Russian illegal prison on IZOLYATSIA premises has been operational for 10 years.

Showcase: Learning as a Game

November 14, at 7 PM, there is a Showcase: Learning as a Game as part of the public programme of the Interactive Playground exhibition by WRO Center for Media Art

The showcase format allows various alternative sites and institutions to present their projects and share their experiences with a broader audience. This time, the event is dedicated to the game - perhaps the most effective method of education. The game format activates creative thinking and engages everyone to active interaction. After the presentation, there's a question-answer session, where the audience will be able to ask their questions to the participants. The event is aimed at developing relationships in the field of education, sharing experience and knowledge, as well as promoting the spread of experimental gaming techniques in the educational system.

  • Moderator is Diana Dayub, EdEra Project Manager.
  • EdEra is an online education studio that creates free online courses, online tutorials, educational special projects and methods for integrating modern solutions into the traditional educational process.
  • Bogdan Velgan is a co-founder of Інша Освіта and a co-founder of the educational game "Life as a Project," a member of the coaching group Інша Освіта.
  • Alevtina Kakhidze is an artist, laureate of the Kazimir Malevich Artistic Award, the UNDP tolerance envoy in Ukraine, the author of the project “З дітьми про громадянство людей, рослин і тварин.”
  • Olga Shishlova is a psychologist, art therapist, board member of the Charity Foundation “асоціація батьків дітей з аутизмом," an author and teacher of the educational programs “ArtFriends” and “Workshop of Opportunities” for children and teenagers with special needs in the PinchukArtCentre.

November 14, 7:00 PM
IZONE, 4th Floor, Studio 1
Places are limited so, please, fill in the registration form

Interactive Playground is a research project focusing on a profound study of non-formal education in a museum environment and assessing the exposition layouts that engage the widest audience to the investigation of contemporary art. The project in Kiev concludes with the opening of a media art exhibition for children and their parents. Polish artists from WRO Center for Media Art Foundation develops Interactive Playground that is presented in Kyiv in partnership with IZOLYATSIA. The exhibition, created by the WRO team in 2008, marks this year's tenth anniversary: ​​over three hundred thousand people visited it around three continents.

The project is implemented under the Culture Bridges Programme. Culture Bridges is funded by the EU and managed by the British Council in partnership with the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) network in Ukraine. Co-funded by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland. Co-funded by the Wrocław Municipality. Animation program partner is UkrAnimaFilm.