News - Travel grants for artists

The Open Ukraine Foundation provided a travel grant to Ukrainian filmmaker to participate in the Cannes Film Festival and «Marche du Film» film market

06 June 2014, 14:31 | Travel grants for artists
In May 2014 the regular Cannes International Film Festival was held, which is one of the most important cinematic events of the year. Supported by the Open Ukraine Foundation, film director and screenwriter Olena Fetisova, whose the first full length film “Parajanov” received in 2013-2014 the awards of many international film festivals, has made a professional trip to this leading event in film industry.

Supported by the Open Ukraine Foundation Oleh Kotsarev participated in «Poetical Spring» Literature Festival

06 June 2014, 14:28 | Travel grants for artists
Supported by the Open Ukraine Foundation, Ukrainian poet, novelist and journalist Oleh Kotsarev participated in «Poetical Spring» Literature Festival that was held on 27 May - 3 June in Vilnius.

Supported by the Open Ukraine Foundation Halyna Kryvorchuk presented in Poland a film about Olga Kobylyanska

23 May 2014, 16:21 | Travel grants for artists
From 4 to 11 May, supported by Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation Halyna Kryvorchuk, director of VIATEL studio, producer of «Game of Fame» TV serial, scriptscreen author for the film "Valse Brillante.Olga Kobylynska" took part in the project "Common history. Related relations in the history of two neighbouring nations».

Maryna Zubko took part in a contest for internship with youth troupe of National Paris Opera

14 March 2014, 17:16 | Travel grants for artists
The Open Ukraine Foundation provided a travel grant to Maryna Zubko to participate in a rehearsal contest to win internship with youth troupe of National Opera of Paris. The 5th year graduate student of vocal faculty of the Ukrainian National Tchaikovsky Academy of Music have passed to the second round (37 out of 278 participants have been selected).

Yuriy Zavadskiy participated in the International Poetry Festival “Poems on the pavement” in memory of Mikhas Straltsov

14 March 2014, 16:33 | Travel grants for artists
Supported by Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation poet Yuriy Zavadskiy participated in International Poetry Festival “Poems on the pavement” dedicated to the memory of Mikhas Straltsov. The event was held in Minsk from 14 to 16 February of 2014.

With the support of Open Ukraine Foundation the first German-Ukrainian literary translation workshop ‘ViceVersa’ was held.

25 December 2013, 15:23 | Travel grants for artists
Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation provided support to the first German-Ukrainian workshop of literary translation ‘ViceVersa’. The event was led by two prominent translators from Ukrainian and German sides – Claudia Date and Nelya Vakhovska, and was hold at the premises of Literary Colloquium Berlin (LCB) on the shore of Wannsee lake in November. The activity hosted five German and five Ukrainian translators and lasted five days.

With the support of the Open Ukraine Foundation Natalia Ilchuk presented her short film at the Icelandic ‘The Northern Wave’ Festival

23 December 2013, 16:54 | Travel grants for artists
With the support of Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation filmmaker Natalia Ilchuk participated in The Northern Wave Festival where she presented her short film "Self-Portrait".

Supported by the Open Ukraine Foundation, Maryna Hrymych participated in a workshop for writers, and attended Frankfurt Book Fair

01 November 2013, 16:54 | Travel grants for artists
From 6 to 20 October 2013, supported by the Open Ukraine Foundation, Maryna Hrymych, Ukrainian writer and translator, laureate of the “Coronation of the Word” (2002) Maryna Hrymych from 6 to 20 October 2013 attended workshops on contemporary Ukrainian literature as part of the activities at Literarisches Colloquium Berlin, and attended Frankfurt Book Fair.

Iryna Berezhko opens her Myths and Legends of the Eastern Europe curatorial project in Amsterdam with the support of the Open Ukraine Foundation

07 October 2013, 14:45 | Travel grants for artists
Iryna Berezhko, an artists, curator and promoter of the Myths and Legends of the Eastern Europe exhibition, visited the opening of her curatorial project in Amsterdam with the support of the Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation. A Ukrainian artist, she made it her aim to familiarise Westerners with the myths and legends of the new Ukraine, which are being formed by contemporary Ukrainian artists.

With the support of Open Ukraine Foundation Dadykina Darya participated in master courses of renowned pianists from Austria and Italy

23 September 2013, 16:27 | Travel grants for artists
With the support of Arseniy Yatsenyuk Open Ukraine Foundation Tchaikovsky NMAU student Dadykina Darya in August 2013 participated in master courses of Austrian pianist and Professor Lang and Italian Professor Fabio Bidini.