Beautiful Ukrainian Art For Sale

At GalleryBTL Etsy store, we are proud to showcase and sell Ukrainian art to people all over the world. Our goal is not only to share the beauty of Ukrainian culture through art, but also to make a positive impact in our community. We believe that using art as a means for social change can truly make a difference. That’s why a portion of every sale at GalleryBTL goes towards helping Ukrainian refugees and orphans in Romania.

By purchasing a piece from our Ukrainian art collection, you are not only supporting the talented artists who create them, but you are also making a direct impact on the lives of those in need. Let’s delve into the world of Ukrainian art and discover its fascinating journey from ancient artifacts to contemporary masterpieces.

Bestseller No. 1
KraNx Art Poster Ukrainian Girl Dancing Painting Posters Ukrainian Folk Art Canvas Art Poster And Wall Art Picture Print Modern Family Bedroom Decor Posters 12x18inch(30x45cm)
  • Unframe-style; If you choose no frame, please note that our photos will only be rolled up. It will not appear on the frame. The image is the effect of installing the frame.
  • Frame-style; we will install the picture on the wooden frame, please choose according to your needs
  • The poster is printed on canvas which is one kind of best material for poster. It is waterproof,moisture proof and high tensile strength.The poster has rich printing color and fine texture.
Bestseller No. 2
Ukrainian Souvenir Hand Painted Lacquered Wooden Decorative Bell with Ethnic Petrykivka Floral Painting, a Nice Home Decor Accent Item in a Gift Box for Women, Hanging or Desktop (Blue and White)
  • Item dimensions: (H)2.36″ x (W)2.36″. Just a perfect choice if you look for unique bells
  • Each Decorative Bell is crafted and professionally hand painted in Ukraine in an ancient, traditional manner named Petrykivka. This hand crafted decorative bell makes a perfect blue home decor accent for your living room, bedroom, dining room or office.
  • Carefully made of plain birch wood, decorated with high quality acryl paints and coated with deluxe lacquer finish. Made in Europe.
Bestseller No. 3
Ykpaiha Vintage Ukraine Flag Ukrainian Trident Symbols Art T-Shirt
  • Are you proud to be a Ukrainians? This design with Ykpaiha, vintage Ukraine flag with trident symbol color is the best gift for any Ukrainian, Ukrainian roots & pride for immigrant on birthday, Christmas, sports event or any occasion.
  • Wear this to show your support and Patriotism to your country Ukraine. Grab this as a present for Ukrainian people, Ukrainian mom, Ukrainian dad, Ukrainian kids, boys, girls, mama, papa, grandpa, grandma, uncle, auntie, cousin, brother, sister, friends.
  • Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem
Bestseller No. 4
Ukraine Map Wall Art Print – 8×10 Silhouette Decor Print with Coordinates & Ukrainian Flag. Makes a Great Ukranian-Themed Gift. Shades of Grey, Black & White.
  • UKRAINE-THEMED WALL PRINT – A silhouette picture of Ukraine overlaid with a grey-marbled design, along with map coordinates and the Ukranian flag. A great art print, ready to frame & hang in the living room, office, bedroom, den, bathroom, kitchen, entry, hallway, library or any room in your home or workplace!
  • A GREAT GIFT FOR ANY UKRANIAN PATRIOT, RESIDENT OR VISITOR ON YOUR LIST – Makes a perfect gift for birthdays, Christmas, anniversaries, housewarming, business gifts, vacation souvenirs, and other occasions. Or treat yourself and update the decor in your space! Makes a special gift for mom, dad, husband, wife, boyfriend, girlfriend, grandmother, grandfather, best friend, guys, co-workers and more.
  • READY TO FRAME – 8×10-inch frames are easy to buy at any big box, department or craft store. Choose the frame color, width & mat sizes that work with your decor for the perfect look in your home!
Bestseller No. 5
Ambesonne Art Tablecloth, Traditional Ukrainian Borders Frames Ornaments Old Fashioned Cultural Motifs, Dining Room Kitchen Rectangular Table Cover, 52″ X 70″, White and Vermilion
  • 52 Inches wide x 70 Inches long – Highly unique. Versatile. Fun.
  • Machine washable – Cold cycle. Easy to clean. Durable enough for both indoor and outdoor use.
  • Made from – High quality 100% polyester woven silky satin fabric with hand-sewn finished edges
Bestseller No. 6
Ukrainian Flag Trident Gift Present Tea Cup Coffee Mug – 11oz
  • A perfect gift for any occasion
  • Mug for hot and cold drinks
  • High gloss finish. White ceramic 11 oz
Bestseller No. 7
UA Creations Hand Painted Decorative Easter Egg on Stand, Large Wooden Pysanka from Ukrainian Floral Art Gift Pysanky Collection
  • Item dimensions: 5.12 inch (height with stand) x 2.76 inch (width), Egg dimensions: 4 inch -height, 2.76 inch – width.
  • Each Pysanka Easter Egg is crafted and professio lly hand painted in Ukraine using an age-old and a traditio l technique called Petrykivka.
  • Carefully made of solid birch wood, each Egg is hand decorated with high-quality acrylic paints and coated with a deluxe lacquer finish (4 layers). Made in the heart of Europe – Central Ukraine.
Bestseller No. 8
STigLi Canvas Art Decorations Print Artwork Famous Painting Ukrainian Landscape By Lev Feliksovich Lagorio for Home Decor 60x90cm
  • Canvas Painting the Production: Material is the top premium canvas. Adopting professionally printed with fade resistant technology and premium inks makes the printed painting more colorful and three-dimensional, ensure the picture has high clarity.
  • Size and Customization: The size of the canvas wall art is 60x90cm. Unframed.You can choose your favorite photo frame for artwork production, Of course, you can adjust any size and any image, If you need customization, please send us an email.
  • Ideal for Decorating Spaces:These Canvas Printings Artwork are perfect for living rooms, bedrooms,dining room, bathrooms, kitchens, offices, hotels, restaurants, gyms, bars and more. This beautiful canvas wall art will bring your house to life!
Bestseller No. 9
Ukraine Car Sticker Tryzub Ukrainian Trident - Vinyl Decal - Car Phone Helmet - Select Size
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Ukraine Car Sticker Tryzub Ukrainian Trident – Vinyl Decal – Car Phone Helmet – Select Size
  • Size: 3″ high
  • High quality strong outdoor grade vinyl decal. Small size is great for phone, car window, laptop, helmet, I pad, water bottle, etc.
  • Available in multiple sizes.
Bestseller No. 10
Red Hand Painted Ukrainian Wooden Easter Egg Pysanky Pysanki Pysanka in Resurrection Of Christ Jesus Tapestry Icon Pouch Decent Into Hell of Christ and Lifting up Of Adam and Eve, Easter Gift For Kids
  • Red Wooden Ukrainian Hand Painted Egg – Set of 2 – Red Egg and Resurrection of Christ Jesus Tapestry Icon Pouch
  • Pysanky – the Ukrainian Easter egg A Symbol of Christ’s Resurrection – DESIGN ON THE RED EGG MAY VARY – because it is hand painted – all designs are beautiful – traditional Ukrainian folk designs
  • This red wooden egg have been hand painted in the Ukraine – Egg measures 2 5/8 inch x 2 inch – The red pysanka egg design may vary

Key takeaways

  • Explore the long and rich history of Ukrainian.
  • Discover ancient cultural heritage to modern and contemporary expressions.

The rich history of Ukrainian art – Ukrainian culture

A painting of a Ukrainian landscape with a traditional wooden house

Ukraine boasts a plentiful and varied artistic legacy, with roots tracing back to the Paleolithic Period. From the earliest carved mammoth tusks to surrealistic contemporary art, Ukraine’s artistic heritage reflects the nation’s history, culture, language and the creative spirit of its people.

Flourishing in various forms such as painting, graphics, sculpture, and calligraphy, Ukrainian art has been shaped by Eastern Orthodox Church influences, Slavic mythology, and traditional crafts such as embroidery and ceramics.

Ancient art and cultural heritage

Archaeological discoveries reveal the origins of Ukrainian art in antiquity, with intriguing artifacts like carved mammoth tusks from the Paleolithic Period. This ancient cultural heritage showcases the ingenuity and creativity of Ukraine’s ancestors, laying the foundation for the nation’s rich artistic legacy.

Medieval art: frescoes and icons

Religious themes heavily influenced Ukrainian art during the medieval period, as seen in the magnificent frescoes and icons that adorn churches and other spiritual buildings. Frescoes, a form of mural painting, are distinguished by their vivid colors and intricate details, typically depicting religious scenes or figures. These mediums showcase the rich history and artistic talent of the time.

Icons, on the other hand, hold great spiritual significance and serve as a means of connecting with the divine. These timeless masterpieces not only reflect the deep religious devotion of the Ukrainian people but also preserve and promote the country’s cultural and historical heritage.

Contemporary art

Ukrainian art evolved as it entered the modern era, adapting to new movements and styles like post-modernism, neo-avant-garde, and abstract art. Ukrainian artists like Mykola Pymonenko, Ivan Kavaleridze, and Alexander Bogomazov created diverse and expressive works that captivated and inspired audiences worldwide.

The diversity of Ukrainian painting styles

A painting of a Ukrainian landscape with a traditional wooden house

A kaleidoscope of styles, each possessing their unique charm and allure, characterizes Ukrainian paintings. From the traditional Petrykivka painting genre and its floral motifs to the avant-garde and abstract art movements, this diversity of styles showcases the artistic depth and variety that defines Ukrainian culture.

Realism and impressionism

Realism and impressionism undeniably influenced Ukrainian art. Realism, with its emphasis on accuracy and honesty, provided artists with the means to depict various subjects, from rural life to landscapes.

Impressionism, on the other hand, focused on capturing the fleeting effects of light and color, resulting in vibrant and evocative works of art. The works of realist and impressionist painters have left an indelible mark on Ukrainian art, contributing to its rich and diverse tapestry of styles.

Avant garde and abstract art

Ukrainian avant garde and abstract art emerged in the early 20th century, challenging the confines of traditional painting and captivating the art world. Pioneers like Kazimir Malevich, Alexander Archipenko, and Vladimir Tatlin combined elements of European modernism and folk art traditions, creating innovative and distinctive works of art.

These groundbreaking artists challenged conventional norms and laid the foundation for a new era of artistic expression in Ukraine.

Folk art and naïve art

Folk and naïve art hold a special place in the hearts of Ukrainians, as they represent the country’s vibrant cultural heritage and the creativity of its people. Folk art, with its intricate designs and vivid colors, includes traditional crafts such as:

  • Woodcarving.
  • Lace making.
  • Beading.
  • Embroidery.

Prominent Ukrainian artists and their original works

A painting of a Ukrainian artist painting a portrait

Throughout history, numerous talented and influential Ukrainian artists have left their mark through their original work on the world of art. From the masters of portraiture to the visionaries of landscape painting, these artists have contributed to the rich tapestry of Ukrainian art, showcasing its diversity and depth.

Masters of Ukrainian portraiture

Ukrainian portraiture has seen many great artists, such as Fedir Senkovych, Mykola Petrakhnovych, and Vasyl of Lviv, who skillfully captured the essence of their subjects, from writers and politicians to religious figures and intellectuals. Their mastery of the art form is evident in the expressive and lifelike portraits they created, celebrating the spirit and character of the individuals they depicted.

These masters of portraiture have left a lasting legacy in the world of Ukrainian art.

Visionaries of Ukrainian landscape painting

Denys Gorodnychyi, Evgeni Gordiets, Wladimir Baranoff-Rossiné, and Oleksiy Lytvynenko are among the visionaries of Ukrainian landscape painting. These talented artists captured the essence and beauty of Ukraine’s diverse landscapes, from the rolling countryside to the bustling cityscapes.

Their works immortalize the breathtaking vistas and natural splendor of Ukraine, serving as a visual testament to the country’s unique landscape.

The global impact of Ukrainian art

A painting of a Ukrainian artist painting a portrait

The global influence of Ukrainian art is not limited to its borders, as it has left an indelible mark on the artistic landscapes of Europe, the United States, and beyond. Ukrainian art has been showcased in international exhibitions, gaining recognition and appreciation from art enthusiasts and collectors worldwide.

By exploring the international impact of Ukrainian art, we gain a deeper understanding of its significance in the global art community and its contributions to the world of art.

Ukrainian art in European galleries

An image showcasing a beautiful piece of Ukrainian art displayed in a European gallery.

Ukrainian art is well represented in European galleries, with museum exhibitions showcasing the works of renowned artists from the 19th and 20th centuries, such as Ilya Repin. Private collections also feature paintings by Ukrainian artists of various eras, highlighting the country’s rich artistic history.

Through these exhibitions, Ukrainian art has gained international recognition, allowing audiences worldwide to appreciate and celebrate the beauty and diversity of Ukraine’s cultural heritage.

Ukrainian artists in the United States

The impact of Ukrainian artists on the American art scene is significant, with numerous artists relocating to the US and achieving prosperous careers. Their works have been exhibited in galleries and museums across the country, and their influence has inspired many modern American artists.

Frequently asked questions

What kind of art is Ukraine known for?

Ukraine is known for its intricately crafted traditional folk art, such as embroidery, wood carving, ceramics, weaving, and decorated Easter eggs (pysanky).

What is the Ukrainian style of painting?

Petrykivka painting is considered a traditional Ukrainian style of painting, characterized by bright and intricate floral patterns. It originated in the 19th century and remains popular today.

Summary

At GalleryBTL Etsy store, our mission is to not only sell Ukrainian art, but also give back to those in need. We are proud to donate a portion of our proceeds to help take care of orphans in Romania and Ukrainian refugees. By supporting us, you are also supporting these vulnerable communities. The art we sell at GalleryBTL is more than just beautiful pieces for your home or office.

Each piece has a story behind it, representing the rich culture and history of Ukraine. By purchasing these artworks, you are not only adding beauty to your life, but also preserving and promoting Ukrainian art and culture. Join us in our mission to support Ukrainian art and make a difference in the lives of those who need it most. Thank you for your support and for being a part of our journey. Together, we can make a difference.