The Cosmos of the Russian Avant-Garde: Art and Space Exploration, 1900-1930, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece


Ivan Kudriashev, Luminescence, 1926 Oil on canvas 42 x 28 inches December 11, 2010 – March 27, 2011 The exhibition examines the close relationship between Russian art and science, in particular, before and after the October Revolution in 1917. It is based on works of art by artists whose works belong to the Costakis Collection. Moreover, several institutions are participating with works on loan, such as the National Library of Russia, the Central Museum of […]

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Rodchenko & Popova: Defining Constructivism: Works from the Costakis Collection, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece


Liubov Popova, Part of the design for the stage set for Earth in Turmoil (directed by V.Meyerhold), 1923 Photomontage, gouache, newspaper and photographic paper collage on plywood, 49 x 82.7 cm State Museum of Contemporary Art-Costakis Collection June 24 – September 20, 2009 Curators: Margarita Tupitsyn & Vicente Todoli / On the Greek side, the curators of the exhibition at the SMCA will be the SMCA’s director, Maria Tsantsanoglou and the SMCA curator Angeliki Charistou. After […]

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