"CUlture is the widening of the mind and the spirit" - Jawaharlal Nehru


The former director of Los Angeles's Craft and Folk Art Museum (CAFAM), Maryna continues her mission of championing a human centric approach to art and culture as an independent curator, design researcher and art advisor. 

Combining curatorial research, an intuitive approach to beauty and visual sophistication, Maryna help clients cut through the clutter to elevate their work.   Working with architects, designers and luxury brands, Maryna amplifies creative endeavours with panache and patina. 

As the founder of The Cosmopolite Project, a cultural intelligence firm, Maryna curates business insights, identifies cultural trends and develops creative strategies for global clients.  

With a colorful career that includes work in NYC, Kyiv, London, Dubai and Los Angeles, Maryna’s relationships with global artists, artisans and creative thinkers play an integral role in shaping each project.  A love of art and objects with an explicit narrative, a keen interest cultural history, and a deep appreciation for the handmade, guide her sophisticated layering of aesthetic elements.

Follow Maryna on Instagram @globalcurator for daily treasures.