On February 18, 2015 the Revolution of Dignity Art Exhibit: Images from Ukraine’s Maidan 2013-2014 was presented to the public at the Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington D.C. The exhibition will be available until March 18, 2015.
The project was co-organized by the Kennan Institute (the Wilson Center), the Embassy of Ukraine in the United States of America, U.S.-Ukraine Business Council, the Fulbright Program and the Modern Art Research Institute of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine.
The exhibition provoked notable interest in the U.S. The attendees of the event included representatives of the academic and business communities, public as well as the U.S. and Ukrainian media.
In his welcome remarks Ambassador of Ukraine to the U.S. Olexander Motsyk paid tribute to the heroes of the “Heavenly Hundred” of Ukraine’s Maidan and those heroes who perished defending Ukraine from Russian aggression, defending the values of democracy and freedom. The Ambassador stressed that Ukraine seeks peaceful settlement as soon as possible. However, Ukraine will continue to defend its sovereignty and despite the heavy pressure from the Kremlin will remain committed to its pro-European course chosen by Ukraine’s people.
In the photo: M.Rojansky, Director, Kennan Institute, welcomes the attendees of the event
For more details on the exhibit, please, visit: http://bit.ly/1AwcSB6