Sunday, 03 May 2009 June 7 at 1 pm at Belarusan Museum located 401 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y. an opening reception of the art exhibition “DREAMS and REFLECTIONS” and a meeting with a Belarusan artist Yelena Tylkina will take place. Yelena will present retrospective art work created from 1979 to 2009.

Yelena Tylkina was born in 1965, in the City of Orsha, Vitebsk Province, Belarus.  She had her first exhibition at the age of 13. She completed all her Art education in Belarus and Russia with honors. Her studies in art included oil, acrylic, watercolor and pastel painting, graphics, sculpture, murals, and portraiture.

Each and every one of her works is a philosophical, social and psychoanalytical essay which is contemporary yet timeless, emotionally deep and always professionally executed. Yelena Tylkina creates a poetic world which is real, sublime and spiritual. Her style of work includes Figurative Symbolism, Surrealism, Imaginary Realism, Graffiti and Erotica.

In 1989, she immigrated to United States and lives in New York City. Yelena Tylkina has won several awards and honors for her contribution to the art world nationally and internationally and her work is included in many private and corporate collections all over the globe.

The museum extends a warm welcome to the exhibition to everyone. Those wishing to make financial contributions to help support the exhibition, please call (646) 234-9240 or send checks to Belarusian Museum, 401 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217, USA