Avant-gardist of the Constructivism Epoch [1920-1930]
"The epoch of Ignatovich saw photographs acquire a language of their own, an artistic expressiveness of their own. The revolution in Russia swept away the…
Automobile transfer, 1938. Constructivist-style Red Army health retreat named after Voroshilov, a project of Stalin's personal architect, Miron Merzhanov. It won a Grand Prix award at the World Exhibition in Paris in 1937. Sochi, Krasnodar region.
Boris Pasternak and Korney Chukovskiy, 1935. Pasternak and Chukovskiy, seen here in the hall of the 7th Komsomol Conference, in the Hall of Columns at the House of Soviets, Moscow. The two were friends and neighbors at their summer houses in Peredelkino.