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Title Windows on the war : Soviet Tass posters at home and abroad, 1941-1945 / edited by Peter Kort Zegers, Douglas Druick ; with contributions by Konstantin Akinsha [and others].

Imprint Chicago : Art Institute of Chicago ; New Haven : [Distributed by] Yale University Press, ©2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    741.674 WIN    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 400 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title organized by and presented at the Art Institute of Chicago from July 31 to October 23, 2011.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Douglas Druick -- Chronology of the TASS studio / Lauren Makholm, Molly Zimmerman-Freeley -- TASS poster production / Lauren Makholm, Molly Zimmerman-Freeley -- Hand-painted propaganda : the TASS poster studio / Konstantin Akinsha, Adam Jolles -- Contronting stencil : an unorthodox medium for war posters / Jill Bugajski, Cher Schneider -- The visual language of TASS / Adam Jolles -- The functions of poetry : TASS windows and the Soviet media system in wartime / Robert Bird -- Paper ambassadors : friend and foe in the war of images / Jill Bugajski -- Paintings went out into the street : the war of images along the Eastern Front / Konstantin Akinsha -- Storied windows / Peter Kort Zegers -- Selected abbreviations and publications -- Biographies / Konstantin Akinsha, Robert Bird, Adam Jolles.
Subject War posters -- Exhibitions.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Posters -- Exhibitions.
Posters, Soviet -- Exhibitions.
Telegrafnoe agentstvo SSSR.
Added Author Zegers, Peter.
Druick, Douglas W.
Akinsha, Konstantin.
Art Institute of Chicago.
Added Title Soviet Tass posters at home and abroad, 1941-1945
ISBN 9780300170238

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