23.05.2019

17:00

Andreas Kappeler at the Book Arsenal Festival

"Ukrainian-Russian Historical and Political Relations: A European Viewpoint": Presentation and Discussion on the Ukrainian edition of Andreas Kappeler's book "Unequal Brothers: Russians and Ukrainians from the Middle Ages to the Present"...

more Kyiv, Mystetskyi Arsenal, Hall "Ex Libris" (Lavrska Str. 10-12)

History

Discussion

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

23.05.2019

11:00

Workshop “The inner child” by illustrator Boicut

Everyone was a child at some point. Most of us forget about it while growing older. It is a vital part of ourselves though which keeps us being curious and makes us eager to keep experimenting...

more Kyiv, Book Arsenal, "Pictoric" Hall (Lavrska Str. 12)

Visual Art

Master class

Partner:

Mystetskyi Arsenal

23.05.2019

16:00

Lecture of Austrian illustrator Boicut

BOICUT‘s works are mostly illustrative, combining impulsive lines and shapes...

more UVB hall, Book Arsenal, Lavrska 12, Kyiv

Visual Art

Lecture

Partner:

Mystetskyi Arsenal

18.05.2019

20:00

Farewell Dear Ghost at Europe Days in Kyiv

Austrian band Farewell Dear Ghost is somewhere between indie background and pop. This year the famous band will close the concert at the Europe Days in Kyiv. Come and enjoy!

more Kyiv, Mykhailivska Square

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Kyiv State City Administration

17.05.2019

YOVA4 in Lviv 2019

YOVA4 – Young Viennese Architects and Landscape Architects is an initiative by the Vienna Municipality.

more Lviv, Gunpowder Tower (Pidvalna str.,4)

Architecture

Exhibition

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

14.05.2019

Museum Architecture Symposium

Heads of well-known Austrian architectural bureaus will arrive in Kharkiv to hold presentations on museum management and discuss the current situation and prospects of the museum industry in Ukraine.

more Kharkiv, Kharkiv School of Architecture (Kontorska St. 5)

Architecture

Discussion

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

14.05.2019

20:00

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Raiffeisen Bank International

13.05.2019

17:00

Photo exhibition “The Unknown Europeans” by Kurt Kaindl

At the exhibition you will see the smallest ethnic groups in Europe, many of whom continue to struggle for national survival today.

more Drohobytsch, Austrian Library in Drohobytsch, 2 Les Kurbas Str.

Photography

Exhibition

Partner:

Austrian Library Drohobych

13.05.2019

16:30

Photo exhibition “Facing Lviv”

As part of the presentation of the photo exhibition "Unknown Europeans" at the Scheptytskyj Center in Lviv, photographer Kurt Kaindl organized a workshop for photographers from Lviv...

more Drohobych, Lviv

Photography

Exhibition

Partner:

Austrian Library Drohobych

08.05.2019

18:00

Performance of Jasmin Schaitl at the festival ZABIH

ZABIH is a performance project created as a platform for experimenting, developing and finding new ways in the arts...

more Lviv, Kinopalace Dovzhenko (Chervonoyi Kalyny Ave, 81)

Visual Art

Festival

Partner:

ZABIH Festival

07.05.2019

19:00

Dances of Old Vienna

Minuets, Écossaise, marches, lendlers, walts: pianist Eugene Gromov will perform on the occasion of the bilateral Cultural Year Austria-Ukraine 2019.

more Kyiv, National Philharmonic Society of Ukraine, 2 Volodymyrskyj Uzviz

Musiс

Concert

05.05.2019

19:00

Woody Black 4 at the Festival Carpathian Space

The Austrian band Woody Black 4 is best described as a collection of clarinet virtuosos that enjoy the experimental, flirt with the avant-garde, and sometimes wander into the dissonant. This year they will perform at the festival Carpathian Space.

more Ivano-Frankivsk, Pototsky Palace, 5 Spytalna Str.

Musiс

Festival

Partner:

Festival "Carpathian Space"

April

12.03-13.04

Ukrainian Photography at Foto Wien

The exhibition of the Ukrainian photographer Olena Nevkryta 'Solo X' and lectures on the Ukrainian photography during Foto Wien

more Fotogalerie Wien, Währinger Straße 59/WUK, 1090 Vienna

Photography

Exhibition

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

11.04-15.04

AUSTRIAN FILM WEEK 2019

On the 11th of April in Kyiv there will begin the festival Ausrian Film Week. The programme presents three feature films: a romantic comedy, historical drama and documentary. In addition, there will be screened a selection of short films by the ARS ELECTRONICA Multimedia Arts Festival.

more Kyiv, 19 Velyka Vasylkivska

Film

Festival

Partner:

Arthouse Traffic

20.04-21.04

Rupert Bergmann at the Festival 2 Days & 2 Nights of New Music”

The festival is one of the largest new music forums in Ukraine and is of particular interest to the fans of all genres of avant-garde as well as modern and postmodern music, including live electronics...

more Odessa, Odessa's Philharmonic Theatre, 15 Bunina Str.

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Association New Music

17.04-21.04

Austrian contributions to Odesa Photo Days

The unique international festival of contemporary photography in Ukraine will be held this year for the fifth time in Odesa under the motto "StandPoint"...

more Odesa, 4 City, Impact hub Odessa

Photography

Exhibition

Partner:

Festival Odesa Photo Days

17.04-21.04

Austrian Short Films at KISFF

Kyiv International Short Film Festival, or simply KISFF, is the biggest regular short film event in Ukraine. This year's festival program features several Austrian films, as well as a presentation by the director of the Vienna Short Film Festival Doris Bauer.

more Kyiv, cinema “Kyiv”, 19 Velyka Vasylkivska

Film

Festival

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

27.04-29.04

“First Gig Never Happened” at the Zaporizhzhia Jazzy Fest

Founded in 2018 by Zaporizhzhia City Council, the two-day jazz festival will take place on three stages in 2019...

more Zaporizhzhia, Park Metalurhiv, Palace of Art

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Zaporizhzhia City Council

01.04-30.04

Performance of the play “Small chamber play” by Brigitte Schwaiger

The “Free Theater OKO” is planning to perform the piece of the Austrian writer Brigitte Schwaiger “Kleines Kammerspiel” - a powerful example of modern woman`s emancipationist culture.

more Lviv, The “Free Theater OKO” , 10 Halytska Street

Theatre

Performance

Partner:

“Free Theater OKO”

23.04.2019

19:00

Concert “Ukraine and Austria: Together Again”

Ukrainian Stars - Olga Bezsmertna, Oksana Lyniv, Andriy Bondarenko und INSO Orchestra from Lviv - come to Salzburg

more Salzburg, Stiftung Mozarteum, Großer Saal

Partner:

Raiffeisen Bank International

23.04.2019

19:30

Tradition to Modern. Music from Ukraine and around the World

As part of the III. Days of Ukrainian Culture in Vienna / U Stream Fest a big concert of Ukrainian music is once again going to take place in Wiener Konzerthaus...

more Wiener Konzerthaus, Mozart Hall, Lothringerstraße 20, 1030 Vienna

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

17.04.2019

Organ concert Stefan Donner

The prominent Austrian organist Stefan Donner gives an organ concert in the Lviv Organ Hall and will play the works of both classical and contemporary Austrian composers (Wolfgang Sauseng, W.A. Mozart...

more Lviv Organ Hall

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Lviv Organ Hall

March

05.03-06.03

АUSTRIAN-UKRAINIAN RENEWABLE ENERGY DAY

At the Austrian-Ukrainian Renewable Energy Days we'll talk about business cases, cutting edge technologies, best practices and lessons learnt from Austria's role as a pioneer in renewable energies.

more Kyiv (Park Inn by Radisson /Conference Hall Troyitska / 55 Velyka Vasylkivska), Lviv

Innovation

Conference

Partner:

ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA Ukraine

11.03-12.03

The Austrian writer Soma Morgenstern and Galicia

Lectures on Soma Morgenstern and his relationship with his Galician homeland; Book Presentations of Morgenstern's recently published Ukrainian translation "Aus einer anderen Zeit. Jugendjahre in Ostgalizien"...

more Chernivtsi, Ternopil

Literaturе

Lecture

Partner:

Bookstore Є

16.03-17.03

DuoAliada at the Bayan and Accordion Days

The festival is dedicated to the popularization of the accordion, a traditional instrument in Ukrainian music culture.

more Kyiv, Concert Hall of the National Composers Union of Ukraine (Pushkinska St. 32)

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

National Ukrainian Music Union

28.03.2019

19:30

Book presentation by Tanja Maljartschuk: “The Blue Whale of Memory, Novel”

A novel about the forgotten Ukrainian folk hero Vyacheslav Lypynskyi, the description of whose life is artfully linked with that of the first-person narrator: she searches in the past for footprints to better cope with her own present...

more StifterHaus, Adalbert-Stifter-Platz 1, 4020 Linz

Literaturе

Presentation

Partner:

OÖ Literaturhaus im StifterHaus

27.03.2019

18:30

History of otherness

During the panel discussion there will be discussed what Ukraine was in the days of Joseph Roth and how its historical landscape has changed.

more Vienna Diplomatic Academy, Music Room, Favoritenstraße 15a, 1040 Vienna

Literaturе

Discussion

Partner:

Ukrainian Embassy in Vienna

27.03.2019

Science

Lecture

Partner:

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

27.03.2019

18:30

Film “The Border Fence” at Docudays UA

This year's festival programme will feature the movie "The Border Fence" by the Austrian director Nikolaus Geyrhalter, dedicated to the topic of migration in Europe.

more Kyiv, cinema "Zhovten", hall "Gegemon", 26 Konstyantynivska St.

Film

Festival

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

01.03.2019

Back in Chernivtsi and all around. Memoirs of an Old Austrian

Georg Drozdowski was a German-speaking writer, journalist, translator and actor. With the work "Back in Chernivtsi and around. Memories of an Old Austrian" he has set a written memorial to his first hometown Chernivtsi...

more Chernivtsi

Literaturе

Publication

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

February

28.02.2019

17:00

„I shall be gone and live – or stay and die“

The consequences of the radioactive explosions on April 26th 1986 at 01:23:44 in the Soviet nuclear power plant „Vladimir Ilyich Lenin“ near the Ukrainian city of Chernobyl...

more Kyiv “National Academic Operetta Theatre”, Velyka Vasylkivska Street 53/3

Literaturе

Presentation

27.02.2019

16:00

the soul of Vienna

In this project – first presented in May 2018 in the Museum of „St.Sophia of Kyiv“ - the photograph Peter Lagler shows his native city of Vienna from a very special and unusual artistic perspective...

more Kyiv, Prospekt Holosiivsky, 3, V. I. Vernadskyi National Library of Ukraine

Photography

Exhibition

26.02.2019

The Presence of the Past in Urban Space

The results of the cooperation between the University of Innsbruck and the University of Czernowitz in 2016-2018 will be presented during the event.

more Czernowitz

Science

Discussion

23.02.2019

21:40

Performance by Mynth at the Music Conference Ukraine

This year's conference is themed "Make It Loud: how does the concert industry work". Ukrainian and international experts will talk about opportunities for local music...

more Kyiv, Art Space "Samskara" (Lvivska Pl. 8)

Concert

Partner:

Music Export Ukraine

23.02.2019

15:00

Thomas Heher at the Music Conference Ukraine

As a part of the Music Conference Ukraine the founder and director of the renowned Austrian showcase festival "Waves Vienna" Thomas Heher will give a lecture for musicians and artmanagers...

more Kiev, Art Space "Samskara" (Lvivska Pl. 8)

Musiс

Discussion

Partner:

Music Export Ukraine

13.02.2019

19:00

Presentation of the book “From Empire to Republic”

The book is based on the work of the English-language Vienna-based magazine Metropole that during a year dedicated different issues to the countries, which used to be parts of the Austrian-Hungarian Empire and made their way to democracy.

more Vienna

Cultural studies

Presentation

January

31.01.2019

19:00

Timothy Snyder talks about “The King of Ukraine”

The famous historian talks about the life of Wilhelm von Habsburg, a member of the Austrian imperial family

more Vienna Diplomatic Academy, Favoritenstrasse 15a, 1040 Vienna

History

Lecture

Partner:

Vienna Diplomatic Academy

04.01.2019

19:00

Movie Night with Film Director Paul Rosdy

The Austrian director Paul Rosdy presents his documentary film KINO WIEN FILM, which was filmed in 2018. KINO WIEN FILM is a cinematic trip through Vienna from 1896 to today.

more Chernivtsi, Media Center "Belle Vue" (Kobylanskoi St. 2-B)

Film

Discussion

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi