Wilson Center Experts

Jane Sharp

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Associate Professor, Rutgers University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Natalia Goncharova and Her Critics: A Study in the Orientalism of the Russian Avant-Garde, 1905-1914
May 01, 1997
May 01, 1997

Project Summary

Russian avant-garde primitivism, specifically among the Muscovite factions, the Jack of Diamonds and Donkey’s Tail in the context of contemporary debates over Russia’s eastern and western cultural heritage; responses by a public to avant-garde painting in the reception of Natal’ia Goncharova