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Jane Angelini

February 2021

Russian Revolutionary Art and Propaganda

February 2 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

A two part talk with a short break on Russian revolutionary art from 1910 - 1940 By the turn of the 20th century Russia had become a cauldron of radicalism, where Avant Garde artists like Malevich, El Lissitsky, Popova, Tatlin and Rodchenko worked with a remarkable sense of creative urgency, and an aspiration to affect unprecedented socio-political transformation. Their movements – Constructivism and Suprematism were harnessed to the war effort by Lenin, when new tools of propaganda were needed to…

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