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Author Shkandrij, Myroslav, 1950- author.

Title Avant-garde art in Ukraine, 1910-1930 : contested memory / Myroslav Shkandrij.

Publication Info. Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2019.

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 187 pages)
text file
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Kyiv to Paris : Ukrainian art in the European avant-garde, 1910-30 -- Politics and painting -- Politics and the Ukrainian avant-garde -- Political posters 1919-21 and the Boichuk school -- Jews in the artistic and cultural life of Ukraine in the 1920s -- National modernism in post-revolutionary society : Ukrainian renaissance and Jewish revival, 1917-30 -- Artists in the maelstrom : five case studies -- David Burliuk and steppe as avant-garde identity -- Kazimir Malevich's autobiography and art -- Vadym Meller and sources of inspiration in theatre art -- Ivan Kavaleridze's contested identity -- Dziga Vertov's enthusiasm, Kharkiv and cultural revolution -- The avant-garde in today's cultural memory -- Remembering the avant-garde.
Summary From pre-war years in Paris to the end of the 1920s in Kyiv, Ukrainians or artists from Ukraine produced some of the world's greatest avant-garde art and made major contributions to painting, sculpture, theatre, and film-making. This book tells their story and explores the roots of their inspiration.
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Subject Art, Ukrainian -- 20th century.
Art, Ukrainian.
Chronological Term 20th century
Subject Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- Ukraine -- History -- 20th century.
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Shkandrij, Myroslav, 1950- Avant-garde art in Ukraine, 1910-1930. Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2019 9781618119759 (DLC) 2018058734
ISBN 9781618119766 (electronic book)
1618119761 (electronic book)
9781618119759 (hardcover)