Kyiv Art Week
In Kiev at first passes Kyiv Art Week. This special event is a large international scale: Week art exhibition that concats together the museum and gallery projects, art fair, a conference with the participation of international experts, concerts and various social events.
This format is popular all over the world. Art Weeks held in Berlin, Tokyo, Budapest, France, Spain, Italy, UK, Switzerland, USA (Miami), and Hong Kong.
“This is symbolic, that the first Kyiv Art Week will be held from 15 to 20 June – in conjunction with Art Basel, which can be called a standard among art fairs – says the curator of the project Evgeny Bereznitsky -. Art Basel was established in 1970, and is now involved in it almost 300 galleries from around the world where are working 4 thousand artists. Our task is no less ambitious. Kyiv art Week is to become an annual format, representing the best Ukrainian and world art. We strive to ensure that the city appeared on the cultural map of Weeks of art and has taken a worthy place next to their Western European counterparts. “
More than 7 countries have confirmed their participation: France, Georgia, Belarus, Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine, Armenia. One of the main objectives of Art Week is to acquaint the people of Kiev and visitors to the art in a comprehensive format.