Driving School of the Civil Defence Organisation

Location: Lutsk, Ukraine

Completed: 1970s

Artist: Vasyl Gur

Alternative name: Lutsk Driving School of the Ukrainian Defence Society, DTSAAF

Genre: Mosaic, Soviet artwork, former USSR

Dating back to 1948 and originally an automobile and motorcycle club, the organisation is one of the oldest educational establishments in Ukraine. It became a driving school for the military in 1975 and the artwork depicts military personnel undertaking activities typically associated with the armed forces. More examples of Soviet-era mosaics.

Driving School of the Civil Defence Organisation Lutsk Ukraine-2-3-3

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