November 19, 2017 to May 28, 2018
11 West 53 Street
New York - 10019 NY
Covering the period of artistic innovation between 1912 and 1934, A Revolutionary Impulse: The Rise of the Russian Avant-Garde traces the arc of the pioneering avant-garde from World War I and the 1917 Russian Revolution through the completion of the Soviet Union's First Five-Year Plan in 1932. Bringing together major works from MoMA's extraordinary collection, the exhibition features breakthrough projects in painting, drawing, sculpture, prints, book and graphic design, film, photography, and architecture by leading figures such as Alexandra Exter, Natalia Goncharova, El Lissitzky, Kazimir Malevich, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Lyubov Popova, Alexandr Rodchenko, Olga Rozanova, Vladimir and Georgii Stenberg, and Dziga Vertov, among others.