Brutal Bloc Post Cards
Brutal Bloc Post Cards
Brutal Bloc Post Cards
Brutal Bloc Postcards
Brutal Bloc Postcards
Brutal Bloc Postcards
Brutal Bloc Post Cards

Brutal Bloc Postcards

With a foreword by architecture critic Jonathan Meades this book pulls together a collection of Soviet era postcards documenting the brutal landscape of the Eastern bloc through its buildings and monuments.

Alongside the postcard images are a scattering of period quotes from Tarkovsky, Chekov et al.

What emerges through the book is the scale of construction and the ambition of the enterprise to create demonstrative buildings and structures.

Hardback. 192 pages.

Measurements:

20.6cm x 16.8cm x 2.2cm

 

£22.50

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Brutal Bloc Postcards

With a foreword by architecture critic Jonathan Meades this book pulls together a collection of Soviet era postcards documenting the brutal landscape of the Eastern bloc through its buildings and monuments.

Alongside the postcard images are a scattering of period quotes from Tarkovsky, Chekov et al.

What emerges through the book is the scale of construction and the ambition of the enterprise to create demonstrative buildings and structures.

Hardback. 192 pages.

Measurements:

20.6cm x 16.8cm x 2.2cm