Historically, Ukrainian visual art is one of the sectors most affected by the colonial policies of Russia. This is no different, today. The reappropriation of our artists is a challenging task for the cultural diplomacy of Ukraine. We have our first success - the Metropolitan Museum of Art in the USA recently recognized "Russian" Aivazovsky, Kuindzhi, and Repin under their true identities: Ukrainian artists.
In this section, read the stories of modern Ukrainian artists who, at the cost of their lives and health, protect us against Russia's military aggression in the 21st century.