Video: ‘Babyn Yar-Dorohozhychi Necropolis’: Results of the International Architectural Ideas Competition

Jury members and partners discuss the results of the competition at a press briefing held in Kyiv on June 21, 2016. The competition was commissioned by the Ukrainian Jewish Encounter and co-sponsored by the National Organizing Committee on the Preparation and Holding of Events in Connection with 75th Anniversary of the Babyn Yar Tragedy; the Paris-based International Union of Architects; the National Union of Architects of Ukraine; the Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance; and the Department for Urban Planning and Architecture of the Kyiv City State Administration.

Competition results are available at

Briefing participants were (from left to right):

Volodymyr Pryimak, Jury Member, Arch-Design Bureau;

Dr. Vladyslav Hrynevych, Jury Member, National Academy of Sciences of Kuras Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies;

Natalia A. Feduschak, Director of Communications, Ukrainian Jewish Encounter;

Dr. Vitaliy Nakhmanovych, Executive Secretary of the Public Committee for the Commemoration of the Victims of Babyn Yar, and Senior Research Scholar at the Museum of Kyiv History;

Dr. Volodymyr Viatrovych, Director, Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance;

Mykhaylo Hershenzon, Jury Member, TAM “Architect Hershenzon”.