olen

Project Partner
Kyiv

IZOLYATSIA is a cultural platform founded in Donetsk in 2010 and relocated to Kyiv in June 2014 after the military occupation of its premises. IZOLYATSIA has carried out over forty international projects as well as a series of educational and creative initiatives in Eastern Ukraine known as ZMINA; the international residency programme Architecture Ukraine (Mariupol-Kyiv); the exhibition Culture and Conflict: IZOLYATSIA in Exile, at the Palais de Tokyo (Paris), DOX (Prague), and the Heinrich Böll Foundation (Berlin); the #onvacation project at the 56th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia; and the project Letters to the Mayor, in collaboration with Storefront for Art and Architecture (New York). In 2016, IZOLYATSIA participated in the 15th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia with the project Architecture Ukraine—Beyond the Front; presented the exhibition Blue Sky Catastrophe at the Villa Arson (Nice); and carried out the Social Contract project in Kyiv, consisting of an exhibition, public programme, and an artistic intervention at the former site of Lenin’s monument.