Exhibition “State of Israel. Ukrainian roots” Was Held in Ismail
Continuing travels to the southern cities of Ukraine, the exhibition team visited Izmail. The exhibition is a project of the Zionist Federation of Ukraine in collaboration with the Kiev Institute of Judaica. The sponsor of the creation is the World Confederation of United Zionists, the sponsor of the presentation is the World Movement Yehud aLeumi.). It consists of twelve posters, each of which illustrates a certain stage in the history of the creation of the state of Israel.
December 8, the presentation of the exhibition. An interesting and dynamic presentation was made by second-year students who are currently obtaining education in the specialty “Oriental Languages and Literature” at Taurida National University. I.V. Vernadsky.
Ishmael is an extremely hospitable city, the spacious area of the Regional Center for National Cultures made it possible to gather a sufficiently large audience. The director of the Regional Center of National Cultures Georgy Chilik magically met the Kiev exhibition group and provided the opportunity for complete creative freedom. And the specialist-organizer of the branch of the Khesed Shaarei Zion Foundation, Irina Batkilina, helped with the coordination of the event.
And, as always, the new location is pushing for new ideas regarding the program of performance. This time, each poster was placed in turn in the center of the exposition during the presentation – thus, the information was easily perceived by a large audience.
The event was attended by people, most of whom perceive the history of the state of Israel as part of a precious shared memory. This perception unites communities and compensates for physical distance by spiritual rapprochement.