Mikhail Matiushin | the artist
Born 1861, Nizhni Novgorod, Russia.
Died 1934, Petersburg, .
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.
Cubofuturism. Matyushin, artist, poet, musician, art theorist and leading member of the Russian avant-garde. Matiushin supervised the Department of Organic Culture with his Laboratory of Colour. Matiushin was inspired by Symbolism, Pantheism, Futurism, and theosophical mystics such as C.H. Hinton, P.D. Ouspensky and Gurdjieff. His aim was to adapt his ideas to the religion of Soviet 1920s scientific hegemony.