The Feminine Identity of Ukraine

This collection of paintings is devoted to Ukraine, its hard past and today's struggle. Artist depicts Ukrainian woman wearing bloody floral wreath and holding blue & yellow pigeon of peace, on the other artwork is the figure of a young woman who symbolises the past, invasions, occupation and attacks. Female figure is portrayed on the silhouette of the map of Ukraine, which appears under it torn to shreds, the other young female figure whose body is divided into parts different in colour and texture is devoted to Ukraine that "pieces together" herself each time after the attack/invasion/annexation/struggle and represents her path to self-identity.

СТЕФАНІЯ. STOP WAR IN UKRAINE

(The Feminine Identity of Ukraine Series)

(Oil, gold leaf on canvas, 40x50 cm)

АГАФІЯ. BLUE RIBBON. STOP WAR IN UKRAINE

(The Feminine Identity of Ukraine Series)

(Oil on canvas, 70x50 cm)

СОЛОМІЯ

(The Feminine Identity of Ukraine Series)

(Oil on Canvas, Silver Leaf, 110x150 cm)

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ВАРВАРА

(The Feminine Identity of Ukraine Series)

(Oil on Canvas, Silver Leaf, Gold Leaf, 200x95 cm)

РОКСОЛАНА

(The Feminine Identity of Ukraine Series)

(Oil on Canvas, Gold Leaf, 100x65 cm)

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