Chernobyl Experience

Artists’ Talk

Marshall J. Gardner Center For The Arts

Join us to hear The Decay Devils discuss their 2019 trip to Pripyat, Ukraine—the site of the Chernobyl disaster and the buildings it left behind. Expect and eye-opening, first-hand explanation of the conditions, and how this compares to our conditions here, in Gary, Indiana.


There is a $5 suggested donation for this event.

Join the Decay Devils as they recreate the spaces visited on their 2019 visit to Pripyat, Ukraine. This gallery will showcase photography, artifacts, and even Ukranian cuisine. Be sure to mark your calendars!

October 1st–November 7th

Regular hours

Chernobyl Experience Itinerary

Opening Reception & Book Release Party
Friday, Oct. 1st
6 – 9 pm
Chernobyl & Chicken
Friday, Oct. 8th
6 – 9 pm
Artists' Talk
Friday, Oct. 22nd
6 – 8 pm
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“Artists' Talk” is part of the larger “Chernobyl Experience” event, and part of our Exhibits series.

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P.O. Box 2405, Gary, IN 46403

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Marshall J. Gardner Center for the Arts
540 S. Lake Street, Gary, IN 46403
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