Earlier, the council was headed by Maryna Poroshenko.
President Vladimir Zelensky appointed his wife Elena to the council on the development of the Mystetsky Arsenal complex. This is stated in the relevant decree of the president.
Thus, the president approved the new composition of the council, repealing the previous decree. The Council is headed by Minister of Culture Vladimir Borodyansky. In total, the council has 16 members, among which, in particular, the current gender director of the Arsenal Olesya Ostrovskaya-Lyutaya (secretary of the council), artist Alexander Roitburd, deputy prime minister for European and Euro-Atlantic integration Dmitry Kuleba, adviser to the president and deputy of the Servant of the People faction Geo Leros.
Earlier, the spouse of the fifth president, Petro Poroshenko, was the co-chair of the council; he appointed her in 2016.