Events by Month

October 3, 2018 In Face of the Shoah On October 3, at 6.30 pm, Taras Martynenko will deliver a lecture about various behavioral patterns of Lviv citizens during the Holocaust in 1941-1944. The researcher will also focus on interpretations of the situation by different groups of people and highlight their local peculiarities. Read more
November 6, 2018 Parallel science? On November 6, at 6.30 pm, Ulrike Huhn will deliver a lecture on the activities of the Jewish Historical-Ethnographic Commission, and its cooperation with the "Sovetish Heymland" journal ("Soviet Homeland"), and the broad context for Jewish Studies in the late Soviet Union. Read more
November 8, 2018 (Un)Official Memory On November 8, at 6 pm, the "Territory of Terror" museum hosts a lecture by Iryna Sklokina on the restrictions and possibilities of talking about the Holocaust in the USSR, not only in Kyiv or Minsk but also locally. Also, a historian will be talking about broader opportunities of individual and group activities, resistance, and "creative adaptation" in the authoritarian and repressive society. Read more
October 18, 2018 Architecture. Community. Time On October 18, at 6.30 pm, welcome to the URBAN library to attend the presentation of the 11th issue of the "5.6" magazine on photography. The new issue will be about relations between community, developers, and architects. Oleksiy Bykov, an architect and photographer, will be presenting. Read more
October 19, 2018 Phototecture of Modernism On October 19, there will be the second module of the workshop on architectural photography focused on the architecture of Soviet Modernism in Lviv. Jointly with the tutors, the workshop participants will work on the format of public representation of their photo projects they have developed since July. Read more
October 19, 2018 Home Movie Day From October 8 to 12, welcome to bring your home videos for free of charge digitalization, made on 8 mm and 16 mm cinefilms, under the Open Days at Urban Media Archive. On October 19, at 6 pm, welcome to the presentation and screening of this year digitized home movies. Read more
October 24, 2018 November Days in 1918 in Experiences of Women On October 24, at 6.30 pm, welcome to attend the lecture by Maryana Baydak on various female experiences of treating and using urban space and solutions to everyday problems in November 1918. It will be an attempt to understand feelings of women who found themselves in an "enclosed" space of their apartments in Lviv, the city saturated with anxiety and insecurity. Read more