Jewish Heritage Europe

In Fading Light: Jewish Traces in the East of Europe

September 29, 2019 @ 11:00 – 19:00
Tryptych Gallery
Andriivs'kyi descent
34, Kyiv, Ukraine
In Fading Light: Jewish Traces in the East of Europe @ Tryptych Gallery | Kyiv | Ukraine

Kyiv fine art gallery Triptych: Global Arts Workshop with the support of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Kyiv presents ‘IN FADING LIGHT: Jewish Traces in the East of Europe’.

Photographs by Christian Herrmann

🔸The exhibition will be on display 26th September to 9th October 2019, Mon-Sat 11.00-19.00.
🔸Sunday closed.
🔸Entrance is free.
🔸Private view: Thursday 26th September at 19.00.
🔸Artist Talk: Saturday 29th September at 17.30.

This exhibition is part of a wider programme of events commemorating the Babyn Yar massacre (29-30th September 1941). It presents for the first time 14 photographs of Jewish heritage sites taken during the photographer’s travels in Ukraine and Belarus in 2018 and 2019: synagogues, batei midrash, private houses, and cemeteries, some ruined or abandoned, others repurposed.