USSR in Construction #6 1936
N Troshin, E Nikitin, D Gaverdovski, S Alperine, M Alpert, M Goldstein, S Bamouner, B Bogdan, L Gaykarovitch, Glitchev, P Grokhovsky, S Kulagin, B Kudoyarov, G Petrusov, M Prekhner, A Shaikhet, A Sterenberg
- Year: 1936
- Country: Russia
- Language: English
- Movement: Constructivism
- Subject: USSR, Photography
- Dimensions: Width: 30.00cm Height: 42.00cm
English language edition of issue #6 of USSR en Construction / USSR in Construction, published 1936. USSR in Construction was a constructivist publication dedicated to construction projects and industry in the USSR, published in Russian, French, English and German 1930 to 1941 as a collaboration between some of the most esteemed Soviet artists of the time. This issue is dedicated to hydropower, and features a great selection of constructivist photos and photomontages. Includes drawings of Lenin and Stalin, a feature on the electrification of the Soviet Union accompanied by illustrated maps, a photomontage of hydroelectricity power plants, a great image titled 'Water helps us Fly' with planes flying over an ocean, and an illustration of 'The electric constellation of the Soviet Union' showing a map of power plants represented by stars. The issue also comes with a detached photo of Maxim Gorki (1868-1936) in commemoration of his death. The artists involved in the issue include S Alperine, M Alpert, M Goldstein, S Bamouner, B Bogdan, L Gaykarovitch, Glitchev, P Grokhovsky, S Kulagin, B Kudoyarov, G Petrusov, M Prekhner, A Shaikhet, A Sterenberg, with layout and by Nikolai Troshin, and maps and graphics by E Nikitin, D Gaverdovski. Fair condition, large tear along spine, minor tears on back cover, staining, creasing on corners of pages.
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