Rakursy Rodchenko (Rodchenko's foreshortenings). A. N. Lavrent'ev.
Rakursy Rodchenko (Rodchenko's foreshortenings)
Rakursy Rodchenko (Rodchenko's foreshortenings)
Rakursy Rodchenko (Rodchenko's foreshortenings)
Rakursy Rodchenko (Rodchenko's foreshortenings)

Rakursy Rodchenko (Rodchenko's foreshortenings)

Moscow: Iskusstvo, 1992. Sewn cl. When Rodchenko in the 1920s with his artist friends experimented with innovative ways of framing and composing a work, he was criticized for violating aesthetic norms. When he argued that principles of photography as an art emerged from the tumultuous attempts of photojournalists to capture a scene regardless of lighting and point of view, it was thought he was belittling the art. But his work itself was too forceful to disregard, influencing a generation and forming a school of Soviet photography. 220 p., 25 cm, approx. 100 b/w illus., Rus. Item #3726
ISBN: 5210025284

Selected chapter titles: From Painting to Photography; What is Foreshortening (rakurs); Photographs for the Left Front of Art (LEF); Exhibiting Foreshortened Works: from Applause to Ridicule; Rodchenko and Bauhaus: Exhibiting Abroad; Photography and Design; The City in the Lens; Revolutionary Reporter; The Group "October" the Exhibition "Masters of Soviet Photo Art; Stagnant Period; Documents and Articles.

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