In the Tretyakov gallery presented the legendary "Letatlin"
ARTinvestment.RU   06 декабря 2017

The aircraft, designed by Vladimir Tatlin in 1929-1932, after a long restoration presented in the main exhibition of the Tretyakov gallery on the Crimean Shaft

Vladimir Tatlin, one of the brightest representatives of Russian avant-garde, in 1929-1932 created a total of three copies of the ornithopter "Letatlin". Remained only the third and final instance. "Letatlin No. 3" was exhibited at the Museum of osoaviahima, and then, after a few rebuilds aircraft museums, came to the exposition of the Central state Museum of aviation and cosmonautics named after N. Ye in the city of Monino (now the Central Museum of the Russian air force). There he remained until recently. After 10-месячной restoration was decided to be "Letatlin" in the Tretyakov gallery, because today ... flapping approach Tatlin is perceived as a miracle of art than of engineering.

non-powered aircraft, the name of which is derived from the words "fly" and the name of the Creator of the "Tatlin", for its intended purpose and was not used. The only attempt to fly it failed: a gust of wind broke "Letatlin" wing. But the significance of Tatlin's ornithopter in the history of world art are difficult to overestimate. "No one has anything like it! The final point, which just screams that Russian avant-garde was the greatest of all utopias, created by the human imagination", — commented the Director of the Tretyakov gallery Zelfira Tregulova the emergence of "Letatlin" in the permanent exhibition gallery on the Crimean Shaft.

this Saturday, December 9 at 13:00 will take place an open discussion on the topic of "Letatlin: the return. Public research ornithopter". Card loyalty programs of the Tretyakov gallery.


Sources: tretyakovgallery.ru, 1tv.ru



  • 15.02.2018 Jackie Tsai at MMSI Exhibition of British pop-арт-художника of Chinese origin Jackie Tsai "Send me to the moon" takes place in the branch of the Moscow Museum of modern art on Gogol Boulevard on March 11
  • 15.02.2018 The exhibition of Igor Tikhonov at the Kuznetsk bridge Personal exhibition of Igor Vsevolodovich Tikhonov opened in the exhibition hall of Moscow Union of artists on Kuznetsky most and 17 February
  • 14.02.2018 A new exhibition of Russian art in Malaga The Spanish branch of the Russian Museum opened three new exhibitions — "For the happiness of the people", "Travel of Russian artists" and "Mikhail Shvartsman»
  • 01.02.2018 Boris Kustodiyev at the Museum "New Jerusalem» The exhibition "Crown of earthly colors" will show more than 60 paintings of the thirteen Russian museums and private collections
  • 29.01.2018 Graphic hyperrealism by Sergei Geta in pop/off/art 1970-х 1987 Sergei geta was part of the group "Six", together with Sergei Bazileva, Alexei Tehilim, Sergei Sherstiuk, Igor Kopystiansky and Nikolai Filatov. With a new exhibition, the artist for the first time in many years returned to the large-format chart
Индексы арт-рынка ARTIMX
Индекс
Дата
Знач.
Изм.
ARTIMX
13/07
1502.83
+4,31%
ARTIMX-RUS
13/07
1502.83
+4,31%
Show:

Top 19

This site uses cookies, it can collect data about IP addresses and users. N 152-FZ «On Personal Data» and continue working with this site, you confirm your consent to the processing of personal data in accordance with the law N 152-FZ «On Personal Data» and «The policy of CJSC «Safe» with regard to the processing of personal data».
Back to Top