Exhibition Dolls Podium

Company Ukrainian Podium within the framework of the exhibition HANDMADE-Expo has launched an international exhibition of Handmade Art Dolls. The exhibition will take place on March 6-9, 2019.

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

DOLLS PODIUM consists of the following projects:

– Doll Exhibition and Competition Dolls Queen – organizer Ukrainian Podium.

– Author’s doll project Ethno Doll – organizers: Halyna Diuhovska and company Ukrainian Podium.

– Author’s project Puppet Wonder – organizers: Anastasiia Katsan and company Ukrainian Podium.


Grand prix – 2 sq.m. stand at the next exhibition HANDMADE-Expo.

The winners of the Competition Dolls Queen in the nominations by choice of the jury will get diplomas.

All exhibitors will get diplomas of participants.

Participation in the Competition Dolls Queen is free

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

The sections of the competition program of DOLLS PODIUM

  • Debut works
  • Works of masters

Nominations of the competition

  • Portrait doll
  • Fantasy
  • Textile doll
  •  Folk doll

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 January 25 to February 25.
The Jury will decide on the exhibiting of the doll within 5 working days.
After confirmation of your participation, the selected doll will be exhibited at DOLLS PODIUM Podium to the jury, visitors. Date of transferring of dolls to the organizers is agreed individually. Return of dolls is carried out only after the ending of the Exhibition.

Participation in the Competition Dolls Queen is free for those who have been selected by the jury. In other cases to exhibit in the DOLLS PODIUM you have to get a stand on the general principles of the exhibition HANDMADE-Expo.

Jury members of the DOLLS PODIUM:


  • Halyna Diuhovska – member of the National Unions of Artists, Designers, Journalists of Ukraine, curator and organizer of the Ethno Doll project  and other artistic events.
  • Anastasiia Katsan – artist, curator of the Puppet Wonder project.
  • Iryna Naumova – 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 UAHA and GDS.

March 8 from 15-00 – celebrations and the opportunity to communicate with all the members of the jury.

For participation, fill in the application form http://handmade-expo.com.ua/

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