El Lissitzky: Futurist Portfolios
May 15 - October 5, 2014
On view May 15, El Lissitzky: Futurist Portfolios will feature two groundbreaking masterworks of modern design.
Created in 1923, the two print portfolios by celebrated Russian artist El Lissitzky are among the greatest achievements in graphic art from the 20th century. In his prints, made during a vibrant cultural renaissance in the arts following the Bolshevik revolution, Lissitzky developed an abstract, geometric language aligned with the utopian ideals of Soviet Communism.More