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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

CIM
December 11, 2016 – September 24, 2017 EXTENDED!
Contemporary works by seven first generation Ukrainian American artists
Exhibiting Artists: Luba Drozd, Adriana Farmiga, Maya Hayuk, Roman Hrab, Yuri Masnyj, Christina Shmigel, Marko Shuhan
("CIM" in Ukrainian means "seven;" pronounced "seam")


PYSANKA: Guardian of Life
March 25 – September 3, 2017
Nearly 400 pysanky (Ukrainian Easter eggs) from the Museum's permanent collection complemented by a selection of rushnyky (ritual cloths) and thematic glass paintings by Jaroslava Surmach Mills. Visitors have the opportunity to watch the award-winning documentary film Pysanka (15 min., English) by Slavko Nowytski, which demonstrates the process of creating these traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs.


The Basketweavers of Iza
Photographs by Anna Voitenko

April 9 – September 24, 2017
Captured in Anna Voitenko's award-winning photo-project are the inhabitants of the old village of Iza, nestled in the Carpathian Mountains of Ukraine and home to many generations of famous basketweavers. Voitenko is a Ukrainian photographer known for her projects documenting unique locations, occupations, and traditions. She is fascinated by interesting lifestyles and places and is dedicated to capturing and preserving the diversity of human customs and crafts. Her photo-story about the remarkable mono-craft Carpathian village Iza garnered a prestigious Photographer of the Year award in 2009. The exhibition The Basketweavers of Iza, comprised of 27 photographs (large prints up to 28x36 inches) and a selection of baskets made in Iza, starts Sunday, April 9. It will be on display through September 24, 2017.


Revolution of Dignity. Art Exhibit: Images from Ukraine's Maidan, 2013–2014
February 15 – May 28, 2017 (Extended)
The Maidan protests in the winter of 2013–2014 spurred an enormous outpouring of creative expression among participants and supporters, within Ukraine and across the global community: from visual art to musical productions, from performances to poetry. These creative works invoked the joys and the horrors of protest and inspired the current exhibition, which is presenting visual art from the following Kyiv artists throughout the US and Ukraine: Julia Beliaeva, Gleb Vysheslavskyy, Anton Hauk, Olena Golub, Marianna Honcharenko, Andriy Yermolenko, Nick Zavilinskyi, Marian Luniv, Olexa Mann, Roman Mykhailiuk, Anastasia Nekypila, Maria Pavlenko, Ivan Semesyuk, Andrey Sidorenko, Tetiana Rusetska, Irena Khovanets, and Oksana Chepelyk.


Life in Wood
Ongoing
Selections of everyday and decorative objects made of wood from the Museum's permanent collection.



COMING UP


Traditional headdresses from the Borshchiv region of Ukraine
2017


 


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