Ukraine Rising: Contemporary Creative Culture from Ukraine, published by Gestalten, puts the spotlight on various aspects of modern Ukrainian cultural and art life. The book's powerful photographs and expert essays paint a picture of Ukraine's vibrant and distinctive contemporary creative culture, whose voice cannot be silenced. Written in English, the book is authored by Lucia Bondar, an experienced Ukrainian journalist, author and publisher.
In the last decade, Ukraine has emerged as a hotbed of contemporary creativity, showcasing impressive contributions in fields such as interior design, fashion, architecture, photography, and art. The young Ukrainian creatives blend traditional crafts, materials, and aesthetics with a modern, cosmopolitan outlook.
Ukraine Rising is a book that celebrates the best of contemporary Ukrainian culture through compelling photography and insightful writing. It showcases the work of top creatives and features expert essays that offer a glimpse into the vibrant people, projects, and innovation the country has to offer. This collaboration with Ukrainian publisher Lucia Bondar is a testament to the creative spirit and energy of Ukrainians and a promise for a better future.