The Missing Picture : Alternative Contemporary Photography from the Soviet Union

Jacob, John and Salzirn, Tatiana. The Missing Picture : Alternative Contemporary Photography from the Soviet Union. Cambridge, MA: MIT List Visual Arts Center, 1990.

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Abstract (English)

Jacob outlines the development of recent photographic practices in the Soviet Union in relation to social and art histories. Jacob also critiques the West's construction of Soviet photography and history. Both authors write on six artists' works and their photographic and oppositional strategies in relation to official and unofficial Soviet art.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Jacob, John (Author); Salzirn, Tatiana (Author); Kline, Katy (Prefacer)
Dossier: 360 - M.I.T. LIST VISUAL ARTS CENTER (Cambridge, MA)
Collation: 56 p. : 71 ill. ; 20 x 26 cm
ISBN: 0938437356
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Cambridge, MA: MIT List Visual Arts Center
Artists: Michailov, Boris; Kupreanov, Vladimir; Figanov, Ilya; Serebrjakova, Maria; Shulgin, Alexey
Art Organizations: M.i.t. List Visual Arts Center (Cambridge, MA)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 8 Dec. 1990 - 3 Feb. 1991, MIT List Visual Arts Center (Cambridge).
Keywords: PHOTOGRAPHY; UNION OF SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLICS (USSR)
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 16 Apr 1991
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:33
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/2757
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