While our Research Room remains closed due to the persistence of the COVID-19 pandemic, we introduce Digitization on Demand to facilitate remote research.

Events / Announcements
Damir Očko: DICTA I, 2017 courtesy of the artist
A variety of Blinken OSA exhibitions are available online, including the recently opened Order and Dreams.
Announcement - posted on 10/May/2021
Mihály Csákó, photo by István Jávor
The lectures given at the conference by Blinken OSA colleagues are now available on the Blinken OSA YouTube channel.
Announcement - posted on 29/Apr/2021
Photo: Stanzin Namgail.
Central European University (CEU) students and faculty archive their research materials at Blinken OSA.
Announcement - posted on 27/Apr/2021
Off-Biennále 2021
The third edition of OFF-Biennale Budapest opens today both online and offline!
Announcement - posted on 23/Apr/2021
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A call to researchers working on cultural, economic, political, social and scientific aspects of Communism and Cold War.
Event - posted on 22/Apr/2021
Blog Posts / Podcasts

The Chernobyl nuclear accident happened thirty-five years ago, on April 26, 1986. The Blinken OSA commemorates the anniversary by...

Blog - posted on 26/Apr/2021

Sixty years ago, on April 12, 1961, Yuri Gagarin completed one orbit of Earth, and accomplished the first manned spaceflight in history...

Blog - posted on 13/Apr/2021

The Eichmann trial began sixty years ago today, on April 11, 1961, in Jerusalem, Israel. The German-Austrian Adolf Eichmann was the...

Blog - posted on 11/Apr/2021

The USSR held the first partially free nationwide legislative elections in its history between March 26 and May 21, 1989,...

Blog - posted on 25/Mar/2021