Samples from our significant collections of Ukrainian folk art and items of material culture, including textiles and clothing, embroidery, wood carving, pysanky (decorated Easter eggs), and photographs and drawings documenting traditional folk architecture.

Folk costume

Shirts, blouses, and other articles of clothing.

Other textiles

Rushnyky (ritual towels) and hand-printed cloth.

The Kashchenko Collection

An extraordinary group of embroidery fragments and other items collected in the early 20th century.

Other folk art items

Wood carvings, musical instruments, and decorated Easter eggs.

Folk architecture

Photographs and drawings of village houses and other buildings from the early 20th century.