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The Art of Lesia Sochor
March 21, 2020 to August 02, 2020

The Art of Lesia Sochor

Museum of Russian Icons | Clinton, MA

The paintings of Lesia Sochor are narratives told in paint prompted by personal experiences. The Pysanka series evolved from her annual spring ritual of creating intricately decorated Ukrainian eggs known as pysanky.

Iconography: A Living Tradition
April 15, 2018

Iconography: A Living Tradition

Museum of Russian Icons | Clinton, MA

Using recently completed icons inspired by ancient prototypes, Iconographer Maureen McCormick will explore the constraints of tradition, the limits of self-expression, and the role of free will in the creative process of a 21st century iconographer.

Gallery Tour: The Mother of God in Russian Icons
April 14, 2018

Gallery Tour: The Mother of God in Russian Icons

Museum of Russian Icons | Clinton, MA

Docent Jim Flynn offers a closer look at the Museum's collection of icons of the Virgin Mary, and their presentation and significance in Russian culture and religion, from the coming of Christianity in the 10th century to post-Soviet Russia in the 21st.

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