Water-Colour by Art Exhibit by Artist Alexander Telalim

The Ukrainian National Museum is pleased to invite you to the opening of “Water-Colour by Artist Alexander Telalim” on Friday, August 21 at 7:00 pm. The art exhibit will continue through September 12, 2009.

alexander-telalimAlexander Telalim was born in Ukraine to a family of Bessarabian Bulgarians.

Specializing in Fresco style paintings at the National Art Academy in Sofia, Alexander Telalim has had over 50 group and solo exhibitions in Japan, France, Germany, the US, Ukraine and Bulgaria. His works have received glowing reviews. The L’Elsace a French newspaper, reviewed his work with the following statements: “His inherent creative freedom and his ability to reveal the internal essence of the object bring life to everything his brush touches on. Telalim’s pictures are engendered in a peculiar meditative state – both the key to the ‘magic garden’ and the flower that we carry away.” Come see the flowing watercolors by Alexander Telalim at the Ukrainian National Museum.

The Ukrainian National Museum is located in the heart of the Ukrainian Village, at 2249 West Superior Street in Chicago. Hours: Thursday through Sunday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Admission: Adults $5.00, Children under 12 – Free.

Parking is available beside the Museum. For driving instructions, visit the Museum’s website at www.ukrainiannationalmuseum.org. For additional information, please feel free to call (312) 421-8020 or e-mail Admin@UkrainianNationalMuseum.org

The Ukrainian National Museum boasts a library, permanent collections and extensive archives and an exhibit hall. The Museum collects, preserves, exhibits and serves as a resource for research, the artifacts and records of the Ukrainian Immigration.