Opera Wire published a breakdown of all the companies that are streaming online for your operatic delight.
On this day, six years ago, Art at the Institute presented the art project by Petro Bevza and Mykola Zhuravel “Following the Inner Light.” It celebrated the Bicentennial of Taras Shevchenko’s birth. We invite you to travel back in time and revisit this exhibition.
Stream the full 2011 Live in HD transmission tonight, March 25, starting at 7:30PM EDT until tomorrow, March 26, at 6:30PM EDT.
The Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA), asks all members of the Ukrainian American community to make sure to fill out the space listed under Question No. 9 (RACE or ORIGIN) by writing in the word UKRAINIAN in that space.
Art at the Institute was pleased to present Frontline / Peace Life, an exhibition of photographic portraits by J.T. Blatty, chronicling a generation of volunteer soldiers of the war in eastern Ukraine and their stories of a return to a marginalized existence, “peace-life,” as the war moves into its sixth year without resolution. The exhibition opened on January 16, 2020 and now is available for viewing online.
On this day, five years ago, Art at the Institute presented a group exhibition of 18 artists from Ukraine, “Icon Art: Visions of a World Unseen.” Organized in cooperation with Iconart Contemporary Sacred Art Gallery. We invite you to travel
Kostenko played a significant role in the evolution of Ukrainian literature and culture from the 1960s onward. She was a leading representative of the Poets and Writers of the Sixties, an intellectual and cultural movement in Ukraine, which opposed the Soviet political regime. Kostenko’s poetry consists primarily of intimate, lyric poems and ‘social’ poems on the role and responsibility of a poet, particularly in a totalitarian society. Employing diverse rhythms, sophisticated language, a colloquial and aphoristic manner of writing, ranging from playful irony and humor to scathing satire, she is acknowledged as one of the best current Ukrainian poets
All of us at the Ukrainian Institute of America hope that this note finds you and those close to you healthy and safe and as well as can be expected in light of the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus and its related illness, COVID-19.
The wellbeing of our members, guests, employees, community and neighborhood are of utmost importance to us. As a result, out of an abundance of caution consistent with the recommendations of local and state health officials as well as those of the CDC, we have made the decision to close our building and exhibits to the public immediately, with the hope of reopening sometime in April. We will be actively monitoring the situation in the coming days and weeks and will keep all of you apprised of any major developments or changes.
In the interim, our staff members will be working from home and will continue to be available to answer your calls and emails and any questions you may have.
On Friday, October 18th, the Ukrainian Institute of America in cooperation with the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America organized a meeting with His Beatitude Metropolitan Epiphaniy Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine on the occasion of his inaugural visit to the United States.