How it all began…

How it all began…

In the early 1980s, a collection of dreamers, of Ukrainian origin, met in Tallinn. Most of them studied at EKA: Viktor Šolomii, Andrii Stasevskii, Ivan Zubaka, Volodymyr Matijko, Volodymyr Makarenko, Volodymyr Gamal and others. Together, we journeyed to the Leningrad...
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Looking for that Unique Christmas Card? Want to Get it Personalized? Then look no further than Labora Workshops! Labora’s master calligrapher Tatiana Iakovleva will be in residence at Labora’s Shop on Vene 18 in Tallinn’s Old Town for two weeks from Monday, December...
A new Poetics of Endangered Species!

A new Poetics of Endangered Species!

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, Tallinn’s Ukrainian Cultural Center and its Labora Workshops presented their new book known as the Poetics of Endangered Species to honor Estonia on her 100th anniversary and to celebrate the diverse beauty of her flora and fauna. To...
Watch us at work!

Watch us at work!

The Story of the Seven Heavenly Virtues & the Seven Deadly Sins We are pleased to announce that our six-year effort to build a Mechanical Morality Theater at the Ukrainian Cultural Center to help tell the Story of the Seven Heavenly Virtues and the Seven Deadly...
Get Medieval!

Get Medieval!

Get Medieval! Please join us on Town Hall Square to help celebrate Old Town Tallinn’s Medieval Days from 12 noon until 4 PM – starting on Thursday, July 5th and ending on Sunday, July 8th! For those of you who may have problems with your lettering or your writing, our...
New Calligraphy Exhibit Now Open!

New Calligraphy Exhibit Now Open!

Come visit our ARS LITTERA 2018 exhibit! For those of you who missed our grand opening, you will still be able to visit our exhibit from Sunday, June 3rd until Monday, July 2nd, 2018 as Grusbeke Tower will be open every day from 12 Noon to 2 PM. The opening featured a...
A Brush with Silence

A Brush with Silence

A Brush with Silence is a meditation in calligraphy and silence. It has been conceived to bring together calligraphers from many different cultures in the silent intensity of their writing. Working together in one large, darkened space, the calligraphers manifest...

Museum Night!

Join us on May 19 — Museum Night! Join our Ukrainian Cultural Center staff for an exciting activity-filled evening! Be sure to bring your entire family as there will be activities for everyone to do from learning about something new … to making something...
A New Poetics of Endangered Species!

A New Poetics of Endangered Species!

Towards a New Poetics of Endangered Species! We have some great news! We just launched a crowd-funding campaign to publish a new and expanded facsimile edition of the Poetics of Endangered Species: Estonia. After working on a number of different books over the...
We’re looking for a new volunteer!

We’re looking for a new volunteer!

What is EVS? European Voluntary Service  is a program which allows you to volunteer for an organization in Europe where you can put your skills to use and develop them further! You can build your competencies through non-formal learning, experience living in a foreign...