Monthly Archives: November 2011


As part of the exhibit «Иван Николаев. Наука русского авангарда» (Ivan Nikolaev. Russian avant-garde science) at the VKHUTEMAS GALLERY, a presentation of Nikolaev’s book «Акведуки античного Рима» was held last week. Some photos from the event: Portrait of I.S. … Continue reading

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Today I paid a visit to Nikolaev’s Student Commune House to check out the progress on the reconstruction / restoration … ^Construction is still going as the weather gets messy ^View from the characteristic skinny windows ^Kitchen / hang out … Continue reading

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Constructivism Today

Another great reason to be in London right now: CONSTRUCTIVISM TODAY LECTURE SERIES Lecture 1: : Wed 2 November 2011, 7.30pm He who works, eats: Samara’s Factory Canteen and other masterpieces of Russian Provincial Constructivism Lecture 2: Thu 10 November … Continue reading

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Building the Revolution, in London

Wish I was in London right now, to see this: Building the Revolution: Soviet Art and Architecture 1915-1935 at the Royal Academy of Arts on view till January 22, 2012. This exhibition examines Russian avant-garde architecture made during a brief … Continue reading

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