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Modernism

Constructivism
Art should only serve society.

Constructivism, ModernismBe Ready!
Beat the Whites with the Red Wedge, El Lissitzky

Beat the Whites with the Red Wedge El Lissitzky, 1920

Construction, Aleksandr Rodchenko

Construction Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1920

Head of a Woman, Naum Gabo

Head of a Woman Naum Gabo, 1917 – 1920

Model for a Fountain, Antoine Pevsner

Model for a Fountain Antoine Pevsner, 1920

Space and time are re-born to us today

Realistic Manifesto Naum Gabo, Antoine Pevsner, 1920

Realistic Manifesto, Broadside, Naum Gabo

Realistic Manifesto, Broadside Naum Gabo, Antoine Pevsner, 1920

The organization of artistic elements must be applied to the design of the material elements of everyday life.

Notes on Constructivist Art Liubov Popova, 1921

About This. To Her and to Me, Aleksandr Rodchenko

About This. To Her and to Me Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1923

Dobrolet, Aleksandr Rodchenko

Dobrolet Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1923

Maiakovskii ulybaetsia, Aleksandr Rodchenko

Maiakovskii ulybaetsia Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1923

The Eye, Antoine Pevsner

The Eye Antoine Pevsner, 1923

Abstract Sculpture 3, Katarzyna Kobro

Abstract Sculpture 3 Katarzyna Kobro, 1924

Head, Antoine Pevsner

Head Antoine Pevsner, 1923 – 1924

Textile Design, Varvara Stepanova

Textile Design Varvara Stepanova, 1924

Textile Design in Black and White, Varvara Stepanova

Textile Design in Black and White Varvara Stepanova, 1924

Textile Design in Blue and Orange, Varvara Stepanova

Textile Design in Blue and Orange Varvara Stepanova, 1924

Textile Design in Yellow and Black, Varvara Stepanova

Textile Design in Yellow and Black Varvara Stepanova, 1924

Swatch of Original Fabric, Varvara Stepanova

Swatch of Original Fabric Varvara Stepanova, 1924

Torso, Antoine Pevsner

Torso Antoine Pevsner, 1924 – 1926

New LEF: Journal of the Left Front of the Arts, Aleksandr Rodchenko

New LEF: Journal of the Left Front of the Arts Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1927 – 1928

Design for unisex sports apparel, Varvara Stepanova

Design for unisex sports apparel Varvara Stepanova, 1928

Red Army Men, Varvara Stepanova

Red Army Men Varvara Stepanova, 1930

Spatial Composition No. 6, Katarzyna Kobro

Spatial Composition No. 6 Katarzyna Kobro, 1931

Be Ready!, Varvara Stepanova

Be Ready! Varvara Stepanova, 1932

Maquette of a Monument Symbolising the Liberation of the Spirit, Antoine Pevsner

Maquette of a Monument Symbolising the Liberation of the Spirit Antoine Pevsner, 1952

Linear Construction in Space no. 3, with Red, Naum Gabo

Linear Construction in Space no. 3, with Red Naum Gabo, 1952 – 1953

Linear Construction in Space No. 2, Naum Gabo

Linear Construction in Space No. 2 Naum Gabo, 1957

The Last Burst, Antoine Pevsner

The Last Burst Antoine Pevsner, 1962

Next Movement
Art Deco, Modernism

Art Deco

Geometry, ornamentation, and lots and lots of money

1920 – 1940

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