ЗУСТРIЧ event calender: April


After our first very successful meeting in MdBK we offer to continue our get-together for networking and exchange on the weekly basis. Сultural workers from Ukraine, Russia, and Belarus are welcome to share their needs and impressions with cultural institutions and workers from Leipzig. Please, feel free to join our meeting in Зустрiч on Wednesdays from 15:00 to 17:00.

Series of readings “Behind the Text: self-colonization”

We are beginning the series of readings “Behind the Text: self-colonization”. Here we offer to read texts,  which problematize colonial relationship of Ukraine. M. Khvileva “Ukraine or Malorossia?”, Address of I.Dzubi at Babiy Yar in 1966. The readings and discussions are held by Katia Badianova an art historian and a member of a curatorial collective Khudrada and a co-founder of a Method Fund in Kiev and Lada Nakonechna an artist, a member of a R.E.P. collective, a member of  a curatorial collective Khudrada and a co-founder of a Method Fund in Kiev.

Method Fund

The readings will take place on Thursdays at 15:00, starting with the 14th of April.

  • 14.04.22 – 15:00 – 16:30
  • 21.04.22 – 15:00 – 16:30
  • 28.04.22 – 15:00 – 16:30

German course for beginners

On Tuesdays we offer German course for the beginners. We propose you to train your German A1-level in the relaxed atmosphere. Lessons will be lead by a German teacher Caleb Kurowski.

German lessons start on the 19th of April.

  • 19.04.22 – 15:00 – 16-30
  • 26.04.22 – 15:00 – 16-30
  • 03.05.22 – 15:00 – 16-30
  • 10.05.22 –  15:00 – 16-30
  • 17.05.22  – 15:00 – 16-30
  • 24.05.22 –  15:00 – 16-30
  • 31.05.22  – 15:00 – 16-30

Consultations on CV-review and application process

Elizabeth Gerdeman is an artist and researcher originally from the USA, though living and working in Leipzig offers help with your application process and CV editing.

The first meeting will take place on Friday 8th of April from 15:00 to 17:00.

Language – English.

Clothes exchange/swаp

We offer you to bring some good quality clothes that you do not use and offer them to the artists and cultural workers who arrived in Leipzig. Clothes that will not be chosen need to be taken back home.

Saturday 16.04.22 from 13:00 – 15:00