Exhibition Dolls Podium

Company Ukrainian Podium within the framework of the exhibition HANDMADE-Expo holds the second International exhibition DOLLS PODIUM. The exhibition will take place on September 25-28, 2019.

The founder of the event – Alla Putyntseva director of the company Ukrainian Podium.

DOLLS PODIUM consists of the following projects:

  • Doll Exhibition
  • Competition Dolls Queen
  • Presentation of puppet projects
  • Presentation of works by Vasily Singayevsky, who won the Grand Prix of the 1st competition
  • Exhibition of collectible Teddy
  • Competition Teddy King of the Bear


Grand prix – 2 sq.m. stand at the next exhibition HANDMADE-Expo or showcase for personalized exposure.

Audience award – a place in the showcase for a presentation within the framework of the DOLLS PODIUM.

The jury prize for creativity – a place in the showcase for a presentation within the framework of the DOLLS PODIUM.

Prizes in nominations: 1st place – a cup and a special diploma, 2nd place and 3rd special diplomas.

All exhibitors will get diplomas of participants.

The cost of participation in the competition of one author - 300 UAH.

Participate no more than 2 works by one author. The selection of works conducts the jury.

The sections and nominations of the competition program of DOLLS PODIUM:

The sections of the competition program of DOLLS PODIUM

  • Debut works (masters who make dolls up to a year and have not been exhibited)
  • Works of masters

Nominations of the competition

  • Portrait doll
  • Portrait textile doll
  • Fantasy
  • Interior doll
  • Textile doll
  •  Folk doll
  • Teddy Bears

Procedure of participation:

For pre-selection the authors have to send photos of dolls and a completed questionnaire on dollspodium@gmail.com. Works for pre-selection are accepted from May 11 to September 11.
The Jury will decide on the exhibiting of the doll within 5 working days.
One author can submit to the jury an unlimited number of papers. From one author can take a maximum of two works. It is necessary to attach a full-length photo of the doll to the questionnaire, in addition, a photo of details: head, arms, legs, clothes.

After confirming your participation, the doll that has passed the selection will be shown in the contest Doll Queen to visitors and the jury. The days of the transfer of dolls to the organizers are individually coordinated. Return of dolls is carried out only at the end of the exhibition.

The registration fee for the participants who passed to the final – 300 UAH (regardless of the number of dolls).

Please note that competitive dolls, in agreement with the author, can be sold at the exhibition.

For out-of-competition participation of the DOLLS PODIUM exhibition, you can order a stand, a showcase or a podium on a general basis. Participation conditions on the link >>.

Jury members of the DOLLS PODIUM:


  • Iryna Naumova – curator of the exhibition, doll artist, Athena Award Cub GDS jury prize winner for the best author’s doll 2018. More than 30 world awards winner, a member of GDS.
  • Halyna Diuhovska – member of the National Unions of Artists, Designers, Journalists of Ukraine, curator and organizer other artistic events.
  • Olga Marino – Honored Artist of Ukraine, a member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine.

The spring exhibition collected the best works of puppet masters of Ukraine. At the DOLLS PODIUM were presented works awarded with international diplomas and cups, expositions of our jury and art projects. More than 80 dolls participated in it, including from Poland and France.

Post address: dollspodium@gmail.com

Phone: (050) 351-27-11 (+Telegram),

(093) 387-70-41 (+Viber) –  Kobeleva Olga

If you want to exhibit at the fair you can order a stand on the common grounds of the exhibition HANDMADE-Expo, to order stand

Contest results

Grand Prix of the contest Puppet Queen Spring 2019

Singayevsky Vasily  «Billiard»

Material wood

Debut doll

Kozlova Tatiana «Song»

Material La Doll

Textile doll

Isaenko Elena «Yanochka»


Fantasy doll

Zaykovskaya Natalya «Leprechaun»

Material LivingDoll

Portrait doll

Zaykovskaya Natalya «Taras Bulba»

Material LivingDoll

Interior doll

Goncharenko Tatiana «Pierrot»

Material LADOLL

Folk doll

Belykh Tatyana «Prayer»