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Kobzaring in the New World

Kobzaring in the New World with Jurij Fedynskyj Saturday April 8, 2017 at 4pm  From this March to May, Jurij Fedynskyj be “kobzaring” in a similar fashion as the traditional, blind kobzars would have. The banduras which most of us have heard in modern times, are... read more
Pysanka Workshop 2017

Pysanka Workshop 2017

Dates: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. SOLD OUT: March 4, March 11, March 18, March 25, 2017 Price: $35 per workshop (includes supplies and lunch) The Ukrainian National Museum Invites you to participate in the annual Pysanka “Ukrainian Easter Egg” Workshop. The word pysnaka comes... read more
Celebrating Women of Courage

Celebrating Women of Courage

  From the Post-Tribune Community: Celebrating Women of Courage exhibition comes to Chicago’s Ukrainian National Museum.  By Community Contributor Eye on Art. Photography by Mandy John-Collins Women of the USMC Platoon #4034 (Posted by Eye on Art) In celebration... read more

Art Exhibit  by Volodymyr Voronyuk 

Art Exhibit  by Volodymyr Voronyuk, renowned Ukrainian artist and member of the National Society of Artists in Ukraine. Opening Reception  Friday, February 10, 2017, 7:00 p.m Admission $10.00 Exhibit continues through Sunday, March 5, 2017, Thursday though Sunday... read more
Freedom or Death Screening

Freedom or Death Screening

Freedom or Death film screening January 27, 2017 at 7p.m. $10 admission Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2pp-LAiNGYM “Freedom or Death focuses on the revolutionary events in Kyiv, Ukraine in 2014. The film is told from the point of view of the... read more
Harmony

Harmony

Harmony by Volodymyr Ilchyshyn January 13 – February 5, 2017 Opening reception “Harmony” on Friday, January 13, 2017 at 7 pm, $10.00 admission. The Ukrainian National Museum invites you for Volodymyr Ilchyshyn’s   3rd exhibit filled with character and... read more
Vinok by Ola Rondiak

Vinok by Ola Rondiak

THE “VINOK” WILL ADORN the UKRAINIAN NATIONAL MUSEUM DECEMBER 9 – 30, 2016. (Chicago) A vinok is a traditional Ukrainian flower crown. Historically, it was worn by young unmarried women in hopes of attracting love and harmony and has always been associated with... read more
Journey into Paradise

Journey into Paradise

Journey into Paradise Art Exhibit by Volodymyr Podlevsky and Svitlana Moiseieva Opening Reception Friday, November 4, 2016, 7:00 pm, $10.00 Exhibition November 4-27, 2016 A marriage of art and life, the artists Volodymyr Podlevsky and Svitlana Moiseieva will exhibit... read more
A Colorful Kaleidoscope of Cultures

A Colorful Kaleidoscope of Cultures

A Colorful Kaleidoscope of Cultures By Khrystyna Kozyuk October 7 – 30, 2016 Opening Reception: October 7, 2016 at 7p.m. Admission: $10 Kozyuk comments, “Being an observer first, much of my inspiration comes from the world around us. When traveling I find myself... read more
Artwork by Natalia Bendus Petrovska

Artwork by Natalia Bendus Petrovska

September 2- 25, 2016 Opening Reception: Friday, September 2, 2016 at 7p.m. Admission: $10, Children (under 12) FREE General Admission: Adults $5, Children (under 12) FREE       Kharkiv, Ukraine See a fantasy world come to life at this Kharkiv native’s... read more
Ukrainian Folktales for Children

Ukrainian Folktales for Children

Ukrainian Folktales for Children – A Diorama Exhibition by Andrij and Luba Chornodolsky September 9 – October 2, 2016    General Admission: Adults $5, Children (under 12) FREE Opening Reception: Friday, September 9, 2016 Admission: $10, Children (under 12) FREE... read more
Embroidery: The Road to Victory

Embroidery: The Road to Victory

  June 10 – August 28, 2016 Opening – June 10, 2016 Admission: $10 Abundant with fascinating ancient culture that has transcended millennia, Ukraine constantly celebrates its ancestors’ past. One extraordinary aspect of the culture is the vyshyvanka,... read more
Commemoration of Crimean Tatar Deportation

Commemoration of Crimean Tatar Deportation

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 1:30 pm Ukrainian Congress Committee of America Illinois Division Ukrainian National Museum Chicagoland Association of Crimean Tatars have the honor to invite you to the COMMEMORATION to Honor the Memory of the Crimean Tatar Victims Killed... read more
Art of the Heart

Art of the Heart

The Ukrainian National Museum presents “ Art of the heart” by Anatoliy Khmara and Oleksij Kovalenko, Friday, May 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm. Admission: $10 This exhibit will showcase the works of these exceptional and talented Ukrainian artists. Anatoliy Khmara, at the... read more
Roman Vovk: Art Exhibit

Roman Vovk: Art Exhibit

March 11- April, 2016 Roman Vovk is an artist whose work reflects man’s unity with nature.  Paintings are distinguished by his definitive brushstrokes with dynamic colors. Opens Fri., March 11, 2016 , at 7 pm. Admission: $10.00   Roman Vovk is an artist whose... read more
Spring Project: Art Exhibition

Spring Project: Art Exhibition

Opening Night: April 8, 2016 at 7p.m. Adimission: $10 Spring Project Art Exhibition by: Maryna Danylovych Anastasiya Kovalenko Jarema Khrushch April 8-30, 2016 Three talented artists who emigrated from Ukraine to the United States, now residing in Chicago, bring a... read more
Ivan Franko Literary Event

Ivan Franko Literary Event

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 7p.m. join us at the Ukrainian National Museum for an Ivan Franko literary event. Come see the limited release books and hear Joseph Mikolayash recites “Moses” in Ukrainian. Ivan Franko wrote his first poem “Easter 1871” in honor of his father.... read more
“A Struggle for Home: The Crimean Tatars” Screening

“A Struggle for Home: The Crimean Tatars” Screening

Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 4 p.m. Admission: $10 Total film runtime: 44 minutes followed by a Q&A. New documentary film, “A Struggle for Home: The Crimean Tatars,” tells the rich and often tragic history of the Crimean Tatar people, from ancient times to the... read more

Spring Bazaar

Ukrainian National Women’s League of America Branch 101 and Ukrainian National Museum invite you to a Spring Bazaar Sunday, March 20, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Easter eggs, art work, jewelry, greeting cards, hand-painted silks and other art objects! Free... read more
Pysanka “Ukrainian Easter Egg” Workshop

Pysanka “Ukrainian Easter Egg” Workshop

Dates: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. SOLD OUT: March 12, March19, April 16, April 23, 2016 Price: $35 per workshop (includes supplies and lunch) The Ukrainian National Museum Invites you to participate in the annual Pysanka “Ukrainian Easter Egg” Workshop. The word... read more
Ukraine EXISTS

Ukraine EXISTS

Ukraine EXISTS Contemporary Art Exhibit Focuses on Art and Truth, War and Peace in Ukraine Opening Reception Saturday, February 20, 4:00 – 6:00 pm Exhibit February 20 – March 6 (Chicago) A multi-media exhibit of paintings, ceramics, photographs, posters and videos... read more
Endless Love

Endless Love

Tickets: SOLD OUT For more information contact via phone (312-421-8020) or email, info@ukrainiannationalmusuem.org. The Ukrainian National Museum invites you to a cultural-artistic literary evening on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 6:00 p.m., 2249 W Superior St. Our... read more
Bohdan Soroka (1940-2015) Retrospective Art Exhibit

Bohdan Soroka (1940-2015) Retrospective Art Exhibit

The Ukrainian National Museum is proud to announce the opening of the first exhibit of 2016 – “Bohdan Soroka (1940-2015) Retrospective Art Exhibit.” The exhibit will open on Friday, January 8, 2016, at 7:00 pm and will run through January 31, 2016.  The exhibit... read more

Talcott Fine Arts and Museum Academy Visit

December 3, 2015 A second grade class from Talcott Fine Arts and Museum Academy visited today to learn about Ukrainian culture and history. The origin story of the pysanka custom, Ukrainian costumes, and the Kozak Nation were just some of the topics that our docent... read more
Anatole Kolomayets a Retrospective Exhibit 1927-2014

Anatole Kolomayets a Retrospective Exhibit 1927-2014

Art Exhibit by Anatole Kolomayets at the Ukrainian National Museum: A Celebration of Life – Retrospective See the amazing world of color he created, December 4-27, 2015 at the Ukrainian National Museum Anatole Kolomayets (1927-2014), is an artist well... read more
Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Clergy Visit

Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Clergy Visit

October 22, 2015 Over 100 Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Clergy from across the United States gathered at our Museum yesterday to view the museum collections including the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky. All of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic priests from across the United... read more
Open House Chicago 2015

Open House Chicago 2015

October 17-18, 2015 9:00A.M.-5:00P.M. The Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Open House Chicago (OHC) is a free public festival that offers behind-the-scenes access to 200 buildings across Chicago. Explore the hidden gems and architectural treasures of Chicago’s... read more
Join us for Coffee in Lviv

Join us for Coffee in Lviv

September 27, 2015 at the Ukrainian Cultural Center 1:00 coffee and finger sandwiches 1:30 program and lunch Tickets: $75 Limited Availability!   Go back in time to the 1920’s and 1930’s and visit coffeehouses of Lviv! September 27, 2015 at 1:00p.m. Buy your $75... read more
Museum Open House

Museum Open House

September 12 and 13, 2015 – Ukrainian National Museum Open House The Ukrainian National Museum beehive will open September 12 and 13, 2015! Calling all talented, creative artists, inventors, and designers in Chicago and beyond to help us build our beehive by... read more
Ukrainian Soul

Ukrainian Soul

Nataliya Tyaglo Art Exhibit at the Ukrainian National Museum September 4-October 25, 2015 Nataliya Tyaglo approaches a painting as a gift – an opportunity to give to people – a gift of energy, inspiration, love, and motivation.  Tyaglo says, “I create to... read more