Events

Events

November

22.11-08.12

Exhibition “Made in Chernobyl”

In the art residency in the Exclusion Zone took part an Austrian photographer Peter Lagler

more Kyiv, Museum of Kyiv History

Photography

Exhibition

Partner:

School of Contemporary Art

December

04.12-31.12

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, Vernadskyi National Library, Department of Music Funds (62 Volodymyrska Str., room 305)

Musiс

Exhibition

Partner:

Austrian Library in Kyiv

05.12-08.12

Between Kyiv and Vienna: Stories of People, Ideas, and Objects in Circulation and Motion

This multidisciplinary conference seeks to reexamine the modern history of the space loosely bound within the borders of today’s Ukraine and Austria.

more IWM library, Spittelauer Lände 3, 1090 Wien

Cultural studies

Conference

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

05.12-20.12

Film

Screening

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

06.12.2019

19:00

History

Lecture

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

06.12-07.12

THE NEW SCENE OF UKRAINE – CONFERENCE

The New Scene of Ukraine aims to foster links between cultural organizations of Ukraine and Austria for sharing ideas and creating a foundation for their potential cooperation in the coming years...

more Vienna, Breite Gasse 3

Cultural studies

Conference

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

07.12-07.12

East West Street: A Song of Good & Evil

A partly staged reading inspired by Philippe Sands, the international human rights lawyer and the author of the award-winning bestseller on the Nuremberg trials.

more Muth - concert hall of the Vienna Boys' Choir Am Augartenspitz 1, 1020 Wien, Austria
Tickets

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

08.12-08.12

Humanity and Catastrophe

A Conversation with Serhii Plokhii and Philippe Sands

more Cafe Book Shop Singer Rabensteig 3, 1010 Wien, Austria

History

Discussion

free

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

12.12.2019

19:00

Grillenparz. Thomas Arzt

Ukrainian premiere of the play by the famous Austrian playwright Thomas Arzt...

more Kyiv Academic Theatre"Koleso"

Theatre

Performance

buy tickets

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

13.12.2019

19:00

Reading and talk with Thomas Arzt. Moderator: Andrii Kurkov

In three very personal monologues, the Austrian writer Thomas Arzt reflects on experiences from the near past...

more Kyiv Academic Theatre"Koleso", chimney hall

Literaturе

Discussion

free

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

14.12.2019

19:00

Musiс

Concert

buy tickets

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

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

30.11-01.12

Austrian Short Films at the New Vision International Short Film Festival

NEW VISION INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is an innovative international short film festival. This year the festival programme will feature 3 Austrian films.

more Kyiv, cinema "Zhovten"

Film

Screening

Partner:

New Vision International Short Film Festival

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

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

November

30.10-03.11

Concert tour of the Austro-Ukrainian duo in Ukraine

The duo of the Austrian cellist Meinhard Holler and Ukrainian pianist Yuri Kot, who have been working together for years, is planning a concert tour in Ukraine in autumn.

more Bila Tserkva, Nizhyn, Kyiv, Chernihiv, Chernihiv Region

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

22.10-09.11

I DO NOT FEEL FREE TO DO WHAT I WANT

The exhibition deals with individual Freedom. "Freedom means being allowed to do everything, whoich does not harm others?"

more Kharkiv, ARTbasement, Chernishevska 15

Visual Art

Exhibition

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

06.11-10.11

DONAU LOUNGE. Literature and culture from Danube countries

The Donau Lounge is a "Danube-wide" cultural brand: besides Vienna, it has already taken place in Romania, Hungary and Ukraine...

more Messe Wien, Hall D, Donau Lounge

Cultural studies

Discussion

Partner:

Donau Lounge

15.11-16.11

Ukrainian November

In the Program of two-day Festival there will be a concert of the Ukrainian singer Maryana Sadovska and performance "City with myself".

more Volx/Margareten (Margaretenstraße 166, 1050 Vienna)

Musiс

Festival

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

21.11-22.11

Ukraine Tomorrow – Frederick Kiesler’s visionary correalism as an impulse for architecture, art and society

The symposium is dedicated to the completion of the exhibition "Frederick Kisler: artist, architect, visionary"...

more Kyiv, Museum of KNUBA

Architecture

Conference

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

16.11-26.11

Visiting Curators Vienna 2019 – EXTER Programme

EXTER is a long-term programme for international residencies in the field of contemporary art for Ukrainian artists, curators and art critics, developed by the Ukrainian Institute. As part of the bilateral cultural year, four out of eight residences of the first course Exter-2019 will be held in Austria.

more Vienna

Visual Art

Residency

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

30.11.2019

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

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

19.11.2019

19:30

Artist talk with the Austrian photographer Kurt Kaindl

Travel in no man's land - photographs along the former iron curtain from Lübeck / Germany to Trieste / Italy

more Kyiv, IZONE

Photography

Discussion

Partner:

IZOLYATSIA. Platform for Cultural Initiatives

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

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

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

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

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

Partner:

Austrian Honorary Consulate in Chernivtsi

12.11.2019

19:00

Austrian jazzman Thomas Gansch – on the most famous classical music stage in Ukraine

Listen how the Austrian virtuoso trumpeter Thomas Gansch and the National Presidential Orchestra of Ukraine synthesize two art worlds - classical music and jazz.

more Kyiv, National philharmonic of Ukraine (Volodymyrs'kyi descent, 2)

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

08.11.2019

12:00

Presentation of “Lexicon of Austrian Playwrights”

The authors of "Lexicon" have collected more than 100 articles about Austrian playwrights and their plays from the time of the theater's birth to the present...

more Zhytomyr, Institute of Foreign Languages, Zhytomyr State Ivan Franko University (Pushkinska Street, 49)

Literaturе

Publication

Partner:

Institute of Foreign Languages, Zhytomyr State Ivan Franko University

05.11.2019

19:30

“Mariologia” performed by Ukrainian Ensemble Alter Ratio

Concert of modern vocal music “Mariologia” performed by Ukrainian Ensemble Alter Ratio

more Vienna, Votivkirche

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

02.11.2019

19:30

Concert of Ukrainian Baroque music

The program of the concert consists of works of Ukrainian composers of the Baroque era which were closely tied in their work with the Austrian composer school of the same era.

more Theatermuseum Lobkowitzpl. 2, 1010 Vienna

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

October

20.09-08.10

Exhibition “Between Fire and Fire. Ukrainian art. Five years after the Maidan “

The exhibition project of the curatorial duo Alisa Lozhkina and Konstantin Akinsha will open on 20 September.

more Atelierhaus at the Academy of Fine Arts, Lehárgasse 6–8, 1060, Wien

Visual Art

Exhibition

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

Partner:

Lviv National Philharmonic

08.08-31.10

Interactive project PLAYING THE PAST

On August 8, 2019, an interactive project Playing the Past will be launched at Fotohof (Salzburg). The project has been developed and first shown in 2017 at IZOLYATSIA.

more Salzburg

Photography

Exhibition

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

16.09-31.10

Curators’ Agenda – EXTER Programme

EXTER is a long-term programme for international residencies in the field of contemporary art for Ukrainian artists, curators and art critics, developed by the Ukrainian Institute. As part of the bilateral cultural year, four out of eight residences of the first course Ekster-2019 will be held in Austria.

more Vienna

Visual Art

Residency

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

31.10.2019

Salzburg Sinfonietta Orchestra concert

The orchestra, with the participation of leading soloists from Ukraine, will perform the works of Ukrainian and Austrian contemporary composers in Mozarteum, one of the most prestigious music universities in Europe.

more Salzburg

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

26.10.2019

19:00

Concert on the National Day of Austria in Kharkiv

To the National Day of Austria the charismatic violinist Elena Denisova will play together with the orchestra of Kharkiv under the direction of the prominent conductor Alexei Kornienko.

more Kharkiv Philharmonic Society, Grand Hall

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

11.10.2019

16:00

Austrian scientist – about Ukrainian avant-garde literature

Vera Faber (PhD) will give a lecture about Ukrainian avant-garde literature and present her book.

more Museum of Theater, Music and Cinema of Ukraine; Lavrska 9, 01015 Kyiv

Cultural studies

Lecture

Partner:

Museum of Theater, Music and Cinema of Ukraine

10.10.2019

19:00

“Curie_Meitner_Lamarr_indivisible” portraittheater

The play is an entertaining portrait of extraordinary women in history...

more Kyiv, theatre "Koleso"

Theatre

Performance

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

10.10.2019

19:00

Lecture “How to plan for liveable neighbourhoods and the role of social mix. Lessons from Vienna”

Speaker: Dr. Yvonne Franz, University of Vienna, Department of Geography and Regional Research.

more Kyiv, Volodymyrska Str. 43

Urban Planning

Lecture

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

05.10.2019

18:00

Danapris String Quartet at Musikprotocoll Festival

Danapris String Quartet is a community of ambitious musicians joined in an effort to create new music for Ukrainians and disseminate Ukrainian culture around the world. Each quartet member is a distinguished creator with a remarkable musical career. They are united, first and foremost, by an interest in modern academic music and expanding classical quartet performance to new horizons.

more Graz, Grazer Congress, Kammermusiksaal, Sparkassenplatz 1

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

03.10.2019

16:00

Ukrainian Night at the Museumsquartier

A mini-festival of Ukrainian music, visual arts and food.

more MuseumsQuartier, Museumsplatz 1/5, 1070 Wien

Musiс

Performance

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

02.10.2019

19:30

Antonii Baryshevskyi concert at Arnold Schönberg Center

Debut of Ukrainian pianist Antony Baryshevkyi at Schönberg Center

more Schönberg Center, Vienna

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

September

05.09-08.09

Austrian Programme at the X festival meridian czernowitz

The festival will be attended by both new authors and those who have already performed on MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ in previous years. In total, there will be more than thirty artists from 5 countries - Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Israel and Ukraine.

more Chernivtsi

Literaturе

Festival

Partner:

International Literary Corporation MERIDIAN CZERNOWITZ

05.08-09.09

Ars Electronica – EXTER Programme

EXTER is a long-term program for international residencies in the field of contemporary art for Ukrainian artists, curators and art critics, developed by the Ukrainian Institute.

more Linz

Visual Art

Residency

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

09.09-13.09

Bodies in Motion – Performing the Invisible. Artil project

Artil is a dance project that builds a bridge into the professional world for young artists through a residency program...

more Kyiv, Odessa, Dnipro, Kharkiv

Dance

Performance

Partner:

Cie. Off Verticality / C.O.V.

13.09-14.09

Calle Libre goes to Kyiv

CINCO Book Presentation | SCREEN PRINT EXHIBITION | Live Painting

more Kyiv, IZONE Creative Community (Naberezhno-Luhova Str. 8)

Visual Art

Presentation

Partner:

Calle Libre

17.08-15.09

With View to the Sea

What does it mean to be a Ukrainian artist abroad? What do they have to deal with, when they look back? How does one's origin influence artistic work? And, what does it mean if a Non-Ukrainian artist is getting into Ukrainian reality?

more Odessa, Museum of Western and Oriental Art, Pushkinskaya Str. 9

Museums

Exhibition

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

26.08-22.09

< rotor > – EXTER Programme

EXTER is a long-term programme for international residencies in the field of contemporary art for Ukrainian artists, curators and art critics, developed by the Ukrainian Institute. As part of the bilateral cultural year, four out of eight residences of the first course Exter-2019 will be held in Austria.

more Graz

Visual Art

Residency

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

21.09-22.09

Mario Rom’s Interzone at Odessa JazzFest and Vinnytsia JazzFest

For over 7 years, Mario Rom’s INTERZONE has been at the forefront of the contemporary jazz scene not only in Austria, but in the whole world....

more Odesa, Vinnytsia

Musiс

Festival

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

27.09-28.09

meet Ukrainians at Waves Vienna

For the first time Ukrainian performers go to the Austria largest professional festival Waves Vienna.

more  Vienna

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

26.09-29.09

Kyiv Photo Fair

Under one roof, on 1500 square meters, Ukrainian and European galleries, cultural institutions, philanthropists, publishers and thousands of admirers of contemporary photography art will unite to share their love to photography.

more Kyiv, Kyiv Municipal Art Gallery LAVRA, 7 Lavrskyj Pereulok

Photography

Exhibition

Partner:

Photo Kyiv

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

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

Partner:

Iconography school "Radruzh"

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

Partner:

Iconography school "Radruzh"

29.09.2019

01:00

Elektro Guzzi at DniPRO GOGOLFEST

Elektro Guzzi combines club music and live performance to a unique, energetic mixture.

more Dnipro, Televisiina str. 3, the territory of the Film Studio Contrabass, night stage

Musiс

Festival

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

29.09.2019

19:30

Dimitré Dinev at the International Literature Festival Odessa

Dimitré Dinev (BULGARIA/AUSTRIA) presents his novel "Engelszungen / Angel Voices"...

more Odessa, House of Scientists (Chestnut Hall)

Literaturе

Presentation

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

27.09.2019

19:00

Film screening “Frost”

FROST von Thomas Bernhard in einer Spielfassung von Sabine Mitterecker mit Andreas Patton in der Titelrolle. Filmregie: Joerg Burger.

more Kyiv, Les-Kurbas-Centre (Volodymyrska St, 23v)

Film

Screening

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

26.09.2019

19:00

Trio Immersio – concert at the National Philharmonic

Trio Immersio is a fresh, dynamic and charismatic ensemble from Vienna. The trio promotes chamber music as a lifestyle and believes in full immersion into the sound world of vivid emotions, colours and ideas...

more Kyiv, National Philharmonic of Ukraine, Volodymyrskyi Uzviz, 2

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

National Philharmonic of Ukraine

18.09.2019

19:00

PANEL DISCUSSION: THE NEW SCENE OF UKRAINE

As a part of a tailor-made Visitor’s Programme "THE NEW SCENE OF UKRAINE" for international art professionals, a panel discussion will be held with the participation of program participants and representatives / local art community.

more Kharkiv Literary Museum (Bahaliia St, 6, Kharkiv)

Visual Art

Discussion

Partner:

BLOCKFREI

17.09.2019

19:30

Opera-dystopia “GAZ” (Ukraine, USA, Austria)

"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 Musiktheatertage Wien

Theatre

Performance

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

15.09.2019

06:30

Jazz Trio in Salzburg

Meet the new day of Sunday in Salzburg with the soulful Jazz melodies and Eastern European folklore performed by Andrej Prozorov (sax), Vadim Neselovskyi (piano) and Arkady Shilkloper (flugelhorn).

more Salzburg, Tanzschule Seifert Skybar

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

14.09.2019

19:30

Prozorov, Neselovskyi and Shilkloper: jazz at Styraburg Festival

Sax, Flugelhorn, and Piano: Andrej Prozorov performing with Vadim Neselovskyi and Arkady Shilkloper.

more Steyr, Schlosskapelle

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

13.09.2019

19:30

Jazz piano solo by Vadim Neselovskyi

Jazz piano solo performance by the Ukrainian composer from New York Vadim Neselovskyi.

more Steyr, Schlosstonne Steyr

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

10.09.2019

19:00

“Avant-garde and Ruins” discussion within the scope of Nikita Kadan’s exhibition

“Avant-garde and Ruins” discussion within the scope of Nikita Kadan’s exhibition

more mumok, Vienna

Museums

Discussion

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

09.09.2019

Performance by the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine and the men’s choir “Dudaryk”

The program includes the Symphony No. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven, whose fourth part - "Ode to Joy" - became the basis for the EU anthem.

more Musikverein Graz

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

08.09.2019

20:30

Odessa Jazz: Andrej Prozorov and Vadim Neselovskyi

Andrej Prozorov, saxophonist, born in Odesa, has been around the Vienna jazz scene for more than 15 years. Vadim Neselovskyi, a well-known Ukrainian pianist and composer, who works in the USA as a Jazz Piano Professor. Together with the duet, you will have a nice dive into the sea of Odesa jazz sound.

more Vienna, Porgy & Bess Jazz Club

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

06.09.2019

18:00

Austrian Animation at the Festival LINOLEUM

The best Austrian Animation 2018. Screening of winners and specials of the well-visited 2 DAYS ANIMATION FESTIVAL in Vienna. The screening will be presented by Thomas Renoldner – director, curator, artist, film critic and head of ASIFA Austria.

more Kyiv, cinema "Zhovten", cinema "Kinoman"

Visual Art

Festival

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

August

04.08-04.08

CONCERT DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF JOSEPH ROTH

To build bridges? To renovate the built ones! A historic event will take place on this year festival’s topic «Music and literature»​! We honour the figure of Joseph Roth, one of the most important German-speaking authors of the XXth century, whose dramatic fate united Ukrainian, Austrian and Jewish histories and became the symbol of very strong relationships between Ukraine and Europe.

more Synagogue Ruins Brody, Lviv Region

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

05.08-09.08

Ukrainian muralist at the street-art festival Calle Libre

The Ukrainian street-art artist is going to participate in the international Urban Aesthetics Calle Libre Festival.

more Vienna, Lerchenfelder Gürtel 9

Urban Planning

Festival

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

03.08-11.08

LvivMozArt NOVEL HISTORY OF MUSIC

LvivMozArt NOVEL HISTORY OF MUSIC LvivMozArt international festival of classical music is an arts project launched to unite the best Ukrainian and world musicians. The event will be held annually!

more Lviv

Musiс

Concert

24.08-26.08

Austrian Ideas at The Ideas Festival

More than 100 events. More than 100 speakers. They will exchange ideas in such areas as economics, science, media, education, medicine, administration, culture and creative industries.

more Odessa

Innovation

Festival

Partner:

The Aspen Institute Kyiv

25.08.2019

21:00

“Sound of the City”. Airborne Extended

Airborne Extended are extraordinary and unusual. Their tonal combinations are delicate and sensitive. The band seeks to deprive traditional instruments of their bourgeois image and play them in a modern way.

more Kyiv, Sofia Kyivska National Reserve

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

04.08.2019

21:00

CONCERT TO JOSEPH ROTH

International Festival LvivMozArt 2019 honours the figure of Joseph Roth with a historic event - a grand memorial concert to the double anniversary (125 years after birth and 80 years after the death) of the writer.

more Brody, Lviv Region, Synagogue Ruins

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

July

09.07-09.07

Literaturе

Presentation

Partner:

Ukrainian Embassy in Vienna

12.06-10.07

Exhibition “TRANSart Summer School Konotop”

After a visit to Konotop in September 2017, the project "TRANSart Summerschool Konotop 2019" was initiated by a group of Austrian artists to facilitate and promote intercultural exchange between Austrian and Ukrainian artists...

more Kyiv, Master Klass (Bohdana Khmelnytskogo Str., 57 B)

Visual Art

Exhibition

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

09.07-13.07

Matthias Georg Kendlinger Musicfestival Lviv

The works of Matthias Georg Kendlinger have found their home in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Lviv (in Ukrainian "Lviv"), where the Austrian composer will receive his audience for the third musical retrospective of works from July 9 to 13, 2019...

more National Opera Lviv, Philharmonie Lviv, Potozky Palace Lviv

Musiс

Festival

Partner:

Lviv National Philharmonic

25.07.2019

17:30

Short films by Austrian director Harald Hund

Short films by Harald Hund will be shown in Mariupol. They are characterized by their ingenuity and special mode of production...

more Mariupol, palace of culture "Molodizhnyi" (Hatlampievska street, 17/25)

Film

Screening

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

19.07.2019

Austrian jazz band at the festival Jazz on the Dnieper

The brightest jazz event of July! Four days with world jazz-headliners on the banks of the Dnipro...

more Dnipro

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Festival "Jazz on the Dnieper"

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

June

29.05-01.06

Austrian films at the festival “Molodist”

This year's festival programme features two full-length films from young Austrian directors. Marie Kreutzer and Eva Spreitzhofer will personally present their movies!

more Kyiv, cinema “Kyiv”, 19 Velyka Vasylkivska

Film

Festival

Partner:

Film festival "Molodist"

06.06-07.06

Siedl/Cao at Construction festival VI

They are Cao Thanh Lan from Vietnam and Gregor Siedl from Austria. Their works have always focused on the physical experience of sound and the inherent link between visual and audio elements.

more Dnipro

Musiс

Festival

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

22.06-22.06

The Night of Poetry with the Organ. Rilke “The Life of the Virgin Mary”

Organ Hall presents a new project of musical and poetry compositions "The Night of Poetry with the Organ. Rilke "The Life of the Virgin Mary". Organ music, German songs with piano and literary poems by Rainer Maria Rilke "The Life of Mary". This evening Roman Stefanko will play organ and pianist Andriy Makarevych will perform with vocalist Adriana Chuchman.

more Lviv organ hall

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Lviv Organ Hall

27.06.2019

15:00

Month of Sundays at Leopolis Jazz

Music by Month of Sundays combines minimalism, post-rock, jazz, and many other genres. The concert will be held on the stage on the legendary festival Leopolis Jazz. Don’t miss it!

more Lviv, Rynok Square Stage

Musiс

Concert

Partner:

Austrian Cultural Forum Kyiv

20.06.2019

21:00

Florian Kmet live at the Mute Nights Festival

The Austrian musician and composer Florian Kmet wrote a musical accompaniment to the silent film "Innocence/Little Veronica" (1929) by Austrian director Robert Land and will play live at the festival.

more Kyiv, Dovzhenko Centre, Vul. Vasylkivska, 1

Film

Festival

19.06.2019

20:00

Little Vienna on the Prut or Chernivtsi sketches

Musical recollections of Chernivtsi city and Bukovina by Karl Menrad & vienna clarinet connection at AndriyivskyFest...

more Kiew, Theater "Koleso" (Andriivs'kyi descent, 8)

Literaturе

Festival

Partner:

Kyiv Academic Theater Koleso

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

Partner:

NOVA OPERA

09.06.2019

18:00

Choir NowaCanto in Lviv

Together with the Nuremberg LGV choir, the choir will sing Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy's oratorio "Elias" as final concert of the Lviv International Festival “Virtuosy”...

more Lviv, S.Lyndkevych Konzerthalle

Musiс

Concert

May

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

Partner:

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

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

Partner:

Mystetskyi Arsenal

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

Partner:

Ukrainian Institute

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

Partner:

Ukrainian Embassy in Vienna

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

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

Concert of the Dakh Daughters band

The Dakh Daughters' Freak Cabaret style offers an original interpretation of traditional themes in a progressive, modern sound.

more Posthof - Zeitkultur am Hafen, Posthofstrasse 43, A-4020 Linz

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