Museum of Western and Oriental Art in Kyiv, also known as the Bogdan and Varvara Khanenko Museum of Art will celebrate the arrival of spring with «Floral Kingdom», the most beautiful art exhibition of the year.
Museum owns numerous pieces of art that are dedicated to the beauty of flowers and plants, the true symbols of spring. The exhibition will feature many original pieces using watercolour, gouache, ink, drawing or fine art print. Visitors will have a chance to discover the development of nineteenth-century European floral still-life painting and why it became so popular back in he time.
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Many of art pieces will be showcased for the first time in the history of the museum, other will appear in front of visitors’ eyes after major restoration. The colorful exhibition will demonstrate how a traditional genre was reinvented by nineteenth-century artists, as the art world's focus was shifting to modernism.
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To experience the beauty of the floral extravaganza visit Khanenko Art Museum (Address: 17, Tereshchenkivska street, Kyiv) on March 10th, 2017.
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