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Russian American Cultural Center

Regina Khidekel, PhD

Regina Khidekel received her PhD from St. Petersburg Academy of Fine Arts, became the director of that city's Diaghilev Art Center in 1990, and in 1998 the founding director of the Russian American Cultural Center in New York. She is the author of "It's the Real Thing" (1999, University of Minnesota Press), and has contributed essays to the following publications: "Lyubov Popova" (1994), "Lazar Khidekel: Suprematism and Architecture" (1995), "Sterligov Group: Paintings from Russia" (1995), "Russian Constructivist Roots: Present Concerns" (1997), "Forbidden Art" (1998), "Lev Mezsberg" (1999), "Tamar Hirschl" (2000), "In Malevich's Circle" (2000), "A Life of Colors" (2001), "Surviving Suprematism" (2004), "Family Album. Artists from St. Petersburg" (2006), "Anna Rochegova" (2008), "Homage to Diaghilev's Enduring Legacy" (2009), "Trajectory of Suprematism" (2011), "Floating Worlds and Future Cities: Lazar Khidekel, Suprematism and Russian Avant-garde" (2013), "Building Drawings and Drawing Buildings" (2014), "Lazar Khidekel and Suprematism" (2014). She has lectured at many universities, and curated many exhibitions.

Russian American Cultural Center (RACC) aims to provide permanent cultural representation to more than 700,000 Russian-speaking residents of New York. It was founded in 1998 by Dr. Regina Khidekel and earned its 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status in 1999.

One Hundred Years of De Stijl

  • A strong dose of myself

    A strong dose of myself

    RACC artist Dmitry Borshch

  • The past won’t stay behind you

    The past won’t stay behind you

    RACC artist Dmitry Borshch

  • Coherent structures in turbulent flow

    Coherent structures in turbulent flow

    RACC artist Dmitry Borshch

More De Stijl-inspired:

"A strong dose of myself" 2017, ink on paper, 16 x 21½ inches
"The past won’t stay behind you" 2017, ink on paper, 13¾ x 32¼ inches
"Coherent structures in turbulent flow" 2017, ink on paper, 17 x 32 inches

Dmitry Borshch

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