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Timeless Treasures: Recently Acquired Folk Costumes and Textiles
Through February 24, 2019
This new collection on display for the first time features more than 80 exquisite items added to The Ukrainian Museum's extensive collection of textile art: 20 complete folk costumes from various regions of Ukraine, intricately woven wrap skirts, richly embroidered shirts and ritual cloths, elaborate headdresses, accessories, outerwear, and much more drawn from a recent major acquisition of mid-19th to mid-20th century costumes and textiles.

October 7, 2018 – February 17, 2019
The Andy Warhol: Endangered Species series from 1983 includes: Bighorn Ram, Black Rhinoceros, Grevy's Zebra, Orangutan, San Francisco Silverspot, African Elephant, Bald Eagle, Siberian Tiger, Pine Barrens Tree Frog, and Giant Panda, as well as the 1985 silkscreen, Sea Turtle. An important component of the show at The Ukrainian Museum is a section dedicated to Andy Warhol's early years growing up in Pittsburgh. At the vanguard of the Pop Art movement, Andy Warhol is recognized as one of its greatest architects. But the influences from his youth, when he was immersed in the culture of his Carpatho-Rusyn origins, impacted his evolution into a world-renowned artist. This exhibition not only features the still relevant Endangered Species series, but also looks at Andy's heritage and other inspirations from his early years that spurred him along the path toward becoming one of the most influential American artists. Augmenting the Endangered Species exhibition are several early drawings by Andy Warhol, as well as a few personal artifacts and family photo prints.

RE:CREATE. Christina Sajs Transformative Paintings
Contemporary artist Christina Saj has created an installation of paintings that act as a foundation for new artworks created by her audience. Through the addition of additional components, visitors are encouraged to add, subtract and rearrange pieces of paintings as they see fit and create their own interpretation. These can then be captured and documented as part of the exhibit. Follow our hashtag #RecreateAtUM to watch an ever-transforming portfolio of art.


Vertep (Ukrainian Puppet Theater) and Ukrainian Christmas Traditions
November 23, 2018 – January 27, 2019
The two-story portable wooden structure with hand-made puppets represent a traditional Ukrainian Nativity scene. The display also includes a traditional table setting for Christmas Eve supper.

Traditional Ukrainian Folk Headdresses: The Borshchiv and Zalishchyky Districts
July 1, 2017 – March 3, 2019
Headdresses are an important part of Ukrainian folk costumes. Their development, establishment, and use were based on practical, functional, customary needs and requirements, esthetic tastes, and hallowed beliefs in their magical power to safeguard against evil. The headdresses in this exhibition, most of them on loan from the collection of Vasyl Nayda, are from the Borshchiv and Zalishchyky districts of western Podillia. Traditional Ukrainian Folk Headdresses: The Borshchiv and Zalishchyky Districts is comprised of wedding wreaths for brides and bridesmaids, men's headwear, married women's headwraps, as well as accessories and decorative items such as woven sashes and gerdany (seed beaded strips).


FULL CIRCLE: Ukraine's Struggle for Independence 100 Years Ago, 1917-1921
Opening April 2019





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