Magazine: BRIGADA KHUDOZHNIKOV ("Artists' Brigade") 1931 No. 5-6.
Large 4to (9-3/4 x 8-1/2) Softcover. Text in Russian. Profusely illustrated. Cover by M. Dobrokovsky. Design by M. Il'in and G. Roginsky. Illustrated by works of G. Klutsis, El Lissitsky, S. Sen'kin, V. Kulagina, et al. Foldout. 6500 copies only. [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. Exhibited at 'The Great Utopia" in Guggenheim Museum in 1992.]
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