Chagall, Lissitzky, Malévitch : l'avant-garde russe à Vitebsk, 1918-1922 - The exhibition

Chagall, Lissitzky, Malévitch : l'avant-garde russe à Vitebsk, 1918-1922 - The exhibition

"I arrived in Vitebsk after the October celebtrations, but the city was still vibrant with Malevich's decorations - circles, squares, dots, lines of different colors and Chagall flying people." Sofia Dymchits-Tolstaïa, Memories, 1918-1921

Exhibition at the Centre Pompidou from 28 March 2018 to 16 July ...
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Characteristics

Number of pages :
60
Dimensions :
27,1 × 27 × 0,6 cm
Number of illustrations :
60
Museum :
Musée national d'Art moderne - Centre Pompidou
EAN :
9782844268181
Reference :
MX628180

Editor

Publication :
Mars 2018

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The artist

Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

A painter, but also a sculptor and a poet, he was born in 1884 in Belarus into a modest family of Jewish origin. It was in his native city that he discovered painting, before leaving in 1907 to study at the Fine Arts School in St. Petersburg and start working in the studio of a Russian ballet decorator. Dreaming of discovering Paris, he settled there in 1911. As soon as he arrived, he met writers, poets and artists who lived in "La Ruche". This city of artists located in the 15th arrondissement of the capital has about a hundred workshops where artists of all nationalities live: Soutine, Archipenko, Zadkine, Léger, Delaunay...