Tatyana Horoshko,or Taty is an international artist, portrait painter and brand designer who received her formal, classic art education at the National Art Academy of KYIV, Ukraine.
Taty and her parents escaped from the USSR and the Soviet regime to the US. After she arrived in America, she studied fashion design and illustration at the Parsons School of Design and the New School. Following her formal education she traveled to Europe to master her skills as a Portrait painter in Rome, Italy and Vienna, Austria, where she painted oil portraits, for artist and gallery owner Pabolo De Caro. She exhibited her work at his gallery in Rome and Ladispoli, Italy.
She then specialized in commission work and group shows.
Soon after she return to the US, she was commissioned by Frances Rappaport, the founder and designer of Francesca Of Damon, a luxury brand, to paint fine art furniture for her private collection, mostly decorated by Iris Apfel Barrel, as well as creating prints for couture silk blouses. As her mentor, Francesca had a huge impact on her creativity and development as an artist and designer.
She also create art for notable brands including Ann Taylor, loft, Nordstrom‘s, Neiman Marcus, Coldwater creek, and Dior scarves.
Ahead of the Broadway Opening of Lempicka The Longacre Theatre Is Showcasing Art Work By Tamara de Lempicka
The Longacre Theatre (220 W 48th St.), soon-to-be home of the sweeping new musical, Lempicka, is showcasing a curated selection of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka’s most famous works. Eschewing traditional theatrical front-of-house advertising, the Longacre’s façade now boasts prints, creating a museum-quality exhibition right in the heart of Times Square. The musical opens on Broadway on April 14, 2024 at the same venue.
The Longacre’s outdoor exhibition includes works of Self Portrait (Tamara in a Green Bugatti) (1929), Young Girl in Green (1927), Nu Adossé I (1925), The Red Tunic (1927), The Blue Scarf (1930), The Green Turban (1930), Portrait of Marjorie Ferry (1932), Portrait of Ira P. (1930), Portrait of Romana de la Salle (1928), and Adam and Eve (1932).
Starring Eden Espinosa and directed by Tony Award winner Rachel Chavkin, Lempicka features book, lyrics, and original concept by Carson Kreitzer, book and music by Matt Gould, and choreography by Raja Feather Kelly.
Spanning decades of political and personal turmoil and told through a thrilling, pop-infused score, Lempicka boldly explores the contradictions of a world in crisis, a woman ahead of her era, and an artist whose time has finally come.
Young Girl in Green painted by Tamara de Lempicka (1927). Oil on plywood.