MEMORIAL PLAQUE AS A KIND OF MONUMENT IN THE SPACE OF REGIONAL SCULPTURE
The article is devoted to one of the kinds of monumental art - the art of memorial plaques. Its function, value and features of artistic and historical point of view are noted. We consider the Soviet period in the development of this type of plastic art. The peculiarities, plot and compositional preferences of plaques, located in the city of Khabarovsk are analyzed. In Soviet times, this kind of monumental art was of special significance - the tradition of installing plaques gets a new political significance. Their creation became a matter of public policy. There are several groups of products: dedicated to the historical events, prominent politicians, artists and writers who have contributed to the development of the Far East of the country.