As Ukrinform reports, it reported in Facebook daughter of the artist Lesya Bodnar.
“My heart breaks in terrible pain … Dad is gone. 65 ”- wrote the artist’s daughter Lesya Bodnar on his page.
According to the artist’s friends, the cause of death was coronavirus.
The artist became infected together with his wife, both have a severe course of the disease, and his wife is also in hospital. Yesterday Yuri Bodnar was connected to the ventilator. He died today.
Yuriy Bodnar was born on June 28, 1955 in the village of Dovhe in the Irshava region, studied in the Ternopil region and lived in Uzhhorod.
He wrote works in the field of easel painting, in the genres of portrait, landscape and still life.