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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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Aidan Salakova

Salakhova despairs current Russian cultural situation

Nov 14th, 2013 | By

  Aidan Salakhova gives her reasons for shutting her cutting edge-gallery in Moscow in an article published in the Moscow Times.  Rather than just blaming it on the recession Salakhova cites the low-level of russian interest in cultural matters.  Salkhova is the daughter of the leading Severe Style artist Tair Salakhov who pioneered this 1960’s
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