The funds will support on-site conservation, packing and storing, and even salaries for Ukrainian heritage professionals.
Ukraine’s defense minister called the strikes, which targeted power plants and civilian areas, “war crimes.”
“What does it mean to arrive from a country with a fascist regime?” asks Russian dissident artist Victoria Lomasko.
The mural, painted in Melbourne, has been called “a profound insult” that detracts from “the brutality of the Russian army.”
Aleksey Yudnikov placed a photo of President Putin’s face over his crotch and performed in front of the empty Russian pavilion.
Flown around the world, the banner eliminates the red stripe of Russia’s official flag, thought to symbolize “blood, war, and aggression.”