Revolution : Russian ART 1917-1932
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The standard Western view of post-revolution Russian art is binary: the bold abstraction of the suprematists and constructivists of the early years (good) versus the leaden figuration of Stalinist socialist realism (bad).
But this show explores the nuances and complexities between them, as artists competed aggressively to emblematise the brave new Soviet world. With Boris Kustodiev, Petrov Vodkin, Malevich, etc.