Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art artists files

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1960s–present
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

10 bankers boxes and 13 binders (approximately 18 linear feet) and digital files of material relating to Ukrainian-American and American modern artists, with an emphasis on artists of Chicago. Materials include correspondence, vitae, catalogues and other printed ephemera, photographs, slides, transparencies, and other items on and by individual artists, notably UIMA founders Konstantin Milonadis and Mychajlo Urban, founding curator Wasyl Kacurovsky, and Jacques Hnizdovsky, Jurij Solovij, and Lialia Kuchma.