Russian Café-Gallery Cossachok
10 King Street
Kiev: First Impressions
7th January – 2nd February 2010
Glasgow photographer Robert Burns befriended the Dimitriev family from Kiev while on holiday in Crete during September 2006. On returning to Glasgow he kept in touch with the family by email and decided to spend Christmas on the 7th of January 2007 with the Dimitrievs in Kiev. This visit was the start of a love affair with the city and its people. The Drum (Baraban) Bar and Restaurant near Independence Square, run by Euan MacDonald from Kelvinside became Robertís office where he lunched and planned his daily shooting script.
Winter Fairy Tales
4th February – 3rd March 2010
An exhibition various artists of paintings depicting Russian folk tales and fairy stories on boards, canvas and paper.
Handmade dolls, jewellery and crafts will be displayed.
Music and Images
5th March – 31st March 2010
Music and art go hand in hand and this exhibition features Russian, Armenian, Ukrainian, Georgian. American, French and local artists.