In the 1920s, the legendary Slovo House in Kharkiv was built especially for writers.
Architect Dashkevych symbolically designed the house in the shape of the letter “C”.
Legendary figures of our culture have become happy inhabitants.
But they were all trapped.
In 1933, a specially gathered intelligentsia was subjected to systematic repression and destruction.
There are many transparent symbols on the embroidered shirt:
Goats – futurist artist Anatoly Petritsky, who painted them on his cheeks. Khvilky – writer Mykola Khvylovy
Straight lines in the form of birch strips – Les Kurbas and actors of the Berezil Theater
Vyshnya – humorist Ostap Vyshnya
Bunch of Grapes – Valerian Polishchuk, author of the almanac “Bunch”
Christmas tree branch – Mykhailo Yalovy
Birds / Crows – cars “Volga”, “Seagulls”, who watched and kidnapped writers, artists.