PRLog - Feb. 27, 2013 - Ukrainian textile artist Natalia Valenyuk is featured this March at the Ukrainian National Museum. The exhibit “The Garden of Hidden Dreams” opens on Friday, March 1, at 7 pm. This retrospective exhibit evokes the spirit of spring in the batik and textile art created by Natalia Valenyuk. Vibrant colors, appealing techniques and imaginative textiles will delight audiences when they view this exhibit.
Ms. Valenyuk was in born in 1967 in Lviv, Ukraine and studied at the Lviv Academy of Applied Arts (Textile Department) from 1986 to 1982. She has taken part in international textile exhibitions since 1985 and her works are primarily textile, batik and painting. Ms. Valenyuk was a member of the Ukrainian Union of Designers from 1999 – 2002. Emigrating to Canada in 2002, Natalia Valenyuk became a member of the Ukrainian Association of Visual Arts of Canada in 2003. Ms. Valenyuk delighted Toronto audiences with her solo exhibit at the KUMF Gallery in 2013. Exhibit continues through March 30, 2013.
The Ukrainian National Museum is located in the heart of the Ukrainian Village, at 2249 West Superior Street in Chicago. Hours: Thursday through Sunday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Admission: Adults $5.00, Children under 12 - Free.
Free Parking is available beside the Museum. For driving instructions, visit the Museum's website at www.ukrainiannationalmuseum.org. For additional information, please call (312) 421-8020 or e-mail info@UkrainianNationalMuseum.org