A wonderful, whimsical journey through the pioneering space-race graphics of the former Soviet Union
Alexandra Sankova, in collaboration with the Moscow Design Museum
This otherworldly collection of Soviet space-race graphics takes readers on a cosmic adventure through Cold War-era Russia. Created against a backdrop of geopolitical uncertainty, the extraordinary images featured, taken from the period's hugely successful popular-science magazines, were a vital tool for the promotion of state ideology. Presenting more than 250 illustrations - depicting daring discoveries, scientific innovations, futuristic visions, and extraterrestrial encounters - Soviet Space Graphics unlocks the door to the creative inner workings of the USSR.
Format: Hardback Size: 270 x 205 mm (10 5/8 x 8 1/8 in) Pages: 240 pp Illustrations: 267 illustrations ISBN: 9781838660536