About Kavaleridze.RE:VISION

  • Kavaleridze.RE:VISION project updated and enriched exhibition of Ivan Kavaleridze museum in Kyiv, Ukraine.

  • The project was developed by 17 artists from Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia and Poland during 10 days residence in October 2018.

  • Participants applied innovative digital technologies and new media art on existing material objects, documents and videos from the museum collection, archive and permanent exhibition.

Project mission

Mission

Transformation of Ivan Kavaleridze Museum with innovative digital technologies and New Media Art.

Our partners

Ukrainian Cultural Foundation
Social capital
Locals
Ivan Kavaleridze Museum
Institute for contemporary art
Adam Mickiewicz Institute
Project goals

Kavaleridze.RE:VISION Project Goals

  • management of international residence for artists and researchers of the cultural heritage of Soviet times

  • creation and support of experimental communication programs with visitors of different age groups and professional backgrounds

  • development of mechanics for further expansion of cooperation between museum and other public cultural projects and institutions

Kavaleridze.RE:VISION exhibition

Neon-like lady

Animation

Neon-like lady

None of three versions of the monument of Princess Olga created by Ivan Kavaleridze is displayed in the place near Archangel Michael's Cathedral.

Paweł Żukowski

Paweł Żukowski

Poland

No name objects

Museum fragments, glass and sound

No name objects

All our works are interventions in the space of Kavaleridze Museum, designed to expand the space of exhibition meanings.

Pavel Voynitsky Eugene Rogozin

Pavel Voynitsky, Eugene Rogozin

Belarus

Hopeless

Photos from the archive, embroidery and textiles

Hopeless

Nadejda is a russian word, which means hope. This inspired me.

Anna Jibladze

Anna Jibladze

Georgia

Head in the clouds

Audiovisual installation

Head in the clouds

The history of the monument to Princess Olga is confusing, mysterious and controversial, like the life of the princess.

Olga Salakheyeva

Olga Salakheyeva

Belarus

Identify

Plexiglass, 3D media, screen

Identify

In a modern society, where there is so much diversity, we find ourselves reflecting what we see around us.

Radion Cicic

Radion Cicic

Moldova

Make Olga cool again!

Calligraphy on old wallpaper

Make Olga cool again!

Approaching the work, we should see a reflection of our own.

Radion Cicic

Radion Cicic

Moldova

High five

Relief on wooden panels

High five

The idea was to use materials from soviet era and to turn them in something visually attractive.

Paweł Żukowski

Paweł Żukowski

Poland

Clouds that forever pass through the sky

Mapping video, light art and flashlight

Clouds that forever pass through the sky

We are not able to be completely objective towards the reality that surrounds us, we deform it involuntarily.

Katarzyna Piróg

Katarzyna Piróg

Poland

Recollection

Light art, flashlight and cellophane

Recollection

We often forget what is not in line with our beliefs, and more what we want to believe in or what is important to us.

Katarzyna Piróg

Katarzyna Piróg

Poland

Easy cinema

Video

Easy cinema

The 20th century was a century of changes. And you can track the trace by focusing on a very specific object. Object that represents the paradigm shifts.

Vahram Akimyan

Vahram Akimyan

Armenia

The monument

Documentary video

The monument

The museum atmosphere is striking by its static nature, which resembles sculptures or silent films.

Anastasia Ivanova

Anastasia Ivanova

Ukraine

Contemplating

Audio tracks and anaglyph image from photography

The Contemplating

Every day the sculpture becomes an involuntary observer of thousands of lives, a participant in creative processes and changes.

Zoya Pamirova-Matros

Zoya Pamirova-Matros

Ukraine

Grigory Skovoroda

Video sculpture

Grigory Skovoroda

My work is a kind of formalism in its pure form. The sculptural form via video.

Maksym Khodak

Maksym Khodak

Ukraine

Jedna dola

Silkscreen

Jedna dola

Zuzanna Hertzberg

Zuzanna Hertzberg

Poland

Rebellion forms

Documentary film and collages

Rebellion forms

Interestingly, rebellion is perceived as energy, which must be given a way out.

Sveta Ostrovskaya

Sveta Ostrovskaya

Ukraine

Comrade Kobzar

HD-video, ‘5

Comrade Kobzar

The work explores the constructivist period of Ivan Kavaleridze's 1920s work.

Stanislav Menzelevskyi Elias Parvulesco

Stanislav Menzelevskyi, Elias Parvulesco

Ukraine

Imprisonment of meanings

Performance and media art

Imprisonment of meanings

I wish to rethink the image of a woman, a defender, a warrior, and a state power.

Taisia Melnyk Mykola Marusyk

Taisia Melnyk, Mykola Marusyk

Ukraine

Artists
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Masterpieces
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Trailers from artists

Anastasia Ivanova Facebook

Eugene Rogozin Facebook

Radion Cicic Facebook

Paweł Żukowski Facebook

Sveta Ostrovskaya Facebook

Maksym Khodak Facebook

Public discussions at Kavaleridze.RE:VISION

Gentle decommunization

Reopening of museums

Videos from Kavaleridze.RE:VISION exhibition

Project trailer

Exhibition, part 1

Exhibition, part 2

Exhibition, part 3

Excursion, part 1

Excursion, part 2

Project team

  • Viktoria Danelyan

    Viktoria Danelyan

    Curator

  • Tetyana Tsvilodub

    Tetyana Tsvilodub

    Curator

  • Liudmyla Nychay

    Liudmyla Nychay

    Project manager

  • Olga Spivak

    Olga Spivak

    Scientist

  • Ivan & Vasyl Kostenko

    Ivan & Vasyl Kostenko

    Designers

  • Marta Pogorelova

    Marta Pogorelova

    PR manager

  • Liudmyla Terpyak

    Liudmyla Terpyak

    PR manager, copywriter

  • Pasha Kot

    Pasha Kot

    Photographer

  • Olga Sauh

    Olga Sauh

    Accountant

  • Maryna Lazorenko

    Maryna Lazorenko

    Project assistant

  • Liliya Lukyanova

    Liliya Lukyanova

    Project assistant

  • Vira Pravylo

    Vira Pravylo

    Project assistant

Results

We consider this important step to rethink and formulate a new interpretation of the Soviet cultural heritage, to introduce digital technologies into exposition, to create modern communication for expanding the museum audience.

Cultural heritage

rethinking cultural heritage of Ivan Kavaleridze and providing new interpretations to this cultural heritage

Communications

introduction of digital technologies and display of digitalization, creation of modern communication

New audience

expanding the audience of the museum (age, professionally narrow and general, wide audience, visitors)

Cooperation

development of mechanisms for expanding cooperation with various public cultural projects

Income

introducing the experience of creative industries to increase the museum's income