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Title A history of Russian exposition and festival architecture : 1700-2014 / edited by Alla Aronova, Alexander Ortenberg
Edition First
Published London : Routledge, 2018
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Series Routledge research in architecture
Routledge research in architecture.
Notes Industrial Revolution and Search for the Sources of Russian Exceptionalism Chapter 4 Kremlin on the Trocadero: The Unexpected Claim to Modernity in Russian Architecture at the World's Fairs David Fisher Chapter 5 Russian Domestic Expositions, 1829-1896, Through the Lenses of Domestic Critics Alexander Ortenberg Chapter 6 The "Russian Street" at the 1901 Glasgow International Exhibition Wendy Salmond Part III: 1925-1940
Part I (Prologue): 1700-1775. Westernization of Russia Chapter 1 Peter I: The Celebration as an Architectural Object Alla Aronova. Translated by Dasha Ortenberg Chapter 2 Architecture of Death: The Funeral of Empress Elizaveta Petrovna Alla Aronova. Translated by Dasha Ortenberg Chapter 3 The Post-Petrine Metamorphosis of Triumphant Military Celebrations Alla Aronova. Translated by Dasha Ortenberg Part II: 1829-1901
Revolution as Rapid Modernization Chapter 7 Objects-Organizers: The Monism of Things and the Art of Socialist Spectacle Alla Vronskaya Chapter 8 Between Vanguard and Establishment: Boris Iofan's Two Pavilions-Paris 1937 and New York 1939 Danilo Udovicki-Selb Chapter 9 Temporary Architecture and Life-Building, 1925-1940 Vladimir Paperny Part IV: 1958-1978. The Cold War and Westernization of the USSR under Khrushchev and Brezhnev Chapter 10 The Soviet Pavilion at Expo '58 and the Search for a Modern Socialist Style Susan Reid Chapter 11 The 1967 World Exposition in Moscow: In Search of a Project Olga Kazakova
Translated by Dasha Ortenberg Chapter 12 The Soviet Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal: The Power and the Limits of a Symbol Alexander Ortenberg Epilogue Chapter 13 Ancient History and Present Day Politics in the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics Alexander Ortenberg
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Architecture and society -- Russia (Federation)
Architecture and society -- Russia.
Exhibition buildings -- Russia (Federation)
Exhibition buildings -- Russia.
Festival architecture -- Russia (Federation)
Festival architecture -- Russia.
Nationalism and architecture -- Russia (Federation)
Nationalism and architecture -- Russia.
Form Electronic book
Author Aronova, Alla, editor
Ortenberg, Alexander, 1957- editor
ISBN 131546182X
9781315461823 (Mobipocket ebook)
9781315461830 (ePub ebook)
9781315461847 (PDF ebook)
9781315461854 (ebook)