OLEKSANDR KHVOSTENKO-KHVOSTOV

1895–1967

Oleksandr Khvostenko-Khvostov

Oleksandr Khvostenko-Khvostov

Attended MIPSA under Konstantin Korovin (1907-1917), and Aleksandra Ekster‘s Workshop of Art and Design in Kyiv. Worked with Vasyl Yermylov in the Ukrainian ROSTA in Kharkiv (display windows of the telegraph agency used for propaganda) (1920-1921). Member of OSMU. 1920 onwards Constructivist stage designer of operas and ballets, both classical and avant-garde in Kharkiv, Kyiv, and Moscow theaters. Collaborated with experimental directors and choreographers such as I. Lapitsky, M. Dikovsky, and Nikolai Foregger. Contributed to international exhibitions of decorative art.

Ukrainian Artists

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