Events by Month

May 2, 2018 Visual Acoustic On May 2, at 6.30 pm, welcome to the screening of the documentary about Julius Shulman, one of the leading architectural photographers of modern American style. The screening will also be an opportunity to talk about architectural photography in Lviv and Ukraine. Read more
May 4, 2018 City Day in Sykhiv On May 4, at 5 pm, to celebrate the City Day, welcome to the event "Near-Far City: Recent Histories of Lviv." It is the presentation of the game set "All Will Be Sykhiv" and an open screening of films about Lviv from the collections of the Urban Media Archive. The event will take place in the Dovzhenko Cultural Educational Center in Sykhiv. Read more
May 8, 2018 Elective Affinities On May 8, at 4 pm, during the Urban Seminar, Robert Pyrah will present his research on the post-1945 identity of Lviv citizens who refer to themselves as Poles, and on the problematical nature of the notion of "ethnic minority" about this group. Read more
May 10, 2018 Play and Learn On May 10-13, during the Children Book Forum, we will present educational projects of the Center based on gamification methods developed jointly with children and students. We will have a shared space to present our approaches and tools and engage participants to design similar games together. Read more
May 14, 2018 Violence and Memory Discussion on Memory about the Catastrophe and Mass Violence in Ukraine, Poland, and Israel Read more
May 16, 2018 European Peripheral Cityscapes On May 16, at 4 pm, during the Urban Seminar, Natalia Mysak will present the concept for the series of essays based on her PhD research. Her study offers the comparison of mass housing in Ukrainian and in Swedish contexts as illustrated by the large scale housing estates of Sykhiv in Lviv and Rosengård in Malmö. Read more
May 17, 2018 Cinematic Visions at Promprylad On May 17, at 7 pm, Ivano-Frankivsk will host a film screening of the traveling series of the Cinematic Visions. It will be part of the MetaLab public program to show and discuss the film "Citizen Jane: Battle for the City." Read more
May 22, 2018 Living Trauma On May 29, at 6.30 pm, Michael Daniel Sagatis will have a lecture on the consequences of the family trauma experience on individual and collective levels, and the impact of competing "memories" and "history" on shaping the individual and national identity. Read more
May 23, 2018 Women in Avant-Garde On May 23, at 6.30 pm, welcome to the lecture by Malgorzata Radkiewicz who will present the Avant-Garde projects of women who used to live in Lviv in the 1920-1930s and were searching for new approaches in art, dance, and photography. Read more
May 30, 2018 Book Arsenal in Kyiv On May 30, we will be happy to see you at Book Arsenal in Kyiv where we are going to present and discuss two new publications: a book "Labour, Exhaustion, and Success: Company Towns of the Donbass" on the history of mono-towns of the region, and a collection of essays written as the output of a summer school "Sykhiv: Spaces, Memories, Practices." Read more