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Red Horizon - Contemporary Art and Photography in the USSR and Russia, 1960-2010 : Selections from the Neil K. Rector Collection / edited by Tyler Cann and Drew Sawyer.

Publication:
Columbus, OH : Columbus Mueum of Art, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
171 pages : ilustrations ; 28 cm.
Distribution:
RAM
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Subjects:
Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Russia (Federation) -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Russia -- Exhibitions -- 20th century.
Photography -- Russia -- Exhibitions -- 21st century.
Summary:
"Coinciding with the centennial of the 1917 Russian Revolution, Columbus Museum of Art presents Red Horizon: Contemporary Art and Photography in the USSR and Russia, 1960-2010, on view June 16 through September 24, 2017. This timely exhibition is drawn from two facets of Neil K. Rector’s world-class art collection: Soviet and Russian photography from the 1970s to the early 1990s, and the work of Moscow-based unofficial artists who came to prominence in the 1960s and 1970s. Combining more than 300 works from these two aspects of the collection, Red Horizon offers fresh perspective on the art and life of this period, and suggests how creativity and critical thinking manifest themselves under the most difficult. Red Horizon looks at the period shortly after Joseph Stalin’s death in 1953 until the late 1980s and beyond, when artists attempted to represent the everyday realities of the USSR and Russia." -- introduction.
Notes:
"Red Horizon [exhibition] will be accompanied by a 173-page illustrated catalogue by the Columbus Museum of Art and distributed by RAM. The publication is edited by the exhibition curators, Tyler Cann, Curator of Contemporary Art, and Drew Sawyer, William J. and Sarah Ross Soter Associate Curator of Photography, Columbus Museum of Art. The catalogue includes texts by the curators, as well as Matthew Jesse Jackson, Myroslava Mudrak, Ksenia Nouril, and Gleb Tsipursky." -- publisher's webpage http://www.columbusmuseum.org/news_room/red-horizon-contemporary-art-and-photography-in-the-ussr-and-russia-1960-2010/
Published in conjuntion with the exhibition "Red Horizon : Contemporary Art and Photography in the USSR and Russia, 1960-2010," organized by Tyler cann and Drew Sawyer at the Columbus Museum of Art, June 16, 2017 - September 24, 2017." -- inside front cover.
The two aspects of the book while continuously paginated, one half is flipped upside down with a mirror title page and introduction.
Contributor:
Liptal, Nick, editor
Colombus Museum of Art, publisher
ISBN:
091888134X
9780918881342
OCLC:
1001251067