Lissitzky [Lissitsky, Lisitski, Lisitsky, Lisitskiy, Lissitzki, Lisitzki, Lissizki], El [El'] (Lazar [Lazar'] Markovich) (1890-1941)
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.
Information only. This is not a book or an artwork
Item ID: i0103
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