A couple of elephants from Laos will be brought to Kiev zoo in July. The Director of the zoo Aleksey Tolstukhov has informed about it. According to him, contest for the best names for the elephants will be announced in summer.
Date: May 27-29
Location: Mystetskiy Arsenal (12, Lavrskaya Str., Kiev)
The international festival-fair “Book Arsenal” will be held at Mystetskiy Arsenal on Kiev Day for the first time.
The number of Ukrainian objects in the UNESCO list of protected cultural heritage may be increased.
Date: April 15 – June 15
Location: Contemporary Art Center “M17” (102-104, Gorkogo (Antonovicha str.) Kiev
Working hours: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
The exhibition “Italian Transavangard” was opened at the Contemporary Art Center. Pictorial works by Sandro Chia, Enzo Cucchi, Nikola de Maria, Francesco Clemente, Mimmo Paladino will be represented here for two months. New history of European art started with works of these painters at the end of the 1970th.
Residents and guests of Kiev will be able to see the flower clock on the Day of the City on the 28th of May.
On Easter Day, Kiev Pechersk Lavra will present a huge paska, or Easter bread, aiming to break the existing record, which belongs to a 200-kilogram giant baked two years ago in Dnepropetrovsk.
The exhibition of copies of wooden churches, created by Lvov master Mikhail Yaskovich, “Wooden Sacral Architecture” was opened in Ternopol Regional Local History Museum on the eve of Easter.
Yalta, one of the most popular Crimean resorts, will get a new place of interest – the moment to tourists. The city authorities have informed about it.
One more monument has appeared in Kiev. From now on, every resident and guest of the capital, who owns a camera, can feel like a freedom-loving biker, burning up the roads with a pretty girl on the back seat.
Paris is getting ready to join the international fest “Museum Night” for the seventh time. During the event part of European museums are open till late and offer their guests many concomitant actions along with watching expositions.