Russian-American History Month

in New York State (April 2021)

Memorializing Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim April 2018, as Russian American History Month in the State of New York


February 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

New York Celebrates the Fifth Russian American History Month

Backed by a coalition of some 50 organizations, Olga Zatsepina, president of RACH-C, (The Russian American Cultural Heritage Center Inc.) and Chair of the Russian American History Month Coalition, appealed … Continue reading

May 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dreamworlds and Catastrophes

March 12 – July 31
Zimmerli Art Museum

The exhibition examines the engagement of Soviet nonconformist artists with science, technology, mathematics, communications, and design at the height of the Cold War. «More»
Exhibition Celebration on April 14 at 4pm

February 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

What Remains

March 18 – May 9
Narthex Gallery @ St. Peter’s Church

Addressing themes of loss & memory, artists Asya Dodina & Slava Polishchuk started this series after witnessing the destructive power of Hurricane Sandy. Opening reception April 7, 6-9pm. «More»

February 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Masterpieces of the 20th Century: Russian Realist Tradition

March 19-September 25
The Museum of Russian Art, Main and Mezzanine Galleries (Minneapolis)

Masterpieces of the 20th Century: Russian Realist Tradition, sixty superb works by prominent Soviet artists of the post-WWII period «More»

February 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dawn of Manned Space Exploration

March 21 – May 20
Harriman Institute Atrium

An exhibit of photographs by notable Russian photographer Leonid Lazarev, presented by the Kolodzei Art Foundation

Opening reception on Monday, March 21 at 6pm


February 8, 2016 · 1 Comment

Odessa / Оде́сса: Babel, Ladyzhensky, and the Soul of the City

March 27 – November 13
Yeshiva University Museum

This exhibition pairs two Odessans, both feature their hometown in their work and interpret the broader world through an Odessan lens. «More»

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art show of Ilona Zabolotna

April 1- April 29
Upstate Artist Guild Gallery

Art show with paintings by Ukrainian-American artist Ilona Zabolotna. «More»

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Meet and Greet

April 3 @ 6:30pm

Meet the celebrated Russian TV Show Hostess, Elena Hanga, in person to share experiences,discuss ideas and answer questions. «More»

Presented by the NAME

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Roberto De Biasio Benefit Concert

April 3 @ 4 p.m.
St. Frances Cabrini Shrine

Roberto De Biasio, Metropolitan Opera Tenor and concert Pianist Maxim Anikushin is known for his generous support of music at Cabrini Shrine. «More»

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Tour of “Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia” (Cathedral of Our Lady of the Sign)

April 8 @ 6:30 PM
The tour will be in English & Russian. «More»

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Russian Story Time

April 9 @ 10:30 AM
Battery Park City Public Library

Children (ages 0 to 5) from all backgrounds can get acquainted with some of the most popular Russian stories and music in an interactive setting. «More»

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Intermission: behind closed curtains…

April 9th @ 7pm
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Natalia Newman’s Salon: Cellist Mikhail Istomin and Pianist Eugene Sirotkine play a selection of music by Mendelssohn, Handel, Brahms, Chopin and Rachmaninov. Wine and hors d’oeuvres at 6pm. «More»

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

RACH-C 10th Children’s Festival of Russian Culture in NY

April 11 – April 24

This 10th anniversary Festival will be celebrated with exhibitions and children’s concerts. «More»

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Alex Soldier: Objet D’Art

April 11 to April 20

Meet the artist and enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while previewing his latest collection of extraordinary jewels and objets d’art «More»

February 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Yuri’s Night

April 12
A series of parties around the word celebrating humanity and its accomplishments in space with the unifying theme of the anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s 55 years ago launch. «More

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

“Dreamworlds and Catastrophes” Reception

April 14 @ 4PM
Zimmerli Art Museum

Celebrating the opening of the Dreamworlds and Catastrophes exhibition. Including a curator-led tour, and two guest lectures on American and Soviet Cold War art and politics.«More»

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Reception at the Consulate General of the Russian Federation in NYC

April 14
The Russian Consulate

By Invitation Only Reception dedicated to Russian-American History Month in New York State «More»

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment


April 15 – May 14
Salomon Arts Gallery

Art Cosmos is an exhibition dedicated to 55th anniversary of first manned flight into space by Yuri Gagarin. ArtCosmos will feature internationally known artist from USA, Europe and Russia. «More»

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Totalnyi Dictant

April 16 @ 4 PM
Roslyn, New York

Цель Тотального диктанта – заставить людей задуматься, насколько они грамотны, и привить желание эту грамотность повышать. «More»

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Russian Triumph Abroad

April 18 @ 6PM
NYU Jordan Center

A screening of a documentary focused on the life of Alexander Poniatoff, a Russian engineer who arrived in the US in the late 1920s from Shanghai and founded his own firm, AMPEX, in the 1940s. «More»

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unbearably Long Embraces

April 21 @ 7PM

Wine reception and staged reading of UNBEARABLY LONG EMBRACES by celebrated Russian playwright Ivan Viripaev, translated by Cazimir Liske. «More»

February 7, 2016 · Leave a comment


April 21, 7-9pm
St. Petersburg Global Trade House

Presentation of the new collection from Kira Koktysh Jewelry New York «More»

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“Such an Unsafe Throne”

April 25 @ 6PM
New York City

Spanning 80 years, from 1839 to the murder of the Romanovs, historian and best-selling author Helen Rappaport will explore the British Royal family’s ever-changing relationship with Russia. This lecture is followed by a reception and book-signing. «More»

February 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Two Faces of Nikolai Erdman

April 28 @ 6:30 PM
New York Public Library

Irina Volkovich will talk about the famous Soviet dramatist, poet, and screenwriter Nikolai Erdman (1900-1970), who suffered greatly for his talent. «More»

February 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet WWII veterans

May 3 @ 7PM
St. Nicholas Cathedral

Meeting with participants of the war is a unique opportunity to learn about a great victory with those who have personally experienced this war.

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Russian Story Time

May 7 @ 10:30 am
Battery Park City Public Library

Introduce children ages 0-5 years to Russian language through stories, songs, and music. Presented by Olga Petakov and Olga Randolph. (More)

February 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

Immortal Regiment rally

May 7 @ 2 PM
New York

The Immortal Regiment is an international public rally, held annually since 2012 to commemorate the veterans of the greatest global catastrophe in the history of mankind – World War II. (More)

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Celebrate the Victory Day

May 8 @ 10 am
Pine Bush, New York

Liturgy, field kitchen, pick-nick, historical displays, lectures and shows, victory day concert. «More»

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

History Tour of the St. Nicholas Cathedral

May 10
St. Nicholas Cathedral

Fr. Alexander Golubov, former Academic Dean of St. Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary in Pennsylvania , gives a tour on the buildings history and architectural innovations. «More»

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Russian Nobility Ball 2016

May 13
The Hotel Pierre, New York

The Russian Nobility Association in America will celebrate its thirty-seventh annual Spring ball and its eighty-third year in 2016. «More»

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

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