Poster Plakat A Collection of Posters from the Soviet Union and its Satellite Nations

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Iordanskii, Boris Viacheslavovich
Иорданский, Борис Вячеславович
Born July 13, 1903, Kovrov, Russian Empire; died 1987, Moscow, USSR

Boris Viacheslavovich Iordanskii studied at VKhUTEMAS-VKhUTEIN (Higher Art and Technical Institute) in Moscow from 1922 to 1930. He was a member of A.Kh.R. (Association of Artists of the Revolution) from 1928 to 1931 and of RAPKh (Association of Soviet Artists) in Moscow from 1931 to '32. Iordanskii is known primarily for his paintings and monumental art designs but he also worked in the genre of graphic arts (i.e. posters) during his career.

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Boris Viacheslavovich Iordanskii studied at VKhUTEMAS-VKhUTEIN (Higher Art and Technical Institute) in Moscow from 1922 to 1930. He was a member of A.Kh.R. (Association of Artists of the Revolution) from 1928 to 1931 and of RAPKh (Association of Soviet Artists) in Moscow from 1931 to '32. Iordanskii is known primarily for his paintings and monumental art designs but he also worked in the genre of graphic arts (i.e. posters) during his career. As an instructor of art, Iordanskii taught at MIPIDI (Moscow Institute of Applied and Decorative Art) in the early 1950s. The year of his death has been recorded as having occurred in 1983 and in 2003 in various publications.

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Sources & Citations

Glushko, N. N. (2003). Moskva izdatelʹskaia v plakate. Moskva: Izdatel'skii tsentr knizhnoi Kontakt-Kul'tura.
Bown, M. C. (1991). Art under Stalin. Oxford: Holmes & Meier.
artinvestment.ru (Iordanskii's birth and death dates)