Participant Profile

Olena Honcharuk


Olena Honcharuk is the acting general director of the Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre, the Ukrainian state film archive. The organization is a center for film conservation, a research and presenting institution, a film museum, mediatheque, and art cluster all under the same roof.

Olena began at Dovzhenko Centre as exhibition manager, then later joined the creation of the Film Museum and lately became its leader. Her museum career began in 2013 in museum communications at the National Art Museum of Ukraine. Olena firmly believes that the voice of cultural and liberal institutions should be more audible, more powerful to shape and support values, thus contributing to society’s development.