This otherworldly collection of Soviet space-race graphics takes readers on a cosmic adventure through the Cold War. 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.
Edited by Alexandra Sankova. Published by Phaidon in 2020. Hardcover, measures 11 x 8.5 x 1 inches, 267 pages. ISBN 9781838660536