Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Iakov Chernikhov, Suprematist Composition (1922). Yakov Georgievich Chernikhov was a constructivist architect and graphic designer. His books on architectural design published in Leningrad between 1927 and 1933 are amongst the most innovatory texts of their time.

from arkinet

Monument to the Third International

Tatlin's Tower. Vladimir Tatlin was a Russian & Soviet painter and architect. With Kazimir Malevich he was one of the two most important figures in the Russian avant-garde art movement of the 1920s, and he later became an important artist in the Constructivist movement. He is most famous for his design for The Monument to the Third International, more commonly known as Tatlin's Tower, which he began in 1919.


One of my all-time favorites! Ivan Puni (Jean Pougny), Flight of Forms, 1919. In "A Revolutionary Impulse: The Rise of the Russian Avant-Garde", opening Dec. 2 at @themuseumofmodernart #revolutionaryimpulse #ivanpuni #jeanpougny #russianavantgarde #russianart