Archive for the 'Russian avant-garde' Category

Manfredo Tafuri’s Architecture and Utopia: Design and Capitalist Development (1971)

• November 19, 2011 • 1 Comment

Bruno Taut’s “Russia’s Architectural Situation” (1929)

• September 27, 2011 • 1 Comment

Kazimir Malevich’s “The Constructive Painting of Russian Artist and Constructivism” (1929)

• August 29, 2011 • 5 Comments

Kazimir Malevich’s “Painting and the Problem of Architecture” (1928)

• August 29, 2011 • 6 Comments

Marcel Breuer’s “Where do We Stand?” (1934)

• June 28, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Aleksei Gan’s Constructivism (1922)

• June 23, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Nikolai Dokuchaev’s “The competition for the planning of Magnitogorsk” (1930)

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“Explanatory notes on the OSA Team’s Project for the Socialist Settlement at Magnitogorsk Chemical and Metallurgical Combine” (1930)

• June 23, 2011 • Leave a Comment

The Editors of Modern Architecture‘s “Palace of Culture for the Proletarskii district of Moscow” (1930)

• June 23, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Moisei Ginzburg, “Results and Prospects” (1927)

• June 23, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Mikhail Okhitovich, “On the Problem of the City” (1929)

• June 23, 2011 • 1 Comment

Nikolai Krasil’nikov, “Problems of Contemporary Architecture: Final Diploma project in Aleksandr Vesnin’s studio in VKhUTEIN, 1928”

• June 23, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Georgi Krutikov, “The Architectural Research Laboratory in the Architecture Faculty of the VKhUTEMAS-VKhUTEIN: Report on its first two years by Ladovskii’s assistant in the Lab’s operation” (1928)

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Ia.A. Kornfel’d, “Academic Conferences in the VKhUTEMAS” (1926)

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Moisei Ginzburg, “Course Program: ‘Theory of Architectural Composition’” (1926)

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Aleksei Gan, “Notes on Kazimir Malevich” (1927)

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Moisei Ginzburg’s “New Methods of Architectural Thought” (1926)

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Nikolai Ladovskii, “The Psychotechnical Laboratory of Architecture: Posing the Problem” (1926)

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El Lissitzky’s “‘Americanism’ in European Architecture” (1925)

• June 23, 2011 • 2 Comments

El Lissitzky’s “The Catastrophe of Architecture” (1921)

• June 23, 2011 • 4 Comments

Iakov Chernikhov’s The Construction of Architectural and Machine Forms (1932)

• November 17, 2010 • 3 Comments

Moisei Ginzburg’s “Results and Prospects” (1927)

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Nikolai Miliutin’s Sotsgorod: The Problem of Building Socialist Cities (1930)

• November 1, 2010 • 7 Comments

Moisei Ginzburg’s “Contemporary Architecture in Russia” (1928)

• October 31, 2010 • 2 Comments

АСНОВА, «Идеологическая-Теоретическая-Методологическая И.Т.М. секция АСНОВА» (1927)

• October 28, 2010 • Leave a Comment

АСНОВА, «Доклад АСНОВА» (1926 г.)

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Le Corbusier’s “In Defense of Architecture” (1929)

• October 27, 2010 • 2 Comments

El Lissitzky’s The Reconstruction of Architecture in the Soviet Union (1929)

• October 27, 2010 • 5 Comments

Karel Teige’s Modern Architecture in Czechoslovakia (1929)

• October 26, 2010 • 6 Comments

Николай Ладовский, «Психотехническая лаборатория архитектуры (в порядке постановки вопроса)» (1926 г.)

• October 24, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Николай Ладовский, «Об организации восприятия пространтсвенных величин и обьектов» (1929 г.)

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Николаий Ладовский, «О динамической планировочной структуре города» (1930 г.)

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Николай Ладовский, «О перспективах стандартизации жилищного строительства» (1930 г.)

• October 24, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Николай Ладовский, «Планировка Автостроя и Магнитогорска в вузе» (1931 г.)

• October 24, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Sigfried Giedion’s “Live Museum” (1929)

• October 24, 2010 • 1 Comment

Traugott Schakher’s “El Lissitzky” (1928)

• October 24, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ernő Kállai’s “El Lissitzky” (1924)

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Ernő Kállai’s “Lissitzky” (1922)

• October 24, 2010 • 4 Comments

The Editors of Blok’s “What Constructivism Is” (1924)

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Hans Richter’s “Toward Constructivism” (1924)

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Alfréd Kemény “Abstract Design from Suprematism to the Present” (1924)

• October 23, 2010 • 2 Comments

Alfréd Kemény’s “The Dynamic Principle of Cosmic Construction, as Related to the Functional Significance of Constructive Design” (1923)

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Alfréd Kemény’s “Constructivist Art and Péri’s Spatial Constructions” (1923)

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Henryk Berlewi’s “The Arts Abroad” (1922-23)

• October 23, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ernő Kállai’s “Herwarth Walden” (1928)

• October 23, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Mart Stam’s “Makeyekvka” (1932)

• October 23, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ernő Kállai’s, Alfréd Kemény’s, László Moholy-Nagy’s, and László Péri’s “Manifesto” (1923)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ernő Kállai’s “Correction (To the Attention of De Stijl)” (1923)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ernő Kállai’s “Constructivism” (1923)

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Ernő Kállai’s (under the pen name Péter Mátyás’) “Lajos Kassák” (1921)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Arthur Holitscher’s “Statement” on the Catalogue of the First Exhibition of Russian Art, Van Diemen Gallery, Berlin (1922)

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David Shterenberg’s “Foreword” to the Catalogue of the First Exhibition of Russian Art, Van Diemen Gallery, Berlin (1922)

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Branko Ve Poljanski’s “Through the Russian Exhibition” (1923)

• October 22, 2010 • 4 Comments

Alfréd Kemény’s “Notes to the Russian Artists’ Exhibition in Berlin” (1923)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ernő Kállai’s “The Russian Exhibition in Berlin” (1923)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Lajos Kassák’s “The Russian Exhibit in Berlin” (1922)

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Adolf Behne’s “On the Russian Exhibition” (1922)

• October 22, 2010 • 4 Comments

Paul Westheim’s “The Exhibition of Russian Artists” (1922)

• October 22, 2010 • 4 Comments

De Stijl, “A Short Review of the Proceedings [of the Congress of International Progressive Artists], Followed by the Statements Made by the Artists’ Groups” (1922)

• October 22, 2010 • 2 Comments

Lajos Kassák’s, Sándor Barta’s, János Mácza’s, Endre Gáspár’s, László Moholy-Nagy’s, Ernő Kállai’s, Jolán Simon’s, Lajos Kudlák’s, and Erzsébet Ujvári’s “The Stand Taken by the Vienna MA Group Toward the First Düsseldorf Congress of Progressive Artists” (1922)

• October 22, 2010 • 3 Comments

Henryk Berlewi’s “The International Exhibition in Düsseldorf” (1922)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Tadeusz Peiper’s “Malevich in Poland” (1927)

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Mieczysław Szczuka’s “Funeral of Suprematism” (1927)

• October 22, 2010 • Leave a Comment

El Lissitzky’s “Architecture in the USSR” (1925)

• October 21, 2010 • 2 Comments

Ernő Kállai’s “Painting and Photography” (1927)

• October 21, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Willi Baumeister’s, Adolf Behne’s, Max Burchartz’s, Will Grohmann’s, Wassily Kandinsky’s, Lajos Kassák’s, László Moholy-Nagy’s, Piet Mondrian’s, and Georg Muche’s “Debate on Ernő Kállai’s Article ‘Painting and Photography’” (1927)

• October 21, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Ernő Kállai’s “Reply to the Debate on My Article ‘Painting and Photography’” (1927)

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Karel Teige’s “Poetism” (1924)

• October 21, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Lajos Kassák’s “Back to the Workbench” (1923)

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Tadeusz Peiper’s “At the Bauhaus” (1927)

• October 21, 2010 • 1 Comment

Karel Teige’s “Ten Years of the Bauhaus” (1929-1930)

• October 21, 2010 • 2 Comments

Le Corbusier’s “The Atmosphere of Moscow,” along with His Letter to Ginzburg on Deurbanization (1930)

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Theo van Doesburg’s, László Moholy-Nagy’s, Hans Arp’s, and Ivan Puni’s “A Call for an Elementarist Art” (1921)

• October 20, 2010 • 1 Comment

Karel Teige’s “Constructivism and the Liquidation of ‘Art’” (1925)

• October 20, 2010 • 3 Comments

A. Gatman’s “Hannes Meyer on the Bauhaus at Moscow” (1930)

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Anonymous from Novosibirsk, “On the Subject of Discussions Concerning Russian Architecture”

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

“Reports from Moscow: Taut’s Return from Moscow” (1933)

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Hans Schmidt’s “The Soviet Union and Modern Architecture” (1932)

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Hannes Meyer’s “Construction, Construction Workers, and Technicians in the Soviet Union” (1931)

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Martin Wagner’s “Russia Builds Cities” (1931)

• October 20, 2010 • 2 Comments

Ernst May’s “City Building in the USSR” (1931)

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Wilm Stein’s “Experiment: ‘Socialist Cities’: Realization of Communes too Expensive — Therefore Postponed” (1931)

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

M. Ilyin’s “Moscow: Russian Urbanism” (1931)

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

P. Martell’s “Legislation Concerning Residential Development in the Soviet Union” (1928)

• October 20, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Theo van Doesburg, “The Capital vs. the Countryside: OSA’s Propaganda for a Modern Community Architecture” (1929)

• October 19, 2010 • Leave a Comment

Theo van Doesburg’s “Abstraction, Dream, and Utopia: Conflicting Movements in Russian Architecture” (1928)

• October 19, 2010 • Leave a Comment

“Architecture and Revolution — Revolutionary Architecture? Utopian designs by Tatlin, Lissitzky, and Others” (1928)

• October 19, 2010 • 1 Comment