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Propaganda!: Russian and Norwegian Posters 1920-1939
Propaganda! Russian and Norwegian Posters 1920-1939 brings together a broad selection of outstanding Russian poster art, from the Constructivists' formal experiments to the Socialist Realism of the 1930s. It also includes some of the most important Norwegian posters inspired by Soviet styles. Several scholars discuss the development of Russian and Norwegian political poste ...more
Paperback, 223 pages
Published February 28th 2014 by Forlaget Press
(first published August 31st 2013)
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An interesting overview of Russian and Norwegian propaganda posters, the book published in conjunction with an exhibit in Norway. It brings to light artwork in a non-traditional format, and also reminds us that when the Soviet Union first began, there was a real theory and belief system in place that they were building a better world and a socialist utopia. The writers give us a good overview of the strong faith that the early poster-makers had in this new system, and also show us as things ...more