MONUMENTAL PAINTINGS BY TYMCHENKO-SKYTSIUK FAMILY  KAZKA  [1]

KAZKA

Toyshop "Kazka Nova" Ukraine, Kiev, 1979. Wall painting. Wall paintings of the Toy Store "Kazka" (Kiev) - created in 1979 by well-known master of Petrykivka painting and folk decorative painting Marfa Tymchenko with her husband Ivan Skytsiuk and daughter Olena Skytsiuk. Wall paintings depicted plots of about 50 Ukrainian and other fairy tales. In 2002, during the repair of the store by the new owners, the murals were completely covered with plasterboard for the next 15 years. In October 2017 the company RedHead Family Corporation network, which now owns the store, announced the restoration of wall paintings by a group of artists led by daughter of Marfa Timchenko, Elena Skytsiuk and granddaughter Elena Kulyk.