Tag Archives: Aleksandra Shatskikh


The Faking of the Russian Avant-Garde

With invented provenances, unreliable certificates of authenticity, and “rediscovered” works by artists who are lost to history, forgers are flooding galleries and auction houses with Russian avant-garde fakes. A six-month ARTnews investigation reveals that inauthentic works now outnumber authentic ones. Read More


A House Without Right Angles

In a house for his family in Moscow, Konstantin Melnikov translated the innovations of Russian avant-garde artists into architecture. Read More