Ukrainian Culture at Worthing Museum from 23 September 2023

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This post was updated on 23 September 2024. Reason for update: Added photographs from opening day of the exhibition of Ukrainian culture at Worthing Museum

The exhibition of Ukrainian Renaissance: Art, Craft and History at Worthing Museum & Gallery opened on Saturday 23rd September 2023 and will run until Sunday 11th February 2024.

Exhibition of Ukrainian Culture at Worthing Museum.

Exhibition of Ukrainian Culture at Worthing Museum

The best of what Ukraine has to offer in terms of its rich and diversified cultural contributions to European culture over more than a thousand years of history is represented by a group of artists working in a variety of styles, mediums, and backgrounds.

I visited the exhibition on its opening day, viewed the beautiful artworks and met some of the artists.

As part of a sizeable group in Worthing, Ukrainians are now part of the culture of our town. It is, therefore, fitting that their customs and culture have a prominent representation at Worthing Museum & Gallery.

I can testify that this exhibition is an immersive opportunity for us to become better acquainted with our new friends in Worthing.

After viewing the exhibition, I was invited for coffee in Worthing town centre and was delighted to meet and chat with more of our Ukrainian friends.

Gallery – Exhibition of Ukrainian Culture at Worthing Museum

You can click or touch any image to cycle through the gallery and to view full sized photos.

While the exhibition is running, keep an eye out for workshops, lectures, and other events that will highlight Ukrainian culture and innovation. The museum will celebrate Ukrainian Culture Day on Saturday, November 25.

The Worthing Ukrainian Friends Network charity assists in organising the exhibition.

To help Ukrainian refugees settle and integrate into their new lives in the UK, local activist and philanthropist Mike Tyler founded the Worthing Ukrainian Friends Network in April 2022.

Entry to the exhibition is free.

Worthing Museum & Gallery Opening Times

Wednesdays: 10am to 5pm
Thursdays: 10am to 8pm
Fridays: 10am to 5pm
Saturdays: 10am to 5pm
Sundays: 11am to 3pm

Address and map link

Chapel Road, Worthing, West Sussex BN11 1HP

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Exhibition of Ukrainian Culture at Worthing Museum – External Links

For up-to-date information about this event, including a line-up of artists, see the Worthing Ukrainian Friends Network Facebook Page.

View this event at the Worthing Art Gallery & Museum.

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Ukrainian Culture at Worthing Museum.

Video dated 3 November 2023.

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