III International Doll Salon “Kyivska Kazka” (Kyiv Fairy Tale), Ukraine, Kyiv - moved to autumn 2012
3rd Salon was moved to autumn by the artists' requests in case of EURO-2012.
Salon will take place at Arsenal of Arts. Dates will be announced soon.
Program of Salon
The exhibition program of Salon will consist of such blocks as:
- exhibition and fair of the art doll masters, reborners, and also the works of the creative associations, installation of the thematic galleries, exquisite miniatures and dollhouses;
- Bright part of the Salon is an exhibition project "Visiting Teddy", in which the authors present their creative vision of the magic world of Teddy bears and their friends fair;
- exhibition project „The World Dolls”, presented by the diplomatic representatives embassies of different countries, where the works of the well-known masters will be exhibited, which will help the visitors of the Salon to face the culture of the peoples from different countries, to feel their brightness and originality in the kaleidoscope of the World’s Cultural Heritage;
- charitable exhibition project „Star Dolls Do Good!”, within the framework of which prominent personalities of the modern Ukrainian society will present their own works, and also created in cooperation with the well-known masters. „Star Dolls” will help to collect cost during the charity auction for realization of the social, educational programs for children and orphans of Ukraine.
Moreover, during the Salon working program will be held such events as:
- the biggest in the World textile handmade doll will be created in the centre of Kyiv on the Maidan Nezalezhnosty Square;
- the series of thematic lectures and master-clases on decorating and making the doll from acknowledged masters of the doll’s art will be organized.
In the ancient times of the "Princess’ Age", Kyiv was one of the most important centers of creation and exchange of the cultural art and crafts values of different nations of the World. And today it is able to take the important place in unified space of European and World cultural Community.
This year's Salon will take place at central exhibition place of Ukraine - National Center for cultural and business cooperation "Ukrainian House", located in the heart of the capital on the street Khreshchatyk.
A spectacle presence of plenty of representatives of press and television, responses in Ukrainian and international mass-media, is an evidence of involvement the assosiation of this kind of Arts into the world community of artists this Salon will become the exceptional event in the cultural life of Ukraine and the world.
Underlining the Salon’s importance by the special program, in which artists, galleries and creative associations will present the brightest and talented works. We unite in single exhibition space all the best, that is in this genre of Art for today. To create a platform for expansion the circle of communications for authors, restorers and Ukrainian collectors with the colleagues from the different countries of the world, and also education of aesthetically good tastes, expansion of artistic perception of the world of the Ukrainian audience and collectors, popularization of Doll Art in Ukraine and in all East Europe is a main mission of our Event.
There is not analogues to the International Dolls Salon “Kyivska Kazka” (Kyiv Fairy Tale) in Ukraine. Moreover, Salon is one of the largest events in the Eastern Europe, which is devoted to a Art Doll. At the same time, it is the first Ukrainian exhibition of International level, which gives possibility the Ukrainian audience and guests of country to see the extraordinary and various world of Art Doll, feel the magic charge of positive emotions, which is passed through a Handmade Art Doll or Toy.
We invite you to participate in this bright event in International cultural life!