Publications, Events, Awards


Jan. – “To Ukraine with Love”  Exhibit in Chervonohrad, Ukraine


Dec. – “ To Ukraine with Love” Exhibit in Chervonohrad, Ukraine

Nov. – “To Ukraine with Love” Exhibit in Lviv, Ukraineat the   Ukrainian National Museum

Oct. – “To Ukraine with Love ” Exhibit in  Kyiv, at the Ukraine  National University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy

Feb. – “To Ukraine with Love” Exhibit in Chicago, IL USA at the Ukrainian National Museum

Feb. – “Ukrainian language as we see it on the streets of Lviv” Sponsored by the International Institute Of Education and Culture at the Polytechnical Univeristy of Lviv, Lviv Ukraine. Photo Exhibit and Round table discussion

March –  ” The Beautuy of Ukraine” Photo exhibit , La Grange Public Library, La Grange, IL USA

Publication of a Calendar for 2010/ Photos of Ukraine

June – Recipient of the Golden Medal from the International Institute Of Education and Culture at the Polytechnical University of Lviv, Lviv Ukraine .

June – “New Ukrainian Language”  Exhibit at the Polytechnical Institute, Lviv, Ukraine


Fall “The New Ukrainian Language seen through photography” Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago, Il.


*Ten photographs were featured in a compendium “Ukrainska Svitlyna”. This book featured the works of 22 Ukrainian professional and amateur photographers. 2006-2005


Conscience Calls

Conscience Calls

“Conscience Call” in 2005; Memoirs of the Orange Revolution

Conscience Calls Roksolana Tymiak-Lonchyna, Vydavnytstvo “Ms” Publishers Lviv, Ukraine, 2005. This oversize hard cover book has 124 pages, profusely filled with fine photos by the author and her husband. Text alternates between English and Ukrainian. “Roksolana Tymiak-Lonchyna, a Chicago Ukrainian-American community activist, has written a highly-readable personal account of her experiences as an international election observer during this historic period for Ukrainians everywhere. She provides not only a fascinating account of what it was like to observe the elections in a difficult environment – the stronghold of Prime Minister Yanukovych – but also offers a glimpse into Ukainian life in three distinct Ukrainian cities – Lviv, Kyiv, and Donetsk. Her observations… and experiences … throughout Ukraine provide interesting insights to life in Ukraine – the country of her parents’ birth… Review by Orest Deychakivsky, Staff Advisor US Helsinki Commission this might be put on the page were the book is  Books signing December 2005 in Chicago, IL January 2006 in New York, NY January 2006 in Lviv, Ukraine


“Quest for Independence” Roksolana was  a guest  speaker at Easter Seals Du Page , Il


“Through Heart and hand” photographed DEVIN for Easter Seals


A calendar was published Roksolana’s  photos. All proceeds were allocated to the Starving for Color fund ™, which she founded. This fund raises money to purchase infant formula for the newborn-orphaned children in Ukraine.

“Through Our Eyes” photographed KELSEY for Easter Seals of DuPage County, IL


“Starving for Color” Exhibit in  Philadelphia, Pa. USA

“The Power of Family” photographed For Easter Seals, DuPage County, IL


Nov. – “Starving for Color” exhibit at the Ukrainian National Museum, Chicago, Il

Nominee for the YWCA Outstanding Women Leader in Arts and Culture

Easter Seal Volunteer Photographer


“Then and Now “photographed CRAIG for Easter Seals, DuPage County, IL

“A Retrospective of Achievement”       photographed CRAIG and LESLIE for Easter Seals,