A Playlist for Bidding for Glasnost: Sotheby’s 1988 Auction in Moscow

Listen to music inspired by the Russian avant-garde of the early 1920s and the zeitgeist of perestroika in the 1980s, the time when the most controversial art event of the Soviet era—Sotheby’s 1988 Auction in Moscow—took place. Compiled by Denis Boyarinov, music journalist, editor at Colta.ru, and curator at Sound Up.