Monument to the Conquerors of Space in Moscow (1964)

The Monument to the Conquerers of Space, Moscow was erected in 1964 to celebrate achievements of the Soviet space exploration program.

Minimal Belgrade: Futuristic photography series captures Belgrade’s 20th-century architecture | Creative Boom

archatlas: “Minimal Belgrade Mirko Nahmijas From the artist: Minimal Belgrade is an artistic series depicting some of the most prominent pieces of Belgrade’s mid-twentieth century architecture.

Photographer Jan Kempenaers toured the countryside of former countries that made up Yugoslavia and documented old, forgotten monuments. Many of the monuments are WWII and concentration camp memorials commissioned by president Josip Broz Tito in the 60s and 70s. Following the fall of socialism they were and remain abandoned and forgotten.

Forgotten and Abandoned Monuments in Former Yugoslavia

Photographer Jan Kempenaers toured the countryside of former countries that made up Yugoslavia and documented old, forgotten monuments

Worker and Kolkhoz Woman statue, a Soviet monument created by Soviet sculptor Vera Mukhina for the 1937 World Fair in Paris.  It is now in Moscow, Russia.  by Dmitry Kukushkin

Worker and Kolkhoz Woman statue, a Soviet monument created by Soviet sculptor Vera Mukhina for the 1937 World's Fair in Paris. It is now in Moscow, Russia. by Dmitry Kukushkin

The 160 ft (49 m) tall African Renaissance Monument, a bronze statue outside of Dakar, Senegal, designed by the Senegalese Pierre Goudiaby, constructed by the North Korea-based Mansudae Overseas Projects between 2008 and 2010. (from "These Mega-Sculptures Are the Biggest in the World")

These Mega-Sculptures Are the Biggest in the World

The African Renaissance Monument (French: Le Monument de la Renaissance africaine) is a tall bronze statue located on top of one of the twin hills known as Collines des Mamelles, outside of Dakar, Senegal. Built overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in the O

The Yugoslavian monuments known as "Spomenik" are another incomparable Eastern entry

During the and the then Yugoslavian president Josip Broz Tito, commissioned several memorial sites and monuments called ‘Spomeniks’ dedicated to World War II battles, and concentration camp sites.

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