Unique icons exhibition opens in Grodno

21 January 2014

The exhibition features more than twenty icons of Orthodox saints painted with amber. The Grodno iconographer has become famous after painting the biggest amber icons in the world. Her unique works can be found in churches and private collections in Poland, Russia, Singapore, the USA and even the Holy Mount Athos.

Over the past two years, the artist has used more than 600 kilograms of amber to create her masterpieces. On average, it takes up to 2-3 weeks to paint a large icon.