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Residential building

Residential building

Monumental mosaic on the side of a Residential building (former glass factory) in Kutaisi, Georgia. Soviet artwork in the former USSR.

Resort Pitsunda

Resort Pitsunda

Sea-themed mosaic in the grounds of Resort Pitsunda, Abkhazia. Completed in 1967 by lead artist, Zurab Tsereteli. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

Apartment Building

Apartment Building

A large and detailed mosaic on the side of an apartment building in Kulob, Tajikistan (Central Asia). Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

Administrative Building

Administrative Building

Soviet-era relief on the front of an administrative building in Liepāja, a city in western Latvia, located on the Baltic Sea. Former USSR

“Aeroflot” Mosaic

“Aeroflot” Mosaic

“Aeroflot” mosaic on the side of an apartment building in Osh, Kyrgyzstan. Completed in the late 1970s. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

Apartment Building

Apartment Building

Public service announcement near the main entrance of an apartment building in Chisinau, Moldova. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

Linella Express

Linella Express

Mosaic on the side of Linella Express (former Electrical Appliance Store) in Chisinau, Moldova. Completed in 1968. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

Welcome Sign, Resort Pitsunda

Welcome Sign, Resort Pitsunda

Welcome Sign at the entrance to Resort Pitsunda, Abkhazia. Also called Resort of all-Union or Seven Candles Resort. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

“Science”

“Science”

The impressive monumental panel entitled “Science” in Grodno (Hrodna), Belarus. Completed in 1975. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

“Taming the Fire”, S.A. Termocom

“Taming the Fire”, S.A. Termocom

Mosaic entitled “Taming the Fire”, above the front entrance of the S.A. Termocom building in Chisinau, Moldova. Soviet-era artwork in the former USSR.

Chisinau Polytechnic College

Chisinau Polytechnic College

Soviet-era relief on the side of the Polytechnic College in Chisinau, capital of Moldova, a country in Eastern Europe and the former USSR.

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