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610828 17 1st Samotechny Lane it is Lissitzky's sole tangible work of architecture. Under the leadership of Malevich the group worked on a "suprematist ballet" choreographed by Nina Kogan and on the remake of a 1913 futurist opera Victory Over the Sun by Mikhail Matyushin and Aleksei Kruchenykh. An illustration of the concept appeared on the front cover of Adolf Behne's book Der Moderne Zweckbau and articles on it written by Lissitzky appeared in the Moscow-based architectural review ASNOVA News (journal of ASNOVA the Association of New Architects) and in the German art journal Das Kunstblatt.

Over the years he taught in a variety of positions schools and artistic media spreading and exchanging ideas. November 11] 1890 – December 30 1941) better known as El Lissitzky (Russian: Эль Лиси́цкий Yiddish: על ליסיצקי) was a Russian artist designer photographer typographer polemicist and architect. He was an important figure of the Russian avant garde helping develop suprematism with his mentor Kazimir Malevich and designing numerous exhibition displays and propaganda works for the former Soviet Union.