Gustav Klutsis - Valentina Kulagina
- Year: 2010
- Country: Russia
- Language: English, Russian
- Movement: Constructivism
- Dimensions: Width: 24.50cm Height: 31.50cm Depth: 1.50cm
Soviet Agit-prop artists Gustav Klutsis and Valentina Kulagina first met at VKhutemas Art School in Moscow, in 1921. What followed was a 16-year relationship marked by intensive creative output. This book focuses on their mass-produced, printed works such as posters, books, magazine covers, illustrations and photomontages. A biography of the artists is presented with information on their relationship, political lives, Klutsis' arrest in 1937, and Kulagina's subsequent struggle to protect his name and works. Published by Kontakt-Kultura. 279 pages. Excellent condition.