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Gustav Gustavovich Klutsis (Latvian: Gustavs Klucis, Russian: Густав Густавович Клуцис; 4 January 1895 – 26 February 1938) was a pioneering Latvian photographer and major member of the Constructivist avant-garde in the early 20th century. He is known for the Soviet revolutionary and Stalinist propaganda he produced with his wife Valentina Kulagina and for the development of photomontage techniques.
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Russian painter.
Latvian, Russian
Artist, Manufacturer, Curator, Teacher, Designer, Theatrical Painter, Collagist, Graphic Artist, Illustrator, Painter, Lecturer, Photographer, Sculptor
Gustavs Klucis, Gustav Klucis, Gustav Klutsis, Gustav Gustavovich Klutsis, Gustav Gustavovič Klutsis, Gustav Gustavovic Klutsis, Gustav Gustavovich Klu︠t︡sis, Gustav Gustavovich Klucis, Gustav Gustavovich Klut︠s︡is, G. G. Klut︠s︡is, H Klutsis, Gustavs Fridrihs Klucis, Gustav Gustavovitch Kluzis, Gustav Kluzis
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  • Engineer, Agitator, Constructor: The Artist Reinvented, 1918–1939. The Merrill C. Berman Collection at MoMA Exhibition catalogue, Hardcover, 288 pages
  • Being Modern: Building the Collection of the Museum of Modern Art Exhibition catalogue, Hardcover, 288 pages
  • Inventing Abstraction, 1910-1925: How a Radical Idea Changed Modern Art Exhibition catalogue, Hardcover, 376 pages

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