NGO "Playing man"
Festival of youth projects «Non Stop Media» is one of the first in Ukraine that focuses on youth art(the first was held in 2003). The history of this festival acknowledges that it quickly reflects on the latest trends of the youth movements, gives a start for young and unknown artists which later will become active leaders of Ukrainian art scene. Festival has the critical look at the world around. NSM - it is a launching pad for young experimental visual art.
An important and intense part of the festival has always been a parallel program - lectures, video screenings, literature, music, films and theater.
In 2014 Non Stop Media gained more and educational function. Traditional festival transformed into a workshop.
The history of this festival acknowledges that it quickly reflects on the latest trends of the youth movements, gives a start for young and unknown artists which later will become active leaders of Ukrainian art scene. For example Nicholay Ridniy , Artem Volokitin, Gamlet Zinkovsky and others who presented their first art projects is on «Non Stop Media» years ago.
Twenty young artists are working for one week with acknowledged masters of contemporary art. They managed not only to create a group project, but also to get the unique experience and new skills. So it was the workshop, which converted to the possibility of transformation and improvement of artistic skills.
In 2016 new transformation are planned.
Creation of platform where young artists can realize themselves.
Workshop for young artists
Exhibition of finalists
Art action – performances, happenings
Lections and master classes
Video Art Shows
Funding requested from Advocate Europe
Items of expenditure per person ( 20 artists) 500 € - materials 100 € - to rent + services agency + utilities + Internet 100 € - DSA Total - € 14 000 Printing, design (poster, catalogue, invitations), text to the catalogue –€ 1 050 Rental of technical equipment (video, audio, etc) – € 200 Organisational and Curatorial Fee - € 1 300 Overhead cost - € 400 Opening – € 400 Items of expenditure per person in Kharkov (15 lectors) 500 € - fare 100 € - rent 500 € - flight