Tuesday, 29 March 2011

David Burliuk

David Burliuk Revolution, 1917

David Burliuk (July 21, 1882 – January 15, 1967 ) was a Ukrainian-Russian avant-garde artist (Futurist, Neo-Primitivist), book illustrator, publicist, and author. David Burliuk is considered to be father of Russian Futurism and one of the founders of the Cubo-Futurist movement in France and Germany (Der Blaue Reiter) in 1910. David Burliuk was born in Semirotovchina, Kharkov Gubernia of the Russian Empire, brother of Wladimir Burliuk. From 1898 to 1904 he studied at the Art School Kasan in Odessa, as well as at the art college there and at the Royal Academy in Munich. In 1908 was the exhibition with the group Zveno (The Link) in Kiev organized by David Burliuk together with Wladimir Baranoff-Rossine, Alexander Bogomazov, Wladimir Burliuk and Aleksandra Ekster. From 1910 he was member of the group Jack of Diamonds. From 1910 to 1911 he attended Art School in Odessa. From 1911 to 1913 he studied at the Moscow School for Painting, Sculpture and Architecture (MUZHZV). ...

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