On the 31st of October, the CHICAGO Central House turned into a real performance art.
Photo Kyiv Fair 2018 organizers invited guests in order to open the second annual photo fair. More than 500 hundred photos of Ukrainian and foreign galleries, including Barcelona Valid Foto BCN Gallery and Paris Karavan Gallery, were presented on two floors.
“From the very beginning we projected the CHICAGO Central House as a piece of art. We are proud to have an opportunity to host the second Photo Kyiv Fair on its territory, – noted CEO of the SAGA Development Andriy Varvych. – This is the brightest event of a modern digital art and we believe that its holding will become a powerful trigger of a visual culture development in Ukraine.”
This evening the guests had a possibility not only to familiarize with the works of the modern artists but also to communicate with the authors of the pictures and to see rare photos from private collections. In addition to gallery section, a separate zone of photo books and section of the Ukrainian art publications was presented in the CHICAGO Central House.
The second Photo Kyiv Fair 2018 will become a real broad-scale photo event. Four days of an eventful educational program from the art and art business experts from Ukraine, Switzerland, France and Netherlands lie ahead of the visitors. Today, an art director of the annual Paris photo festival La Quatrième Image Raed Bawayah will give a lecture and Ukrainian photographer Volodymyr and Katya Selezniov will tell about their project Present Indefinite.
The award ceremony for the winners of the Bird In Flight Prize competition “For Spirit of Innovation in Creation of Photo History” will take place at the end of the first day of the fair.
The fair will work from 12.00 a.m. till 08.00 p.m., on Saturday – till 10.00 p.m., on Sunday – till 06.00 p.m.