Klutsis [Klucis, Kluzis, Cluzis, Clucis, Klutsch, Klutscha] , Gustav [Gustavs] Gustavovich (1895-1938)
Well-known Soviet Avant-garde artist. Graphic art, street and book design, posters, agitprop. Studied in VKhUTEMAS. 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.
Information on Klutsis can be found in John Milner. "A Dictionary..." pp. 202-205, Costakis Collection pp. 206-222, M. C. Bown p. 147, and other sources.
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