Open Lecture Hall aims to promote meaningful educational initiatives among the diverse audience of New Holland Island and make learning activities accessible and fun. Themes of the lectures are selected to reflect the interests of different ages and groups. It is a free student pass and an opportunity to learn from experts and scholars from a variety of fields in an informal setting.
Free admission. Places are limited: please register in advance. Please keep a safe distance, wear a mask for the duration of the lecture, and stay home if you feel sick.
June 1, 7:30 pm
Project Baltia magazine lectures: Anton Smirnov — Heroes of 20th Century Architectural Engineering
June 3, 7:30 pm
Philosophy lectures: Oksana Goncharko — Can a language be sexist?
June 5, 4 pm
Seance Film Club: Alexey Neymyshev — Digitisation and restoration. Screening of Alexander Sokurov's film Eastern Elegy
June 7, 7:30 pm
Local Studies: Ksenia Godes — The Unbearable Complexity of Being, or a Brawler on Vasilievsky Island
June 8, 7:30 pm
ITMO University lectures: Denis Prokuratov — Why can't museums in the 21st century do without a laser?
June 10, 7:30 pm
Theatre magazine lectures: Yulia Bederova — Music at large. How Contemporary Composers Won Russian Theatre
June 13, 4 pm
Seance Film Club: Natalia Drozd — Debut in cinema. Where to start?
June 14, 7:30 pm
Project Baltia magazine lectures: Ilya Putyatin — Russian Palladio: Nikolai Lvov
June 16, 19:30
Lectures on Academic Music: Nadezhda Markarian — Why do we need a conductor?
June 20, 4 pm
Seance Film Club: Nikolay Khomeriki — 15 years of the Russian new wave and the film 977
June 21, 7:30 pm
Local Studies: Sophia Lurie — Monuments of the Petrogradskaya: Wars of meanings
June 22, 7:30 pm
ITMO University lectures: Olga Remnyova — Science and Technology Art: Artist as An Inventor
June 23, 7:30 pm
Takie Dela lectures: Daria Litvinova, Maria Bobyleva — New ethics: how to live with it and how we are to communicate with each other
June 24, 7:30 pm
Theatre magazine lectures: Alla Shenderova — Why theatre needs media: video, live shooting, VR, AR in modern theatre
June 28, 7:30 pm
Garage Museum of Contemporary Art lectures: Nikita Sazonov — Where do hybrid studies live?
June 29, 7:30 pm
Project Baltia magazine lectures: Mikhail Kopylkov — 100th Anniversary of architect Vasilkovsky