Ukrainian Embroidery in Canada – A Historic Perspective & Traditional Embroidery in Modern Ukrainian Fashion: Post-Maidan Reflections
APR 10, 2021 to APR 10, 2021
12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Ukrainian Embroidery in Canada – A Historic Perspective
Feeling beautiful, wanting to belong, and preservation of a culture – these are the three major motivating factors that perpetuated Ukrainian needlework in Canada. Who were the women that made it happen and what about the artists?
Presenter: Larisa Sembaliuk Cheladyn, artist, folklorist, and researcher at the Kule Folklore Centre, University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta
Traditional Embroidery in Modern Ukrainian Fashion: Post-Maiden Reflections
Learn about how Ukrainian embroidery became a political statement in modern Ukraine.
Presenter: Lada Tsymbala, Associate Professor, Lviv Academy of Arts in Lviv, Ukraine