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Title Building the revolution : soviet art and architecture, 1915-1935 / [exhibition curators, Mary Anne Stevens, Maria Tsantsanoglou with the collaboration of Richard Pare

Publ Info London : Royal Academy of Arts, [2011]
New York : Distributed in the U.S. adn Canada by Harry N. Abrams, Inc
 RWU Arch  ARCH N6988 .B84 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 270 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
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Note "First published on the occasion of the exhibition Building the Revolution: Soviet Arts and Architecture 1915-1935, organised by the Royal Academy of Arts in collaboration with the SMCA - Costakis Collection,Thessalomiki ... CaixaForum Barcelona, 3 February - 17 April 2011. CaixaForum Madrid, 26 May - 18 September 2011. Royal Academy of Arts, London, 29 October 2011 - 22 January 2012"--T.p. verso
Includes biographical information of artists (p. 253-256) and of architects (p. 257-265)
Contents Uneasy crossings: the architecture of the Russian avant-garde between east and west / Jean-Louis Cohen. -- The sysnthesis of art and architecture in the Russian avant-garde: the Costakis collection testimony / Maria Tsanisanoglou. -- Photographs from the Schusev State Museum of Architecture of the 1920s and early 1930s / Maria Ametova and Maria Rogozina. -- The painter as architect: explorations towards a constructivist archtecture / Christina Lodder. -- Spreading the word / Richard Pare intervieved by Tim Tower
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 266) and index
This text charts the trajectory of Russian avant-garde architecture during the brief but intense period of design and construction which took place between 1922 and 1935
LC subject Art -- Soviet Union -- History
Art -- Soviet Union -- Exhibitions
Art -- Soviet Union -- 20th century -- History
Architecture -- Soviet Union -- History
Architecture -- Soviet Union -- Exhibitions
Add Author Stevens, Mary Anne
Tsantsanoglou, Maria
Pare, Richard
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
Kratiko Mouseio Synchrons Techns (Greece)
CaixaForum (Barcelona, Spain)
CaixaForum (Madrid, Spain)
ISBN 9781905711918