Communist-era monument Blog Posts

“Movement”

“Movement”

Sculpture entitled “Movement” in Varna, Bulgaria. Completed in 1972 by sculptor Evgeni Baramov. Socialist-era monument in the former Eastern Bloc.

Monument to the Liberators of Rēzekne

Monument to the Liberators of Rēzekne

Monument to the Liberators of Rēzekne in Latvia. Completed in 1974 by sculptors O. Silins and O. Kalejs. Soviet-era war memorial in the former USSR.

Monument to Michael the Brave

Monument to Michael the Brave

Monument to Michael the Brave in Cluj Napoca, Romania. Completed in 1976 by sculptor Marius Butunoiu. Socialist-era monument in the former Eastern Bloc.

Monument to Ivan Goran Kovačić 

Monument to Ivan Goran Kovačić 

Spomenik: Monument to Ivan Goran Kovačić in Lukodov, Croatia. Completed in 1964 by sculptor Vojin Bakić. Socialist-era monument in the former Yugoslavia.

Monument to Antifascists

Monument to Antifascists

Spomenik: Monument to Antifascists in Pula, Croatia. Completed in 1968 by sculptor Luke Musulina. Socialist-era monument in the former Yugoslavia.

Monument to the All-Union Leninist Young Communist League

Monument to the All-Union Leninist Young Communist League

Monument to the All-Union Leninist Young Communist League in Kaunas Location: Grūtas Park (Druskininkai), Lithuania Completed: 1979 Sculptor: S. Sharapovas Alternative name: Monument to the Kaunas Komsomol Genre: Soviet monument, former USSRSometimes called...

Monument to Ljubelj Concentration Camp

Monument to Ljubelj Concentration Camp

Spomenik: Monument to Ljubelj Concentration Camp​ in Slovenia. Completed in 1950 by sculptor Boris Kobe. Socialist-era monument in the former Yugoslavia.

“Partisans” Monument

“Partisans” Monument

Spomenik: “Partisans” Monument in Velenje, Slovenia. Completed in 1977 by sculptor Valerio Miroglio. Socialist-era monument in the former Yugoslavia.

Monument to the Latvian Red Riflemen 

Monument to the Latvian Red Riflemen 

Monument to the Latvian Red Riflemen in Daugavpils, Latvia. Completed in the 1970s by sculptor I. Falkmanis. Soviet-era war memorial in the former USSR.

Monument to Brotherhood and Unity 

Monument to Brotherhood and Unity 

Spomenik: Monument to Brotherhood and Unity in Pristina, Kosovo. Completed in 1961 by Miodrag Živković. Socialist-era monument in the former Yugoslavia.

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