Blog Posts tagged with 20th-century abstraction

RACC artist Lazar Khidekel

Lazar Khidekel and Suprematism - published by Prestel

Posted: March 15, 2017 16:52 Last Updated: | Regina Khidekel, PhD

"The first book dedicated solely to this important member of the Russian avant-garde, this volume profiles Lazar Khidekel, a brilliant artist and architect whose career proves a key link in the story of abstraction.   For decades the work of Lazar Khidekel has been undeservedly overlooked by galleries and museums – primarily because the Russian avant-garde movement was interrupted midstream and forced underground by the Soviet state. This elegantly designed book provides the perfect introduction to Khidekel’s decades-long career and coincides with a recently renewed fascination with Su...