The Paper Revolution: Soviet Graphic Design and Constructivism 1920-1930s

Exhibition, ADAM, Brussels, Belgium.


From June 5, 2017 until October 8, 2017
To mark the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, the Art & Design Atomium Museum and the Moscow Design Museum are presenting a special exhibition dedicated to Soviet graphic design of the 1920s and 30s. Featuring significant works by Aleksandr Rodchenko, Varvara Stepanova, and Vladimir Mayakovsky, it showcases the visual identity of the USSR as created by the Constructivist artists. The Constructivism movement produced art in the service of the Revolution. It defined a new order and a better life for everyone. Sharing a belief in the idea of a bright future, the artists became the loudspeakers of Soviet propaganda through their creations.