Category socialist realism

Architecture as a symbol of change: The Shrine of Progress

Photo: Courtesy J. Mehoffer Museum of Turek, Turek, Wielkopolska, PL (EU), Prints and Photographs Division.¬† When I saw these pictures for the first time, I was astonished. The Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw, the emblem of 1950s. architecture¬†in Poland – here promoted by a prop, architectural model on display in Turek, a small […]