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“Miner” Monument

“Miner” Monument

Spomenik: “Miner” Monument in Velenje, Slovenia. Completed in 1953 by sculptor Alojzij Kogovšek. Socialist-era monument in the former Yugoslavia.

Monument to Vladimir Lenin

Monument to Vladimir Lenin

Monument to Vladimir Lenin inside the grounds of the Museum of Socialist Art in Sofia, Bulgaria. Socialist-era monument in the former Eastern Bloc.

“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 Vladimir Lenin

Monument to Vladimir Lenin

Monument to Vladimir Lenin in Narva, Estonia. Completed in 1957 by sculptor Olav Männi. Soviet-era monument in the former USSR.

Friendship of Nations Monument

Friendship of Nations Monument

The powerful Friendship of Nations Monument in Khobi, Georgia by sculptor Zurab Tsereteli. Soviet-era monument in the former USSR.

Lepoglava Memorial Graveyard

Lepoglava Memorial Graveyard

Spomenik: Lepoglava Memorial Graveyard in Lepoglava, Croatia. Completed in 1981 by sculptor Stevan Luketić. Socialist-era monument in the former Yugoslavia.

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.

T-34 Tank Memorial

T-34 Tank Memorial

T-34 Tank Memorial in Grodno (Hrodna), Belarus. Completed in 1968 by architect G. Fedoseenko. Soviet-era monument in the former USSR.

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...

Mother Armenia Complex

Mother Armenia Complex

Mother Armenia Complex on the outskirts of Gyumri in northern Armenia. Completed in 1975. Soviet-era monument in the former USSR.

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