Tag: Ukraine

Petrykivka: A Ukrainian Folk Phenomenon and Living Tradition

April 8 – 30, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, April 8, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. In time for spring rejuvenation and celebration, Art at the Institute is pleased to present Petrykivka: A Ukrainian Folk Phenomenon and Living Tradition, an exhibition...

/ April 8, 2017

Review: Everyone loses in the battle for the post-Soviet sphere

Blunders, bloviation and brinksmanship have once again turned Russia into the West’s bête noire.

/ April 3, 2017

Geography: An Exhibition of Contemporary Neckwear Designs by Slava Salyuk

Join us for a special public reception on Saturday, March 18 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, as we welcome and celebrate the works of contemporary neckwear designer Slava Salyuk from Lviv, Ukraine. In her first showing with The Ukrainian Institute...

/ March 18, 2017

How can Art Fight Back? Refugee Artists and the Ukrainian Crisis

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Nazar Kozak (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2016-17 Fulbright scholar at the Ukrainian Museum in New York). Russia’s “hybrid war” against Ukraine caused more...

/ March 7, 2017

The Nest of the Turtledove

She is a middle-aged Ukrainian migrant worker in Italy. He is an affluent Italian divorcee. And then… there is her impoverished husband and a teenage daughter back home. To make things worse, she gets pregnant by her master. What will...

/ March 3, 2017

Conference – Ukrainian Statehood 1917-1921: Institutions and Individuals

On February 24 and 25th, 2017, the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute of Columbia University will be organizing a conference entitled Ukrainian Statehood 1917–21: Institutions and Individuals that will commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the Ukrainian Revolution and...

/ February 24, 2017

Book Talk – Everyone Loses: the Ukraine Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post-Soviet Eurasia

Please join us for a book talk with Samuel Charap, co-author of Everyone Loses: The Ukraine Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post-Soviet Eurasia (Routledge, 2017). Support for this event was provided by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York....

/ February 15, 2017

Music of Survival

The story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus is one of courage and true grit – a vivid chronicle that celebrates the human spirit. This is the triumphant story of the original 17 members of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus who survived...

/ February 10, 2017

Watch: Who ever heard of Ukrainian tango?

Tango made it all the way to Ukraine in the 1920s and 30s—and all the way uptown last weekend.

/ February 10, 2017

Film Screening & Discussion – Music of Survival: the Story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, With Director Orest Sushko

Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University for a screening of the film Music of Survival: The Story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, followed by a discussion with director Orest Sushko. The story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus is one...

/ February 9, 2017