Alexander Rodchenko  (Russian, 1891-1956) 

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Alexander
Rodchenko,
Pioneer Girl

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Pioneer Girl
1930

Atlas Gallery
Alexander
Rodchenko,
Gathering
for a Demonstration

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Gathering for a Demonstration
1928

Atlas Gallery
Alexander
Rodchenko,
Lily Brik

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Lily Brik
1924

Atlas Gallery
Alexander
Rodchenko,
Der Maler
A. Schewtschenko

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Der Maler A. Schewtschenko
Art-on-paper
Alexander
Rodchenko,
The Sixth
Part of the
World

 

Alexander Rodchenko
The Sixth Part of the World
1925

Tony Shafrazi Gallery
Alexander
Rodchenko,
Desfilé

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Desfilé
circa 1983

Galeria Eude
Alexander
Rodchenko,
Defilé, Colonne

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Defilé, Colonne
1935

Galeria Eude
  
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Alexander
Rodchenko,
Il calciatore

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Il calciatore, 1920-1929
oil on canvas

 

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Alexander
Rodchenko,
Radio Tower

 

Alexander Rodchenko
Radio Tower, 1929
gelatin silver print

 

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Alexander
Rodchenko,
The Painter
Alexander
Shevchenko

 

Alexander Rodchenko
The Painter Alexander Shevchenko, 1924
gelatin silver print, double exposure

 

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1891   Born November 23rd in St. Petersburg, Russia
1911   Enrolls at the Kazan art school
1914   Moves to Moscow to study sculpture and architecture at the Stroganov art academy
1914   Conscripted to serve as a medical orderly in the army
1916   Shows work at the Tatlin's exhibition 'Magazin'
1917   Joins forces with Tatlin, Jakulov and others to design the interior of the 'Café Pittoresque'
1918 - 1922   Works in various capacities for IZO, where he was in charge of the industrial arts subdivision and was chairman of the Acquisitions Committee for the Museum of Painterly Culture
1922   Participates in the "First Russian Art Exhibition"
1925   Commissioned to design the Soviet pavilion at the Paris Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels
1918 - 1926   Teaches the theory of painting at the Moscow 'Prolet Cult School'
1920 - 1930   Teaches and, in 1922, acts as Dean of faculty for metalworking at Wchutemas and Wchutein. Also becomes a member of the group Inchuk
1928 - 1930   Designs stage scenery and costumes for Moscow theatres
1941 - 1943   Evacuated to Perm and Otcher in the Molotov region but returns to Moscow at the close of 1942
1956   Dies December 3rd
2009   February 12 - May 17, "Rodchenko & Popova: Defining Constructivism", Tate Modern
2008   February 7 - April 27, "Alexander Rodchenko: Revolution in Photography", Southbank Centre, England
2003 - 2004   October 17 - January 11, "Flirting with Rodchenko", Henry Art Gallery, North Galleries
1975   January 10 - February 6, "Kertesz, Rodchenko, and Moholy-Nagy Exhibition", Henry Art Gallery, North Galleries