Lviv Society

Ukrainian Snow Sculptors Preparing for Canada

Issue 9, January 2009.
Ukrainian artists Orest Dzyndra (Lviv), Sergiy Klapetura (Vinnitsa) and Petro Romanyk (Kyiv) will all be representing the nation at the February 1-9 Festival of Snow Sculpture in Canada’s Quebec province

New Museum Opens Dedicated to Venerable Lviv Postal Service

Issue 9, January 2009.
On December 12 Lviv’s Bandinelli Palace (Rynok Sqr. 2) saw the official opening of a new museum dedicated to the history of the city’s postal services.

Original Interpretations of Ukrainian Classics

Issue 9, January 2009.
One of the more novel innovations of the 2008-9 Christmas holiday season in Lviv was a performance of modern interpretations of traditional Ukrainian Vertep allegorical theatre pieces by Lviv contemporary theatre actors.

Lemberg INSO Celebrate Ten Years

Issue 9, January 2009.
10th anniversary of the city’s Lemberg International New Symphonic Orchestra

Mr. Gryshko and St. Nicholas

Issue 9, January 2009.
On December 16 Lviv National Opera and Ballet theatre played host to a festive charity event organised by Ukrainian opera legend Volodymyr Gryshko

EBA West Ukraine community celebrates festive season

Issue 9, January 2009.
On December 16 The European Business Association held their final networking event of 2008

Charity arts auction for national memorial church fund

Issue 9, January 2009.
Lviv’s traditional Christmas festivities this year included a charity arts auction organised by students from the Lviv Banking University and entitled “Hope”

Starting a New Lviv Christmas Tradition

Issue 9, January 2009.
One of Lviv’s most cherished art galleries, Green Sofa, launched a new tradition in December 2008 of Christmas exhibitions

Austrian Airlines Celebrates New Year 2009

Issue 9, January 2009.
On December 19 the team from Austrian Airlines held their New Year corporate party at top Lviv nightlife venue Sofia. The event brought together the airline’s West Ukrainian staff as well as partner agencies from across the region.