December 4, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Opening Reception: Friday, December 4, 2015, 6:00pm

One of the most exciting aspects of contemporary art-making is being able to work outside of the fixed contexts of our traditional art dialogue. Each…read more

12.11.15 Winter on Fire FINAL2

“Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom”

Netflix Original Documentary

Friday, December 11 at 7 pm

The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art invites you to a screening of the Netflix original documentary “Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom” on Friday,…read more



Opening Reception: Friday, October 2, 2015, 6:00 pm

October 2 - November 29, 2015

“All.go.rhythm” is a show of plotter drawings, digital prints, textiles, watercolors, installation and performance works by artists who work with algorithms. Algorithms are recipes for…read more


Call for the artists

Chernobyl: Impact & Beyond

Deadline: January 10, 2016

In remembrance of the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl Nuclear disaster that occurred on 26 April, 1986 in Ukraine, the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art…read more


All.go.rhythm: Communities of Practice


Saturday, October 3, 2015, 2:00–5:00 pm

The artists in all.go.rhythm developed their work in the context of various communities: schools, universities, professional organizations, commercial and independent galleries, and networks of friends…read more


Chicago Connection

Artists from the Post-War Period

July 31 - September 27, 2015

July 31 – September 27, 2015 In the history of Chicago art, much has been written about the works created in the late 1940’s, ‘50’s,…read more

Luba Markewycz

In Memoriam

In Memoriam The Board of Directors of the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art Announces with deep sadness the passing of long-time Board Member and Co-Founder…read more


Art Paul – Hard Heads, Sweet Knees, Forked Tongues

Opening Reception: June 5, 2015 (6-9pm)

June 5 – July 26, 2015

As a graphic designer, Art Paul has had an adventurous career as founding art director of Playboy magazine, designing its signature rabbit-head logo, mentoring artists…read more

Mariya Krasnyuk-web

Concert at the Institute

Mariya Krasniuk (violin) & Irina Feoktistova (piano)

Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 1pm

The popular and talented Ukrainian violinist Mariya Krasnyuk is making her fourth appearance in Chicago in a demanding program of Romantic and 20th Century music.…read more


The Artist Behind Playboy

WTTW11 "Chicago Tonight"

Aired: 06/23/2015

CHICAGO TONIGHT June 23, 2015 – The Artist Behind Playboy The 90 year-old-artist, Art Paul, is perhaps best known as the original art director at…read more