News: Press

James Butterwick on BBC4 – 11 March, 21:00GMT

Further to his lecture, ‘The Dark Side of the Moon, the mass faking of the Russian Avant Garde,’ Arts Society lecturer James Butterwick will feature in the above programme to be shown on BBC4 on March 11th at 21.00 GMT. It will... Read More

Apollo Magazine Exhibition of the Year: In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900–1930s

In an exhibition consisting of 66 works, James Butterwick either owned or sourced 13 works, was one of the main sponsors and has, since 2014, put on four personal exhibitions of Oleksandr Bohomazov, quoted by Apollo magazine as ‘“in a show of discoveries, perhaps none was more memorable than Oleksandr Bohomazov, an artist who fused cubism and Futurism, already hailed as the unknown genius of the Ukrainian avant-garde.” Read More

Ukrainian exhibition makes Apollo magazine, ‘Exhibition of the Year’ shortlist

“In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900 – 1930’s”, the ground-breaking exhibition of Ukrainian painting of the first three decades of 20th century art at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid, has been voted onto the... Read More

The Scrouge of Russian Avant-garde Fakes

Fascinating article by Konstantin Akinsha published in the International Foundation for Art Research (IFAR) Journal, Vol. 21, nos. 3&4 this year gives a deep insight into the history of Russian avant grade art fakes. “In September... Read More

Robert Chandler reviews “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900-1930s”

Delighted to share the detailed and insightful review by Robert Chandler of the In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900-1930s, an exhibition of modernist works from Ukraine, currently on display at the Thyssen-Bornemisza museum... Read More

Revelation amid desecration: early-20th-century Ukrainian art

Delighted to have several of artworks from our collection to be features in the exhibition of modernist works from Ukraine, currently in Madrid, is an important act of cultural salvage. This exhibition of early-20th-century art from Ukraine... Read More

Press about “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900-1930s”

Several artworks from our collection are featured at the new exhibition “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900–1930s” which opened at the Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum on 29 November 2022 and will run till 30 April... Read More

Ukrainian Modernist masterpieces transported from Kyiv under missile fire find refuge in Madrid exhibition

“An exhibition of Ukrainian Modernist works opening next week at the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid has been organised in record time, and under trying conditions, following Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February. In... Read More

Reader’s Digest: “When peace returns, Ukraine could emerge as an art superpower”

We are grateful to Susan Gray, Reader's Digest, for an important and timely article about Ukrainian art featuring several works by Oleksandr Bohomazov from our collection and comments by James Butterwick. Read More

Oleksandr Bohomazov at TEFAF 2022: Follow Up and Press

Thank you to everyone who visited our exhibition, ‘Oleksandr Bohomazov. Ukrainian Renaissance’, at TEFAF this June. The Press coverage for the event was unparalleled. Please explore the list of articles below: Antykvar magazine (in Ukrainian)... Read More

German Handelsblatt features our TEFAF show of Bohomazov

Delighted to be featured in German press – Handelsblatt this time: “James Butterwick, who has sold two works by Ukrainian avant-garde artist Oleksandr Bohomazov, predicts skyrocketing prices for this undervalued artist inspired... Read More

Bohomazov exhibition featured in Frankfurter Allgemeine

Thank you Frankfurter Allgemeine for featuring us in your TEFAF review. “London gallery owner James Butterwick calls his one-man show of works, inspired by Futurism and Rayonism, by Oleksandr Bohomazov, to which the Cologne Museum Ludwig... Read More