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Exhibition Catalogue: KHUDOZHNIKI RSFSR ZA 15 LET ("Artists of Russian Federation in 15 Years"). Posters and Caricatures.
Moscow: Vsekokhudozhnik, 1933.
Text in Russian. Softcover. Illustrated. 4000 copies only. [One of the most important Soviet exhibitions of Russian Avant-garde. The participants exhibited their works executed in the period from 1917. All styles were presented there: Realism, Futurism, Suprematism, Constructivism, etc. At this exhibition participated such well-known Avant-garde artists as Chekhonin, Cheremnykh, Deineka, Deni, Klutsis, Kulagina, Lebedev, Lissitzky, Mayakovsky, Moor, Prusakov, Stenberg Bothers, and many others. - [Chekhonin, Sergei (1878-1936 Germany): Well-known Russian and Soviet avant-garde artist. Painter, graphic artist. Posters, porcelain, bookplates, agitprop. "World of Art", "Dom Iskusstv", "Obshchina Khudozhnikov", AKhRR. Exhibited in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Chagall, Dobuzhinsky, Exter, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Lissitzky, Malevich, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Stenberg, Stepanova, Tatlin, etc. - Klutsis (Klucis), Gustav (1895-1938): Well-known Soviet artist. Graphic artist, street and book designer, posters, agitprop. Studied in VKhUTEMAS, the famous school of Russian avant-garde. Circle of Malevich and Lissitzky. Invented color photomontage. Participated in many exhibitions, domestic and abroad: in 1922 (Berlin) with Archipenko, Chagall, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Lissitzky, Malevich, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Tatlin, etc. - Lissitzky, El' (Lazar') (1890-1941): The famous Russian and Soviet avant-garde artist. Graphic art, typography, design, architecture, book design, photography. Studied from Malevich. One of the most prominent artists in Constructivism style, especially in typography. Close to BAUHAUS. "October". Exhibited in 1922 (Berlin) with Exter, Filonov, Gabo, Kandinsky, Klutsis, Popova, Puni (Pougny), Rodchenko, Rozanova, Tatlin; in 1932 (Philadelphia) with Archipenko, Chagall, Goncharova, Larionov, Malevich, Tzadkin, etc. - Mayakovsky, Vladimir (1893-1930): The most famous Soviet poet, one of the founders of Russian Futurism. - Stenberg Brothers (Georgy 1900-1933, Vladimir 1899-1982): Soviet avant-garde artists, constructivists. Posters, design, Agitprop, exhibitions, street design. Members of OBMOKhU with Rodchenko. Members of "Oktiabr'" ("October") with Vesnin brothers, Klutsis, Lissitzky, Meyerhold, Diego Rivera, Eisenstein. Worked for Moscow Chamber Theater. Exhibited in 1922 (Berlin) with Popova, Puni (Pougny), Chagall, Rozanova, Filonov, Archipenko, Gabo, Kandinsky, Malevich, etc.
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