Holodomor Memorial Parkette
Brown and Storey Architects Inc.
Toronto’s Holodomor Memorial Parkette was unveiled on October 21, 2018, and features the iconic sculpture “Bitter Memories of Childhood” created by Ukrainian designer Anatoli Haidamaka and sculptor Petro Drozdowsky. The parkette is adjacent to the Princes’ Gates, and is a space to reflect on the tragic events of the past and to foster aspirations for a just and humane society. The unveiling was attended by distinguished guests including Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland, Mayor of Toronto John Tory, the First Vice-Prime-Minister – Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv, Consul General of Ukraine in Toronto Andriy Veselovsky, and MP James Bezan. The parkette is an initiative of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Toronto Branch.
For more information on the unveiling ceremony, please visit the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Toronto Branch website: