revolutional graphics

The Rise of the Russian Avant-Garde

A Revolutionary Impulse: The Rise of the Russian Avant-Garde opens this Saturday, December 3. The exhibition brings together 260 major works from MoMA’s collection, tracing the period of artistic innovation between 1912 and 1935. Planned in anticipation of the centennial year of the 1917 Russian Revolution, the exhibition highlights breakthrough developments in the conception of Suprematism and Constructivism, as well as in avant-garde poetry, theater, photography, and film, by such figures 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.

[Gustav Klutsis. Memorial to Fallen Leaders. 1927. Cover with lithographed photomontage illustrations on front and back. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of The Judith Rothschild Foundation. © 2016 / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York]

Excuse to draw the Original Best Girl turned into “lol what if my half-baked AU had actual art for it”


Legends of Tomorrow | 2.09

[Christ’s] blood allegedly got on the medallion and empowered it and the spear with magical powers.

“V for Vendetta” is timeless in the respect that this is just as relevant now as it was when it was printed in 1988.
It’s amazing how a comic book character like V has transcended pop culture and has become a symbol for all of those fighting tyranny and oppression.