El Lissitzky's Portrait - image via metalocuses

El Lissitzky

Constructivism, Suprematism
Yayoi Kusama - The Little Mermaid book illustration
Top Lists, Book(s) in Focus   |   Elena Martinique

When famous artists illustrate our favorite books, we're certainly in for a treat. From Dali to Warhol, here are some of the most notable book designs.

El Lissitzky - Etude de costume (Milda) pour Je veux un enfant (mise en scène non réalisée de Vsevolod Meyerhold au Théâtre d’État Meyerhold [Moscou]), 1927
Exhibition Announcements   |   Elena Martinique

Organized by Centre Pompidou, the latest exhibition at the Grand Palais explores the Russian art in the aftermath of the October Revolution 1917.

Olga Rozanova - In the Street (detail), 1915, Slobodskoy Museum-Exhibition Center
Exhibition Announcements   |   Andrey V.

The exhibition about to be unveiled at the Museo Reina Sofia will dive into the vital role Russian avant-garde art had within the international Dada movement.

Marc Chagall - Over the Village, 1918, Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, © Adagp, Paris 2018
Exhibition Announcements, Art History   |   Andrey V.

The current Centre Pompidou show will focus on the artworks made in Vitebsk's public school, many of which turned out to be cornerstones of Russian modernity.

Museum voor Schone Kunsten (MSK), via stad
Art News   |   Andrey V.

Following an unexpected turn of events, Museum voor Schone Kunsten in Ghent decided to remove the questionable Russian avant-garde art from their exhibition.

El Lissitsky - Unstoppable photomontage (detail)
Exhibition Announcements, Art History   |   Elena Martinique

Honoring the October Revolution centenary, Tate Modern is hosting a comprehensive show that will offer a visual history of Russia and the Soviet Union.

Esther Stocker - Space Installation. Image via lodownmagazine.com
Art History   |   Eli Anapur

In this feature we examine theoretical postulates of perception in art, how Maurice Merleau-Ponty defines it, and how it affects our understanding of art.

Marcel Duchamp - The Fountain, 1917
Art History   |   Widewalls Editorial

What is avant garde ? Read about the most groundbreaking art movement of the 20th century - how avant garde affected music, theatre, photography, and visual arts.