On May 11, 2018, a joint international project of the museum with the Association of Professional Artists of Israel and the Ukrainian-Israeli Center for Education, Science and Culture (UKRIS) was held in the Mykolayiv Regional Art Museum. Project “The Land of Israel and V.V. Vereshchagin “, included a publication of the catalogue of the collection of paintings handed over by Israeli artists as a gift to the museum. Among the transmitted works are portraits of our contemporaries, traditional images reflecting the peculiarities of the national character of the Jews, works of ethnographic character, landscape landscapes, kindred works that give an idea of the monuments of architecture and places of religious pilgrimages. At the presentation of the guests introduced with the triptych A. Ostrytsky “Vasily Vereshchagin. The Excitement of eternity “and the catalogue that was published by UKRIS. The initiator of the action and the grantor of works were present and speakers – Dr Galina Podolskaya and a representative of the Mykolayiv Union of Jewish Culture – Romanenko Galina.