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Ivan Lindsay and Rena Lavery launch their new book Soviet Women and their art at Hatchards

May 27th, 2019 | By

On the 8th May Hatchards of Piccadilly, London’s oldest book shop, hosted the launch of Ivan Lindsay and Rena Lavery’s new book, ‘Soviet Women and their art.’  The event was organised by the Russian Art and Culture platform and the book was published by the Unicorn Press. This new publication provides a cross-disciplinary examination of
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Art of the Soviet Union Book successfully launched at Hatchard’s of Piccadilly

Jul 6th, 2018 | By

The Art of the Soviet Union four volume box set was successfully launched at Hatchards in Piccadilly on the 5th June.  The event was organized by Russian Art and Culture (RAAC) , Hatchards and the Unicorn Press.  The co-authors, Rena Lavery and Ivan Lindsay, who have published over 20 books and exhibition catalogues between them,
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Art of the Soviet Union is published

May 25th, 2018 | By

The Art of the Soviet Union has been published by the Unicorn Press and is now available is book shops (Waterstones, Hatchards etc) and on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/Art-Soviet-Union-Box-Set/dp/1910787892/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1527262887&sr=8-3&keywords=art+of+the+Soviet+Union The series is available as a box set or each volume can be bought individually.  Artworks from the Russian Museum and Tretyakov Gallery have been used as well
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A new Series of books published on Russian art of the Soviet period

May 7th, 2018 | By

Ivan Lindsay and Rena Lavery have co-produced and co-authored a new Series of books on Soviet art, ‘Art of the Soviet Union.’  There are 4 volumes on Landscapes, Still Lives, Portraits and Nudes covering paintings and sculpture. The Series is published by the Unicorn Press and edited by Katia Kapushesky. There will a book launch
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Revolution

Ivan Lindsay talks REVOLUTION with Margy Kinmonth

Nov 14th, 2016 | By

Country & Town House magazine Q&A: Margy Kinmonth talks Revolution – New Art for a New World Ivan Lindsay interviews Margy Kinmonth, the award winning film director, for C&TH Revolution- New Art for a New World is a bold and exciting feature documentary that encapsulates a momentous period in the history of Russia and the Russian
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Konstantin Yuon, Domes and Swallows, 1921, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

Interview: Ivan Lindsay on Masterpieces of Soviet Art

Oct 28th, 2016 | By

Russian Art and Culture, September 29th, 2016. Ivan Lindsay is a London-based art dealer and writer specialising in 20th century Russian paintings and sculpture with a particular interest in art created during the Soviet period. Our Editor, Theodora Clarke, talked to Ivan about his recent book, ‘Masterpieces of Soviet Painting and Sculpture,’ which will be launched on 10 October at Waterstones
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'Masterpieces of Soviet painting and sculpture,' Unicorn Press, London, English and Russian language editions, hardback, September 2016, edited by Rena Lavery and Ivan Lindsay.

‘Masterpieces of Soviet Painting and Sculpture’ Can Hardly Be Bettered – A review of our new book

Oct 24th, 2016 | By

Pop Matters – A review of ‘Masterpieces of Soviet Painting and Sculpture’   BY CRAIG OWEN JONES 19 August 2016 This handsome volume has the purpose of bringing to prominence the works of some of the greatest Soviet artists and sculptors active from the ‘20s to the ‘90s. This is a startlingly broad remit, even
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'Masterpieces of Soviet painting and sculpture,' Unicorn Press, London, English and Russian language editions, hardback, September 2016,  edited by Rena Lavery and Ivan Lindsay.

EVENT: 1917: 100 YEARS ON – REFLECTIONS ON ART IN THE SOVIET UNION. THEN AND NOW at The Russian Bookshop, Waterstones Piccadilly, 10 October

Oct 3rd, 2016 | By

1917: 100 YEARS ON – REFLECTIONS ON ART IN THE SOVIET UNION. THEN AND NOW ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION with IVAN LINDSAY, JOHN MILNER AND MARGY KINMONTH Monday 10th October 5.30-6.30pm At The Russian Bookshop, Waterstones, 203-206 Piccadilly, London W1J 9HD The Russian Bookshop at Waterstones and Russian Art and Culture are delighted to present a roundtable
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'Masterpieces of Soviet Painting and Sculpture,' hardback, english text (Russian version also available), Unicorn Press, London, Aug 2016, 416 pages.

An important new book on Russian art of the Soviet era is published

Sep 15th, 2016 | By

Several years in the making,  ‘Masterpieces of Soviet painting and sculpture’ has now been published. The book is to be formally launched at Waterstones in Piccadilly in London in October but the English version is already available on Amazon: – https://www.amazon.com/Masterpieces-Soviet-Painting-Sculpture-Lavery/dp/1910787019/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1473871923&sr=8-1&keywords=masterpieces+of+soviet This handsome coffee-table sized book is published in separate English and Russian versions, gives
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Munch’s ‘Scream’ sets a record and the true value of the world’s most expensive paintings, 19/6/12.

Jun 19th, 2012 | By

Painting By The Numbers, We shouldn’t judge quality of fine art by the dollar amount being paid by a collector” but we can’t help but be interested after The Scream went for $120 million. In early May, Munch’s The Scream was sold by Sotheby’s for $119.9 million, making it the highest price achieved for a painting to
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