DISCOVER JAM FACTORY ART CENTER
Jam Factory Art Center is a contemporary art institution in Lviv that organizes exhibitions, theater, music, educational and community-oriented projects. The institution is located on the territory of the former Josef Kronik and Son spirits factory, where jams were made in Soviet times. The territory of the art center stretches between three streets – Bohdana Khmelnytskoho, Mekhanichna, and Novoznesenska, and its area is 3410 square meters.
November 18th 2023 – March 10th 2024
- Mon – a day off
- Tue-Fri 12:00-20:00
- Sat-Sun 11:00-20:00
- Entry: Exhibition Foyer
- Full ticket price – 150 UAH
- Reduced price – 75 UAH (for schoolchildren, students, older adults)
- Free – for children under seven years old, people with disabilities, veterans, military personnel, and students of the Academies of Arts and Trush College.
- Tuesday is a free day for older adults.
- Tickets are available in the exhibition foyer.
- Admission free
SCHEDULE OF THE JAM CAFE AND JAM BAR
- Jam Cafe 12:00-22:00
- Jam Bar 15:00-22:00
Lviv City, Pidzamche district
The main entrance – 124 Bohdana Khmelnytskoho St.
Entrance to the parking lot – 5 Novoznesenska St.
AIR Space and Novo 1 – 5 Mekhanichna St.
Art Center`s Map
Art Center`s Map
The exhibition hall, together with the exhibition halls in the basement, is located in the revitalized space of the former “Joseph Kronik and Son” factory where the main exhibition of the Art Center, “Our Years, Our Words, Our Losses, Our Searches, Our Us” is displayed. Entrance to the hall is through the exhibition foyer of the Art Center.
The neo-gothic tower was built in the 1910s and has a total of four floors. The Jam Shop will be located on the first floor, and a historical exhibition about the Znesinnia district, the Kronik family and production in Soviet times will be located on the second floor. On the third floor, there will be a Jam Bar and a summer terrace with a view of the High Castle.
The auditorium is a space in a black cube that extends from the tower and contains a stage for performative arts.
Jam Cafe and Bar
Jam Bar is a bar in partnership with the 23.restorany chain on the third floor of an ancient tower with a summer terrace.
Air Space (artist-in-residence-space) is a multidisciplinary space that combines an art workshop for residences with a cozy courtyard for meetings and communication, located at the address 5 Mekhanichna St. Exhibitions, rehearsals, workshops, lectures, discussions, and film screenings take place here. The opening of AIR Space happened in 2020.
AIR Space interior
Lecture in AIR Space
Novo 1 has sufficient space and technical support for various events: theater performances, film screenings, lectures, etc. In the basement of the space, there is a shelter, which the residents of the Pidzamche district actively use. In the Soviet period, the building was used as a warehouse for a perfume factory.
- Being in the Art Center while under the influence of alcohol or drugs is prohibited. Visitors who violate the established order will be forced to leave the territory of the Art Center.
- During an air raid alarm, you must use the shelters of the Art Center.
The ground territory of the Art Center, the exhibition hall, and the cafe are accessible for wheelchair users. Unfortunately, the historical tower could not be reconstructed due to its status as an architectural monument.