[Gesamtkunstwerk Stalin. English]. The total art of Stalinism: avant-garde, aesthetic dictatorship, and beyond I by Boris Groys ; translated by Charles Rougle. The Total Art of Stalinism has ratings and 6 reviews. As communism collapses into ruins, Boris Groys provokes our interest in the aesthetic goals pursued. Philosopher Boris Groys conceptualizes Soviet rule as an aesthetic phenomenon that resulted in a total work of art whose chief artist was Stalin. According to.

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Horror of Philosophy Volume 1. The League of Regrettable Sidekicks. In this sense the stripping away and reduction of the avant-garde during the s that Groys describes, its reduction to role of decorator, is more significant than discussed here.


Groys takes a page from the ideology he despises in that all staliniam his conclusions are politically motivated and fitted to his anti-modernist agenda. And the mess does not do anything.

Gesamtkunstwerk Stalin by Boris Groys

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Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Stalin fulfilled the avant-garde’s dream of organizing reality into a uniform, total work of art.

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Nov 02, Karlo Mikhail rated it really liked it Shelves: My library Help Advanced Book Search. The Russian avant-garde, led by Malevich and Suprematism and a whole generation of artists until the arrival to power of Stalin, predstvaljala and the West is absolutely worthwhile art in Russia after the Bolshevik Revolution.


The Total Art of Stalinism: Avant-Garde, Aesthetic Dictatorship, and Beyond

The defeat of the avant garde and the subsequent turn to Socialist Realism, he argues, was not just a Soviet phenomenon, but part of the development of the contemporary avant-garde in general, with similar transformations observed not only in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany, but also in French neoclassicism and American regionalism.

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