Worker and Kolkhoz Woman

The sculpture Worker and Kolkhoz Woman (Rabochiy i Kolkhoznitsa) by Vera Mukhina, 1937. The concept by Boris Iofan.

Exhibition on Feminism: “International Women’s Day. Feminism: From Avant-garde to the Present.”

It is quite symbolic that the exhibition devoted to the International Women’s Day (IWD) was under Worker and Kolkhoz Woman (Rabochiy i Kolkhoznitsa), the landmark Soviet sculpture. Moreover, March 8, 2013, marked 100th anniversary of the first IWD in Russia.