Russian Architecture

The Lost Vanguard: Russian Modernist Architecture 1922-1932 provides some beautiful images of early 20th century architecture from the Soviet Union.The VRC has cataloged 60 images from this title in the Digital Image Database. These images are available to the SCAD community with an active MySCAD log-in.

Images clockwise from top-left:

Shchusev, Alexey Viktorovich. (1924-1930). Lenin Mausoleum. Red Square, Moscow, Russia.

Melnikov, Konstantin Stepanovich. (1936). Gosplan Garage. Moscow Russia

Mendelsohn, Erich. (1925-1937). Red Banner Textile Factory. St. Petersburg, Russia.

Golosov, Ilya Alexandrovich. (1926). Zuev Workers Club. Moscow Russia.

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