12 April – 13 May
Voloshyn Gallery (Tereshchenkivska 13)
Vlada Ralko, one of the most prominent Ukrainian expressionist artists, once completed several drawings for a fashion magazine. The theme excited her so much she went on to create a series of works addressing the relationship between fashion and human bodies. Often provocative and rough in her works, Ralko shows with irony how female bodies are expected to fit the ideals of the fashion industry.
Monks Singing Rock (UA, concert) 23 September at 19.30 Kyiv Conservatory (Arkhitektora Horodetskoho 1-3/11) Rock is considered to be a musical form pivotal in effecting social change and protest. This project protests the very concept of this sound. Monks have managed to preserve the essence of these songs but refine the compositions to rediscover and […]
Kodaline (IE, rock) 4 November at 20.00 Bel’Etage (Shota Rustaveli 16a) This Irish four-man band has gained wide popularity via participation in the music show You’re a Star. At that time, the collective was known by the name 21 Demands, which they changed in 2011. It is noteworthy that frontman Steve Garrigan and guitarist Mark […]
Sleeping Beauty (UA, music, literature, and art performance) 14 October at 12.00 Kyiv Conservatory (Arkhitektora Horodetskoho 1-3/11) A well-known Ukrainian actress and popular TV presenter will narrate a famous fairytale, accompanied by Kyiv Camerata performing Tchaikovsky’s masterpieces. This blend of music and literature will be further enhanced with stunning water animation and sand art shows – […]
JMSN (US, soul, R&B) 19 November at 19.00 Caribbean Club (Symona Petlyury 4) In listening to the music of Christian Berishaj, it seems you might find yourself floating along the Azure coast somewhere in Miami – such is the soft, smooth, and enveloping groove it creates. JMSN does not limit himself to producing music for […]