6 June 2002 Russian avant-garde and color as worldview
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Proceedings Volume 4421, 9th Congress of the International Colour Association; (2002) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.464641
Event: 9th Congress of the International Color Association, 2001, Rochester, NY, United States
Members of the Russian Avant-garde were initially eager to participate in the revolutionary reconstruction of a new socialist paradise. This Utopia was to be painted in bright colours. In their "Decree No. 1 -Makingthe Arts Democratic", Futurists among them such as Mayakovsky declared that the art should abandon the vaults and palaces and that - "Colours should pour through the streets and squares like multi-coloured rainbows, from house to house, and delight and dignify the eyes of passers-by.
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Margareta Tillberg, Margareta Tillberg, "Russian avant-garde and color as worldview", Proc. SPIE 4421, 9th Congress of the International Colour Association, (6 June 2002); doi: 10.1117/12.464641; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.464641

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