SOVIET ARCHITECTURE

[Image: Photo by Filip Dujardin, courtesy of the artist].Belgian photographer Filip Dujardin makes images of unexpected buildings – that is, he “combines photographs of parts of buildings int…

Proun, ca 1922-23 gouache on paper. El lissitzky (1890-1941) was a Russian artist, designer, photographer, typographer, polemicist and architect who designed many exhibitions and propaganda for the Soviet Union in the early 20th century. He was an important figure of the Russian avant garde, helping develop suprematism with his mentor, Kazimir Malevich.

Russian artist El Lissitzky - Proun (c. whose work greatly influenced the Bauhaus and constructivist movements

Moscow, Russia, 25/04/2013..The cylindrical Melnikov House [1927-1929], the most famous construction by Soviet avant-garde architect Konstantin Melnikov, in central Moscow. The house, which is slowly collapsing, is the subject of a complex dispute between the architect's grand-daughter Ekaterina, who lives there and wants to turn it into a museum, her sister Elena, and businessman Sergei Gordeev.

The cylindrical Melnikov House, Moscow by architect Konstantin Melnikov

El Lissitzky, Proun, 1925

A Proun by El Lissitzky, Commenting on Proun in El Lissitzky stated, "We brought the canvas into circles . and while we turn, we raise ourselves into the

The Story of Two Squares by El Lissitzky (1920)

Constructivism prints, posters, constructivism photos by Alexander Rodchenko. Buy constructivism prints and posters

Chapter 26: USSR Pavilion in Paris, France in 1925. Published in Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Mondernes.

Soviet pavilion at the International Exposition of Modern Industrial and Decorative Arts, Konstantin Melnikov, Paris 1925

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