Tag Archives: Art

The CIA Has Infiltrated The Art Scene

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Chinese Posters

Chinese Posters, hurray! Get a copy here or search on bookfinder.com. Also, check out these other great collections: Vietnam Posters Cuban Posters North Korean Posters

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Soviet Posters

This is a great art book! Despite some derogatory remarks from the bourgeois editor you can still get some socialist history and aesthetic pleasure out of this. Here is the link to the Amazon page.

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Canadian travels 20K miles shooting surreal Soviet bus stops

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Soviet Political Posters: The Sergo Grigorian Collection

I just discovered this wonderful website showcasing Soviet political posters! The Sergo Grigorian Collection is apparently the largest publicly available, private collection of Soviet political posters spanning the entire existence of the USSR, from 1917 to 1991. There are original … Continue reading

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Western Art is Barking at China

by Andre Vltchek Chinese art is combative and fully engaged politically, and socially. For years and decades it has been on the vanguard, relentlessly pushing boundaries, asking uncomfortable questions, loudly accusing and demanding. It also evolves: as it is increasingly … Continue reading

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Proletarian Hero: Алекса́ндр Ро́дченко (Alexander Rodchenko)

Aleksander Mikhailovich Rodchenko (Russian: Алекса́ндр Миха́йлович Ро́дченко; 5 December [O.S. 23 November] 1891 – December 3, 1956) was a Russian artist, sculptor, photographer and graphic designer. He was one of the founders of constructivism and Russian design; he was married to the … Continue reading

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