November 11, 2017
The Shevchenko Scientific Society invites all to an art exhibit opening “Ukrainika by Mykhailo Turovsky”. Mr. Turovsky was born in Kyiv in 1933, graduated graduated from the Kyiv Art Institute the under the guidance of famous Ukrainian artist Tetyana Yablonska (1917-2005). Turovsky’s work is represented in permanent collections at the National Art Museum of Ukraine in Kyiv, the Yad Vashem Memorial Art Museum in Jerusalem, the Herbert Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University in New York, and the Notre Dame University Art Museum in Indiana, as well as many public and private collections. Mr. Turovsky is a Distinguished National Artist of Ukraine and a member of Ukrainian Academy of Art. The exhibit will include portraits, drawings and illustrations in literary works by Ivan Franko, Vasyl Stefanyk and Lesia Ukrainka. Introductory remarks by Leonid Hrabovsky.