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Aleksandra Aleksandrovna Fkster

Background

  • Fkster, Aleksandra was born in 1884.

  • Career

    • Exhibited from 1908. Exhibitions: the Venok, 1908. The New Society of Artists, 1908-1909. The Bubnovyi Valet, 1910-1911, 1912-1914, 1916.

      Moscow Salon, 1911-1912, the Mir Iskusstva, 1913-1914, 1916, also in Petrograd, 1914 (a charity exhibition for old and infirm artists). Theatre design art, Moscow, 1918-1923. Personal exhibitions: Varst, Vesnin, Popova, Rodchenko, Ekster, Moscow, 1921.

      From 1921 in France. Settled in Paris, 1924. Professor at the Academic Modeme. Continued to show her work: personal exhibition at the Claridge gallery, London, 1928.

      One of the pioneers of constructivist theatre decor in Russia.
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    Born 1884
    Died 1949
    (aged 65)
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