Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty
Henry M. Robert


03/22/2018 - 11:12

“The Mozart of painting” and… adventure novel

I personally met the artist and saw not only a dozen of huge pictures he has painted in the past few years, but also about 20 books written by and about him. Besides, I had an opportunity to...
03/20/2018 - 11:11

“I am trying to show something which is usually not seen”

The thriller Eva, directed by Benoit Jacquot, deals with a game – a very dangerous one, though outwardly playing out in a prosperous social environment: bourgeois France, high-society...
03/14/2018 - 18:07

How to debunk myths?

The exhibition “(R)evolution of a Myth: the Transformation of the Kobzar Culture in the 19th-21st Centuries” offers an unprecedented new look at the events it covers, and at the same time...
03/14/2018 - 18:02

“People in Poland don’t know exactly with which values they have to be identified”

Polish film director Malgorzata Szumowska (born in Krakow on February 26, 1973) is a favorite child of the Berlinale: she won the Teddy Award from the LGBT jury for the film In the Name Of in...
03/06/2018 - 12:03

A triumph of predictability and melodrama

Nine works competed in the main category, called the Best Picture Award.Quite predictably, it went to The Shape of Water (which also won awards for the best production design and best original score...
03/06/2018 - 11:39

Eternal spring

The Museum of the Book and Printing of Ukraine is hosting the exhibition “Listening to One’s Own Self,” which shows the artist’s oil paintings and pastels, until March 12...
03/06/2018 - 11:10

A feast of inattention

The cinema is repeatedly compared with the dream; but there are different kinds of dreams. Some visions do not distract from reality, but, on the contrary, penetrate its surface, help to see the...
03/01/2018 - 11:47

Marysia NIKITIUK: “I want to say something about humanity with every story I tell”

Created with the support of the Ukrainian State Film Agency and with the participation of Poland and Macedonia, the feature-length debut film by Marysia Nikitiuk was entered in the festival’s...
02/28/2018 - 17:51

Between the easel and the... drawing board

Talented Ukrainian artist, architect, graphic artist, and painter, corresponding member of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine, People’s Artist of Ukraine, Associate Professor of the...
02/28/2018 - 17:49

“Vasyl Slipak Park is sure to be!”

The Day has more than once written about Vasyl Slipak, Hero of Ukraine, soloist at the Paris National Opera, volunteer, participant in the hostilities in eastern Ukraine (nom de guerre “Myth...
02/26/2018 - 17:15

Masks and drawings

Serhii Petrov, cofounder of the Bob Basset art studio, and Hamlet Zinkivskyi, a street artist, have presented an art project in Lima for the first time. Their works – 6 masks and 23...
02/26/2018 - 17:12

Words for war

The Maidan, the occupation of Crimea, the Donbas war – all this is expressed in the works of Ukrainian writers. Now the Americans also have an opportunity to read this poetry in...
02/26/2018 - 17:10

Triumphal Cyborgs

The film Cyborgs, telling the story of the heroic defenders of the Donetsk Airport, has got its theater release extended until mid-March, Media Detector reported, citing the distributor company...
02/21/2018 - 10:23

“Mixture of history and myth”

Although there are countless works in different genres about Anna, a queen of France, the daughter of Kyivan Prince Yaroslav the Wise, this is the first time her life story is presented in the format...
02/15/2018 - 10:46

A present from Kremenchuk to Wawel

On the Ukrainian artist who was taught by famous Polish artists at the Krakow Academy of Arts, took part in the restoration of Wawel, one of Poland’s main national symbols, and was killed by...


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