Tag: Art

Chornobyl: Artists Respond

In cooperation with The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art (UIMA) in Chicago, Art at the Institute presents a special exhibition of original prints commemorating the thirty-first anniversary of the Chornobyl nuclear power plant disaster. Organized by Walter Hoydysh, PhD, Curator...

/ April 7, 2017

Drawing’s Stepchild: How Lithography Transformed the Visual Universe of Nineteenth-Century France

Patricia Mainardi Book Event and Illustrated Lecture Lithography was invented around 1800 as a commercial technology, but artists soon adopted it. They favored its immediacy over more traditional engraving, and it soon became the preferred medium for caricature, landscape and...

/ March 21, 2017

Geography: An Exhibition of Contemporary Neckwear Designs by Slava Salyuk

Join us for a special public reception on Saturday, March 18 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, as we welcome and celebrate the works of contemporary neckwear designer Slava Salyuk from Lviv, Ukraine. In her first showing with The Ukrainian Institute...

/ March 18, 2017

Mykhailo Dejak: Recent Works

Art at the Institute is pleased to announce “Mykhailo Dejak: Recent Works” selling exhibition. Organized in cooperation with Voloshyn Gallery (Kyiv, Ukraine), “Mykhailo Deyak: Recent Works” is curated by Dr. Walter Hoydysh of the Ukrainian Institute together with Max and...

/ March 17, 2017

The Golden Age: Anton Chekhov And The Moscow Art Theater

On March 8th, 2017 please join us for “The Golden Age: Anton Chekhov And The Moscow Art Theater” featuring Aleksey Burago. The event is part of the Occasional series, sponsored by the Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. Join critically...

/ March 8, 2017

How can Art Fight Back? Refugee Artists and the Ukrainian Crisis

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Nazar Kozak (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2016-17 Fulbright scholar at the Ukrainian Museum in New York). Russia’s “hybrid war” against Ukraine caused more...

/ March 7, 2017

Lecture: A thieving friar’s unique masterpiece

In collaboration with Save Venice, a lecture by Colin Eisler, Robert Lehman Professor, NYU Institute of Fine Arts. Exotic, romantic, exquisite, the least known major Venetian mid-Quattrocento altarpiece is the sole work by Fra Negroponte, still in its original site, the cavernous,...

/ March 2, 2017

Other Russias: The Graphic Journalism of Victoria Lomasko

Victoria Lomasko is a fixture at Moscow’s trials and protests, documenting the tumultuous processes that shape today’s Russia. Not content to limit herself to the political life of the country’s capital, Lomasko travels around the country and through the former...

/ March 2, 2017

To Dziga Vertov, Artist of the Revolution

On February 24th, please join us for “To Dziga Vertov, Artist of the Revolution” featuring John MacKay of Yale University. The event is part of the Occasional series, sponsored by the Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. Dziga Vertov unquestionably saw...

/ February 24, 2017

Exhibition Opening: Seeing Through / Vedere Attraverso

Works by Antonio Scaccabarozzi and Marthe Keller. Conceived and curated by contemporary art historian Elisabetta Longari On view through March 16, 2017 — Mon-Fri 10-5 Antonio Scaccabarozzi (Merate, Italy 1936-2008) and Marthe Keller (b. New York, 1948) belong to different...

/ February 22, 2017