The Pysanka Museum of Eggs

April 24, 2011
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The Pysanka Museum of Eggs

Design, easteregg, museum[Photo by Oleksiy M]

Celebrating the beauty, customs and rituals in Easter Egg decorating, the Ukrainian Pysanka Museum, known as the "Museum of Eggs," displays and preserves the tradition of egg painting.

Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum
Design, easteregg, museum

The 13 meter high egg-shaped museum was constructed in 2000 and now houses over 12,000 works of folk art.

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Jessica Patterson

Jessica Patterson

Hi, I'm Jessica. I'm a Designer and Writer at Drawbackwards and write for the Design Blog at Design.org. I enjoy vintage things, letterpress, publication design, and long walks around the Cesar Chavez Park pond. You can follow me on twitter at @jessdoodled for lots of fun randomness.

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