Tag: modernismo soviético

Colección completa de la Revista CA Sovremennaya arkhitektura [Современная Aрхитектура]
21-07-2020 No Comments

Colección completa de la Revista CA Sovremennaya arkhitektura [Современная Aрхитектура]

Editado por los principales arquitectos de la vanguardia rusa, incluidos Aleksandr Vesnin y Moisei Ginzburg, CA fue la revista de arquitectura contemporánea más importante de Rusia en la década de 1920. Lejos de ser una empresa nacionalista, promovió una perspectiva internacional sobre construcción, publicación de teorías y diseños de arquitectos soviéticos y de Europa occidental. Los artistas constructivistas Aleksei Gan y […]

La ciudad sobre resortes. Un experimento urbo-tecnológico de Anton Lavinsky, 1921 | Jelena Prokopljević
06-04-2020 No Comments

La ciudad sobre resortes. Un experimento urbo-tecnológico de Anton Lavinsky, 1921 | Jelena Prokopljević

Las agrupaciones como UNOVIS, INKhUK, Zhivskulptarj o VKhUTEMAS eran focos de actividad y de educación de los nuevos artistas soviéticos. La ciudad era un tema de experimentación constante: la propaganda en el espacio público y el mobiliario urbano como quioscos de prensa, tribunas o escenarios eran los temas más comunes de la actividad artística y artesanal. Estos proyectos de pequeña […]

Worker holidays. Tourism infrastructure in socialist countries | Jelena Prokopljević
01-07-2019 No Comments

Worker holidays. Tourism infrastructure in socialist countries | Jelena Prokopljević

Like the right to work, the 8-hour day and two days of weekly rest, the socialist working class had a number of days off for annual rest. The number of days depended on the type of work they performed, their difficulty or danger to health, the level of responsibility of the worker within their unit of work or their position […]

Nikolai Ladovsky: the house-commune and the psychoanalytic method of teaching architecture | Jelena Prokopljević
04-03-2019 No Comments

Nikolai Ladovsky: the house-commune and the psychoanalytic method of teaching architecture | Jelena Prokopljević

Housing was one of the great themes of architectural research since the early post-revolutionary years in the Soviet Union. The house commune was being drawn as one of the best solutions and developed in two directions: the reorganization of existing homes and building new ones. The first option comprehended the subdivision of expropriated houses and the new division of the […]

Leonidov's tragedy | José Ramón Hernández Correa
21-12-2018 No Comments

Leonidov’s tragedy | José Ramón Hernández Correa

The student of architecture Ivan Ilich Leonidov did the most famous final project of career of the history. So much it is so it appears in any History of the Modern Architecture that boasts. The Institute Lenin shows how a boy who is finishing his studies is capable of solving with a blow of genius the eternal programmatical disagreements between […]

Pyramiden, the Soviet city in the Arctic | Jelena Prokopljević
26-11-2018 No Comments

Pyramiden, the Soviet city in the Arctic | Jelena Prokopljević

Pyramiden was a Norwegian mining settlement located on Spitzbergen, the largest island of the Svalbard archipelago, about 1000 kilometers from the north pole and as many from the Norwegian coast. The Russians, in fact, prefer to call the whole archipelago with the name Spitzbergen, neutral and not Scandinavian, claiming that the discoverers of the islands around the twelfth century were […]

Ostalgia · Simona Rota
14-06-2013 No Comments

Ostalgia · Simona Rota

Ost [‘ᴐst], German, noun: East Algos [álgos], Ancient greek, noun: pain Ostalgia is a photographic series developed for over 2 years. It was born in the wake of a documentation work for the Museum of Architecture in Vienna. I was a photographer in a research team set up by the Museum whose mission was to locate and study the official […]

Soviet Modernism, Unknown History
12-04-2013 No Comments

Soviet Modernism, Unknown History

The idea is extended of that all the creative effort of three decades one invested in solving the pressing problem of the housing, which supposed the raising of entire neighborhoods based on buildings, gray of void architectural interest and desangelados: a landscape that abroad was identified by the uniformity that was creating the communism. To this period there was called […]