Socialist realism

Socialist realism is a style o realeestic airt that wis developed in the Soviet Union an acame a dominant style in various ither socialist kintras. Socialist realism is characterised bi the glorified depiction o communist values, such as the emancipation o the proletariat, bi means o realeestic imagery.[1] Althou relatit, it should nae be confused wi social realism, a teep of art that realistically depicts subjects of social concern.[2]


  1. Korin, Pavel, “Thoughts on Art”, Socialist Realism in Literature and Art. Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1971, p. 95.
  2. Todd, James G. "Social Realism". Art Terms. Museum of Modern Art, 2009.