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Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist), Moscow

Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist) was a publishing house that chiefly served the Artists’ Union of the USSR. The house was founded in Moscow in 1963 during a period of reorganization within the state publishing sector. Sovetskii Khudozhnik turned out albums, art reproductions, postcards and art books, catalogs, brochures and, posters. It also produced illustrated monographs on contemporary artists and collections. In the early 1990s, it was renamed Galart Publishing House.


Sources & Citations

Jowers, S. J., & Cavanagh, J. (2000). Theatrical costume, masks, make-up and wigs: A bibliography and iconography. New York: Routledge.
Art Center College of Design & Gosudarstvennyi russkii muzei. (1998). Forbidden art: The postwar Russian avant-garde. Los Angeles, Calif: Curatorial Assistance.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1979).