ONLINE EXHIBITION “SARCOPHAGUS” CHRONICLES. MIKOLA VALITSKY. PHOTO DOCUMENTS OF 1986. INSIDER’S VIEW

A low bow and great honor to the thousands of people who have invested their work, part of their lives to the liquidation of consequences of the Chernobyl disaster

Dedicated to the Day of Honoring the participants of the liquidation of the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant

December 14, 2020 the museum created the online exhibition of unique photographic documents about the hellish everyday life of 1986, full of courage, superhuman tension and dedication of thousands of people, whose names are LIQUIDATORS.

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The Author of the photos – Mykola VALITSKY – the liquidator of the Chernobyl accident in July-November 1986, a nuclear worker, who was sent to Chernobyl by one of the enterprises – “mailboxes” of the Ministry of Medium Engineering of the USSR. He was a participant and witness of the construction of the Sarcophagus over the destroyed 4th Chernobyl NPP unit, now he is a member of the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine.

More than 70 exhibits are presented at the exhibition: unique author’s photos, personal documents, Chernobyl relics, which the author carefully preserves for 35 years.

 

“MALEVYCH – PRYPYAT” EXHIBITION – ART PROJECT BY OLESYA GERASCHENKO (SHAMBUR)

The presentation will take place on October 12. Pripyat as a symbol of the decline of the”Empire” and the pictures of Kazimir Malevich as a symbol of the elevation of spiritual forces. The exhibition display  10 works of art, the idea of which was created by the author during the visits to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone in 2016-2018, and numerous photographs taken at the abandoned radioactive ghost city – Pripyat

 

 

 

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INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION «LINE LINES. CHORNOBYL – FUKUSHIMA». Japanese monochrome painting sumi-e by Vladimir MALYSHEV (Belarus)

On March 11, 2018, to the 7th anniversary of the tragedy of the Great East-Japan earthquake and the nuclear accident at the Fukushima-1 nuclear power plant in the exhibition hall of the museum, on the ground floor, an exhibition of new revenues will open. There are 21 drawings in the style of Japanese monochrome painting sumi-e, which are made on traditional Japanese paper washi with mineral black ink, as well as poems by the author of the cycle “Faults and Faults”. Free entrance.

 

 

 

 

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YEAR OF JAPAN IN UKRAINE. INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION «OKIAGARI-KOBOSHI FUKUSHIMA SOLIDARITY FROM UKRAINE»

The exhibition that will be presented in the National museum “Chornobyl” on March, 11, 2017 at 13.30, displays 200 Okiagari-koboshi designed by famous artists from France, Italy, Japan and Ukraine and Chornobyl accident liquidators, affected people and children.

 

 

 

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VIRTUAL EXHIBITION BY THE 80TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE AUTHOR. George SHANAYEV. “OUR SPIRIT IS UNBREAKABLE” Artistic graphics from the collection of National Museum “Chоrnobyl”

George SHANAYEV was  born  in  Kyiv  in 1936.   He is a participant in elimination  of  the  disaster’s  consequences  at  the  Chornobyl   NPP, scientist,  researcher, the  author  of  20 inventions,  150 scientific publications, a  professional  diver   of   the  1-st  cathegory, graphic artist|chart|, poet, musician, singer, bard, invalid of Chornobyl.
To your attention there are George Shanayev’s graphic works, related to understanding the consequences of the Chоrnobyl disaster for humanity and ecology of the planet, which was written by the author for 30 years in a hospital bed.

Paper, black ink.

 

Curator Anna Korolevska
Design by Alex Kurmaz

Open virtual exhibition

 

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