Trivium Art HistoryThe Artists

Aleksandra EksterRhythm and dynamic movement

Aleksandra Ekster was a Russian Badass Female Artist born on January 18, 1882. Ekster contributed to the Cubist, and Futurist movements, worked in France, Austria, and died on March 17, 1949.

Alexandra Alexandrovna Exter is a Russian-French painter that explored dynamic movement through the rhythmic quality of her color balance. She also helped with stage design for Aleksander Tairov at Kamerny Theater, she collaborated on Aelita, a science fiction film and she helped with the Soviet Pavilion's International Exposition of Modern Industrial and Decorative Arts. Alexandra traversed times of civil war from the Soviet Union and sought creativity and originality  through her paintings and artwork.

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