In the Metropolitan Museum “Kiev Fortress” solemn opening of the cultural project “Kyiv Art Fort 2017. Plein air contemporary art”.
Until may 14, visitors will enjoy a rich program, interesting to both adults and children. Exhibitions, presentations, excursions, workshops, film screenings, meetings – everything that will happen in the “Kiev Fortress” during these days devoted to the theme of “Art between peace and war.”
The opening ceremony was attended by the organizers of the Kyiv Art Fort 2017 Yuri Komelkov (founder cultprostir.ua), Adrian Aftanaziv (co-founder of Zenko Foundation), Ludmila Grigorenko (Director Initia events ) and the artists-participants of the project, in particular, Tiberiy Silvashi, Vladislav Shereshevsky, Alexander Druganov, Victor Redheads and Alexander Dyachenko, Vladimir Gulich, Roman Mikhailov, Mikhail Demco, Nicholas Bilyk, Oleksandr Druganov, Roman Mikhailov and Anastasia Loikaw.
The entire creative cohort was represented by Viktor Sidorenko, who said:
In 20-30 years the government will be judged not by what it has done in the industry. We don’t know what was done in Shakespeare’s time, but he remained for centuries. So now we’re making history, history of culture of Ukraine.
During the festival residents and guests of the city will be able to see a large-scale exhibition under the open sky of artistic projects of leading Ukrainian artists, which is located on the territory of 1,3 hectares. the exhibition of artists-heroes “of Ukraine. The Best” and exhibition of works of finalists of the prize of Anatoly Kryvolap.
The program Kyiv Art Fort 2017 is very rich and diverse. Edition cultprostir.ua identified 12 important reasons to visit “Kiev Fortress”.