Celebrating the 1025th anniversary of Kievan Rus christianization there was All-Ukrainian art exhibition "The grand and grate" openings ceremony which took place in the National Cultural-Art and Museum Complex "Art Arsenal"
1000 works of Ukrainian art, that were taken from 35 main museums collections, were presented to the special guests of the exhibition. Kievans and visitors of the capital will ba able to come to see it from July 27 to September 22.
According to the organization managers, the project demonstrates the bright pages in the history of Ukrainian art from ancient times to the present and determines the path of formation of Ukrainian identity.
The exhibition covers the historical period of more than fifteen thousand years - from the Palaeolithic age, Tripoli, the ancient cities of the Northern Black Sea region, through the ancient Russian, baroque, classic art for secession, modernism and postmodernism.