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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

Staging the Ukrainian Avant-Garde of the 1910s and 1920s
February 15 – September 13, 2015
The first of its kind outside Ukraine to feature important contributions to the theater arts in the 1910s and 1920s by modernist Ukrainian artists, the exhibition tells the story of an avant-garde that generated innovation, entrepreneurship, and, to a large extent, social engagement with contemporary issues. Staging the Ukrainian Avant-Garde showcases 125 original art works for the theater by 13 artists, many who were exiled or executed during the Stalinist purges of the 1930s for their perceived political beliefs. The exhibition comprises 142 objects on loan from the collection of the Museum of Theater, Music, and Cinema Arts of Ukraine in Kyiv including art works on paper of costume, set, and makeup design, photographs, and original posters.


Yara at 25: Looking Back/Moving Forward
January 25 – March 1, 2015
Costumes, instruments, photographs, props and videos from Yaras productions at La MaMa Experimental Theatre in New York, and from performances and research expeditions in Ukraine, Buryat Republic in Siberia, Kyrgyzstan, China and Japan.


Heroes for Freedom
Photographs and artifacts
A tribute to Markian Paslawsky and the other heroes of the Maidan and the war in Eastern Ukraine
November 22 – February 22, 2015 (EXTENDED!)


No Other Home: The Crimean Tatar Repatriates
A Photographic and Sonic Exploration
March 30 – February 22, 2015 (EXTENDED!)
Revival of an exhibition from 2010 in support of the Crimean Tatars, with photographs by Alison Cartwright and sound installation by Maria Sonevytsky


Life in Wood
May 11 – February 1, 2015 (EXTENDED!)
Selections of everyday and decorative objects made of wood from the Museum's permanent collection.




COMING UP


Art works by Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern
Opening March 29, 2015


Petrykivka Folk Art
Opening May 9, 2015


 


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