Str. Chernishevskogo, 15
Kharkov City Art Gallery is one of the first galleries in Ukraine with municipal status. It was founded in 1996 and belongs to the Association of Contemporary Art of Ukraine.
The main objective of the Gallery is promotion of Modern Art, especially works by artists of Kharkov and Ukraine. The main range of authors includes gallery of famous artists of Kharkov, the leading masters of contemporary Ukrainian art. There are more than 400 gallery exhibitions items. In addition to exhibitions the gallery hosted more than 200 cultural events.
Long-term programs of the gallery, aimed at achieving its objective are "Kharkov - Art", "Masters", "Our Heritage", "Modern foreign art", "Russian Palette", "From the private and museum collections", "New Names", " Experimental Studio" and "Youth branch".
The main range of authors includes famous artists of Kharkov, the leading masters of modern Ukrainian art - members of prestigious national and international exhibitions, working in painting, drawing, sculpture, art photography, art design, new media and other techniques.
Every 2 weeks you may see new exhibition in this art museum.
In addition to exhibitions at the gallery organized more than 200 cultural actions: performances, concerts and chamber music performances, literary evenings, lectures, master classes, designer fashion shows, etc.
Its tradition is the annual Children's Art Festival "The World without dark colors", the Festival of Contemporary Art "ART AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY," the only Ukrainian Festival of the Youth project "NON STOP MEDIA", the International Sculpture Symposium.
Kharkov City Art Gallery is a double winner of the International Art Festival (Kiev, 1997, 1998) and was awarded by professional prizes "Golden Section -97" and "Golden Section -98" in the "Gallery of the year". If you need a gude or interpreter to visit this gallery, you may contact them on this site.
The Gallery participated in the World Gallery Forum "Expo-2000" (Hanover, Germany, 20-30.HI.2000) with two art projects on display Kharkiv Region (National Pavilion of Ukraine).
Kharkiv Municipal Art Gallery is constantly among the top five leading galleries and exhibition centers in Ukraine.