Summer Souvenirs Art Exhibit by two Ukrainian Artists
Opening Friday September 7, 2018 7:00 p.m. Exhibition September 7-September 29th.
You are invited to attend the opening of our fall Art Exhibit by upcoming Ukrainian young artists, Anna Vykhtiuk and Krystyna Kozyuk.
The exhibit will feature acrylics by Anna- which will draw you into an imaginary world of beauty and color through her whimsical-magical, florals and animal themes.
Krystyna's grand oils will feature abstract florals in bright colors that invite you to enter the paintings' themselves as you get lost in the fields of color and depth.
For both artist this will be their second exhibit at the Ukrainian National Museum. The exhibit with feature up to fifty paintings.
Anna Vykhtiuk has been working on perfecting her craft ever since she came to Chicago in late 2015. Anna was born in Western Ukraine, she graduated from Lviv Academy of the Arts, with a masters, majoring in ceramics. She has participated in various exhibits across Ukraine exhibiting her ceramics She is eager to exhibit her new acrylics paintings at the Museum that will uplift you and bring you joy.
Khrystyna Kozyuk grew up surrounded by luscious landscapes, and spent much of her time
outdoors exploring local markets, drawing inspiration from everything around Chortkiv,
Ukraine. After high school Khrystyna studied classical European drawing at the National University of Forest Engineering in Lviv, Ukraine. Upon graduating Khrystyna moved to the United States in 2005. Where she received 5 awards and has had seven solo exhibitions in Illinois.
Khrystyna "ultimate goal with my work is to open your eyes to the beauty that is around us by showing the viewer my feelings behind each piece. Welcome to my world…"
Exhibit not to be missed, continues through September 29th.
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. Adults $5.00, Children under 12 - Free.
Free Parking is available beside the Museum.
Visit the Museum's website at www.ukrainiannationalmuseum.org., face book-Ukrainian National Museum
For additional information, please call (312) 421-8020 or e-mail info@UkrainianNationalMuseum.org (http://mail.ukrainiannationalmuseum.org/
From I-90/94 go west on Division to Oakley, then south on Oakley to Superior.