I invite you to participate in the first All-Ukrainian exhibition of metal in the conceptual art under the name Time. State. Rock.
The exhibition is scheduled for May – August 2012 and is to take place in the most prestigious exposition hall in Ukraine – the M-17 Centre of Modern Art in Kiev. Important people of the country and representatives of the leading periodicals and TV channels will be invited to the opening ceremony. The exhibition will be visited by sponsors, collectors, owners of galleries and museums.
The Time. State. Rock. Exhibition will meet all the world level requirements. That’s why all the works will be chosen by the jury at the sketch stage. The range of works can include floor-standing sculptures, miniatures, wall and hanging pictures.
It is the first exhibition of such scale in Ukraine and it aims to show the creative potential of modern blacksmiths and metal designers.
The organizing committee of the Time. State. Rock. Exhibition:
Victor Burduk (Donetsk) – the Honoured Worker of Arts of Ukraine, the director of the Forged Figures Park project;
Aleksey Rogotchenko (Kiev) – the Honoured Worker of Arts of Ukraine, the candidate of Study of Art, the supervisor of the Venetian Biennale №54 national project;
Ruslan Tarabukin (Kiev) – the Honoured Worker of Arts of Ukraine, the director of the M-17 Centre of Modern Art;
Aleksey Titarenko (Kiev) – the supervisor of the Venetian Biennale №51 national project;
Oleg Ban’kovskiy (Lvov) – the Honoured Artist of Ukraine, the docent of the decorative metal department of the Lvov Academy of Arts;
Sergey Polubot’ko (Ivano-Frankovsk) – the Honoured Artist of Ukraine;
Oleg Krivoruchenko (Simferopol) – the chairman of the Elders’ quorum of the Crimea Blacksmiths Guild – the Heirs of Svarog, the board member of the Chamber of Craftsmen of the Crimea.
The exhibition supervisor: Aleksey Rogotchenko.
The exhibition commissioner: Viktor Burduk.
Please, send the sketches to this address – firstname.lastname@example.org
Chairman of the Union of Masters of Blacksmiths Art in Ukraine, chairman of the Donbass Blacksmiths Guild Victor Burduk