Alexander Grekhov Shevchenko's Quantum Leap

Exhibition February 10 − March 10, 2019
At the metro station Taras Shevchenko in Kiev, an exhibition of the artist Alexander Grekhov "Shevchenko's quantum leap", which shows the Ukrainian poet in the form of famous movie characters and historical figures. The exhibition was organized by the National Museum of Shevchenko and the Kiev Metro. Under each illustration you can find an explanation of how the character is associated with Shevchenko.

“Through the new form created by Alexander Grekhov, you can talk about stories from Shevchenko’s life, his preferences, look for parallels and look at Taras Grigorievich’s life and work from a new perspective. For us, as a museum, Ш Shevchenko’s Quantum Leap’ is the way to a wide audience, this is going beyond the museum, this is Shevchenko here and now - lively, bright, interesting, "the exhibition curator Anastasia Abolesheva notes.