Ukrainian Museum

222 East 6th St., New York, NY 10009 - United States

212-228-0110

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The Ukrainian Museum’s extensive collections of folk art, fine art, and archival material reflect the rich cultural heritage of the Ukrainian people. The Museum’s major exhibitions are accompanied by catalogues and supplemented by a wide range of public programming, including tours, lectures, concerts, and workshops.

Exhibits

In Bloom (working title)
April 4 through October 18, 2020
Flowers have been an inspiration to artists for millennia. Drawing on the Museum's permanent collections, this exhibition pays homage to the rebirth of life in the spring. More than 100 objects, Ukrainian fine art and folk art, offer tangible representations of the influence of floral beauty.

The Impact of Modernity: Late 19th and Early 20th Century Ukrainian Art. Major Gift from Dr. Jurij Rybak and Anna Ortynskyj
Through September 27, 2020
Curated by Myroslav Shkandrij, Professor of Slavic Studies at the University of Manitoba, the exhibition brings together previously unseen works by artists of different backgrounds who all originally came from Ukraine. It offers viewers the opportunity to see some of the greatest Ukrainian artists of the last two centuries.

Pysanky (Easter Eggs)
March 21 through September 27, 2020
The Museum's annual exhibition of pysanky (decorated eggs), drawn from its extensive permanent collection.

Faces of the Crimean Tatar Deportation 75 Years Later
Ongoing
On the morning of May 18, 1944, the Soviet government initiated a special operation in Crimea: the deportation of Crimean Tatars (Kirimli) to the Urals and Central Asia. Zarema Yaliboylu's photographs reveal this crime perpetrated by the Stalinist regime against the Kirimli through portraits and stories of ordinary people who survived the deportation and managed at last to return to Crimea, which was once again occupied by Russia in 2014.

Alexander Archipenko: selected works
Ongoing
Influenced by artists such as Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque, Alexander Archipenko developed his own avant-garde sculptural style experimenting with convex/concave forms, volume/space transference, and inventing sculpto-painting. By 1920, Archipenko had become one of the most important sculptors of the era.

Visiting hours are 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday thru Sunday. FREE FIRST THURSDAY NIGHTS of the month from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. (except major holidays - check the website for details)
Visitor information: www.ukrainianmuseum.org

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