Published by Taschen, a book of photographs by Frédéric Chaubin is a visual exploration of the ‘fourth and final age of Soviet architecture’. The exhibition»Frédéric Chaubin. CCCP – Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed«comprises a set of ninety photographs by French publicist. In this volume photographer Frédéric Chaubin reveals 90 buildings sited in fourteen former Soviet Republics which express what could be considered as the .

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Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed by Frederic Chaubin

The images themselves are stunning and include enough interior views of the buildings and spaces and they give a good experience of the atmosphere. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. His poetic pictures reveal an unexpected rebirth of imagination, an unknown burgeoning that took place from until Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed.

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Aug 25, Luce Balzarini rated it it communsit amazing. Because the Soviet society for which these buildings were constructed no longer exists, many of them are defunct and abandoned.

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Read all about it in this amazingly well written book with huge photographs of the lost empire. Begun inits construction was never completed because of its structural flaws and the collapse of the USSR.

Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed By Frédéric Chaubin

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This was a far cry from the prevalent constraints typical of Soviet history — from the vanguards of the s, to s neo-classicism and plain modernism of the s.

The result is hulking, slabby and inhuman buildings.

Frédéric Chaubin. CCCP: Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Mesmerizing photographs of monumental, otherworldly, and innovative architecture. Even palaces of marriage — register offices — look like the dwellings of Martian princes. The whole book is a work of art that encapsulates the soviet era. East Dane Designer Fredeic Fashion. Product details Hardcover Publisher: The book is full color with large detailed pictures. Mary Ellen rated it really liked it Dec 04, Crematorium in Kiev, Commubist, by A Miletski, I recommend the book.


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Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. As the title suggests, these ambitious constructions were part of the attempt to keep a competitive edge over America during the space race. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Please try again later. See all 43 reviews.