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    Animal Portraits from Ukrainian Photographer Sergey Polyushko

    Sergey Polyushko is an professional photographer currently based in Kiev, Ukraine. Sergey shoots a lot of nature, landscape, architecture and animal photography. Whether he’s snapping photos of domesticated cats, dogs, or wild horses, squirrels and other animals Polyushko is able to take a photo that not only tells a story but captures his subjects characteristics […]

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    20 Amazing Pysanka Designs

    The colorful art of decorating EASTER EGGS, or PYSANKY, has been a Ukrainian tradition for over ten centuries. Growing up Ukrainian meant that Easter would bring the traditions of hot beeswax and food coloring combined to paint a beautiful work of art on an egg. Below is a collection of some great designs, all hand […]

  • Meet Ukraine’s “Invisible battalion” of women

    Brave beauty. Twelve fearless women are depicted on a Ukrainian calendar for 2016. However, they represent a much larger group of Ukrainian female soldiers, whose service is usually left unnoticed. These women deserve to be called brave not only because they actually participate in the war in eastern Ukraine. They also fight on the invisible front of stereotypes, […]

  • Ukraine’s House of Trade Unions Redesigned

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    The Trade Unions Building in Kyiv was at the forefront of the revolution in Ukraine last year. During the events that unfolded in Independence square, the building was burned and badly damaged. Currently it stands borded up and covered as the plan for a new look unfolds. The ‘Kyiv-Project‘ has remained what the Trade Unions […]

  • Postcards from Pripyat, Chernobyl

    Chernobyl has been a vacant city for over 30 years. It’s one of the most dangerous places on Earth due to the high levels of radiation that still come from it. That doesn’t stop people from visiting the deserted city of Pripyat, where nature is beginning to take over. The video above, shot by Danny […]

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    25 Iconic Entertainment Images ‘Ukrainian-ized’

    Anton Chistol, a 16 year old from Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine created a forum online where he asked people to post famous images from movies and TV with a Ukrainian theme. Little did he know the idea would take off and hundreds of photos have been submitted. From Star Wars to X-Files, here is a collection of […]

  • Prypyat Mon Amour

    ‘Prypyat mon Amour‘ is a photography project of self-portraits by Alina Rudya documenting her trip back home to Prypyat, Ukraine after 28 years. Alina was born in here and was evacuated in 1986 when the nuclear meltdown occurred in Chernobyl. Below is her description of the exhibit, and the rest follows.