HUTSUL EMBROIDERY

From the collection of the National Folk Art Museum of Hutsulshchyna

By Olena Nykorak
Kyiv, 2010
(in Ukrainian)

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This artistic monograph is the first of its kind to present the panorama of the most typical examples of Hutsul embroidery, specifically those included in the collection of the Ukrainian National Museum of Folk Art after J. Kobrynsky. The book features a selection of unique items which fascinate with the beauty of compositions and ornamental motifs....

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UKRAINIAN CHILDREN'S BOOK OF RHYMES

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Children's book of rhymes DZHEREL'TSE (SmallВ  Wellspring) is illustrated by a famous master of decorative arts Lisa Mironova.
The book is recommended as a textbook for pre-school children. The rhymes of the book shows good understanding of children's psychology. They are aimed at awakening good feelings in children's heart.

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THE HOLY LANGUAGE OF THE CREATOR IN THE CUSTOMS OF THE PEOPLE

Ennio phenomenology of old Ukrainian culture

by Lubov Sannikova
Kyiv, 2005
(in Ukrainian)
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The book is dedicated to a new academic field of Cultural studies - ennio phenomenological ethnology.
It researches development and functioning of Ukrainian folk culture. Also, methodological basis for the formation and development of ennio phenomenological cultural studies is researched in it. A special place is given to the strategy of representation and interpretation of cultural images. For example, a number of key concepts and situations is examined: human exploration of the limits being-nothingness, awareness of human time, etc.
The book is meant for humanitarian students of universities and those who are interested in mysteries of culture and Universe.

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KOSMACH VUSTAVKA

by Hryhoriy Smolsky (1893-1985)

The album is dedicated to the 120th anniversary
of Hryhoriy Smolsky's birth

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Ukrainian embroidery has a very long tradition and impresses everyone who saw it with its unique, distinctive, rich patterns, harmony of colors and extraordinary beauty.
This book describes the embroidery of just one village, Kosmach, Ivano-Frankivsk oblast, Ukraine, and focuses on the embroidery called vustavka....

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VASYL KRYCHEVSKY

The Artistic Families of Ukraine

by Valentyna Ruban-Kravchenko
Kyiv, 2004
(in Ukrainian and English)

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The book "Vasyl Krychevsky" is dedicated to one of the most famous Ukrainian artistic families of the XX century. The Krychevskys are known in many areas of artistic culture and their best works have become the national property. The book tells the story of life and creative work of the dynasty founder and the artist of universal talent Vasyl Krychevsky, one of the great innovative Masters of the 20th century.

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TRADITIONAL UKRAINIAN CLOTHING

Volume 2 Polissya & Carpathians

by Oksana Kosmina
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The book introduces Ukrainian national clothing from Polissya and Carpathian area.
Traditional clothing of Boiky, Lemky, Hutsul still has its archaic characters.
Due to the unique photos of authentic clothing taken in 22 Ukrainian museums and private collections the readers can learn about the elements of Ukrainian clothes, headwear, footwear, jewelry, etc.
The book contains historical and ethnographical information, particularly artistic peculiarities and symbols of folk clothing.
There is a vocabulary of terms used in everyday life of the early XX century.
The author of the book is a famous ethnologist Oksana Kosmina.

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THE PORTRAIT OF DORIAN GRAY

by Oscar Wilde

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В В В  This is an English novel translated into Ukrainian by Rostyslav Dotsenko.
В В В  Published by "Dnipro" publishing house, Kyiv in 1968

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THE UNIVERSE OF UKRAINIAN BREAD

Photographs by Ihor Haidai

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В В В  This story began with a grocery store on the corner of Vladimirska and Prorizna streets....

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THE ART OF MAKING PYSANKY

Master class

by Oksana Bilous
Kyiv, 2012
(in Ukrainian)

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В В В  The album was created by Oksana Bilous, a pysanky artist from Kyiv.
В В В  Ms. Bilous is an Honored Folk Master of Ukraine and a member of Folk Artists Union of Ukraine...

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IVAN HONCHAR

A book of reminiscences about Ivan Honchar

Kyiv, 2007
(in Ukrainian, summary in English)

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В В В  This unique publication contains over one hundred reminiscences by Ivan Honchar's contemporaries, both notable
В В В  and ordinary individuals.
В В В  They have created a verbal portrait of this extraordinary personality.

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