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Oleksandr Saienko (1899-1985) The artist’s creative estate includes more than 500 works in the fields of painting, graphics, monumental and monumental-decorative art, as well as in the straw inlay technique. Representative of the Boychukism movement (a cultural and artistic phenomenon in the history of Ukrainian art between the 1910s and 1930s, distinguished by its artistic monumental-synthetic style. It was an original school of Ukrainian art, formed by a synthesis of Ukrainian folk art and the church art of Byzantium, Proto-Renaissance, and Ukraine. The name comes from the name of the founder of the movement: Mykhailo Boychuk).

Works of THE ARTIST​