Book Presentation: UKRAINIAN ARTISTS IN PARIS. 1900-1939

Tuesday, December 7, 2010
12:00pm
1219 International Affairs Building

An Illustrated Talk By Dr. Vita Susak (L’viv Art Gallery, Ukraine)

This book is the first systematic and comprehensive examination of the role and substance played by Ukrainian-born émigrés to France in this time period. It provides the first detailed look at the contribution of artists from Ukraine to the phenomenon known as the “School of Paris.” Among the many artists from Ukraine living and creating art in Paris at that time were Alexander Archipenko, Mykhailo Boichuk, Sonia Delaunay, Sophia Lewitska, Vladimir Baranoff-Rossiné, and Hannah Orloff, Oleksa Hryshchenko, Alexis Gritchenko, Mykhailo Andriienko, Vasyl Khmeliuk.

Sponsored by: Ukrainian Studies Program and Rodovid Press

This English-language event is free and open to the public.

For more information call Dr. Mark Andryczyk at 212-854-4697, or write to ukrainianstudies@columbia.edu.