In the historical complex of the National Museum. Andrei Sheptytsky presented the exhibition Bohdan Jay "Artist from Janov". The exposition provides the entire creative path of the master, his development, creative transformation. In the works of the artist refers to certain aspects of his artistic method, formed under the influence of Lviv academic school. In the traditional format and way of communicating with the outside world, it allocates its own sensual-emotional impression.
Bogdan Petrovich Jay was born October 27, 1938 in Ivano-Frankivsk. He studied at the Trush School and the Institute of Decorative and Applied Arts. Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine. For thirty years he worked in the monumental workshop of the Lviv Artistic and Industrial Works of the Art Fund, taught drawing and painting at the Ivano-Frankivsk Art School. The works of Bogdan Jay are kept in the collections of museums, as well as in private collections in Ukraine and abroad.
The master believed that "art is not an image of beautiful things, but a good image of things ..."