Suprematism
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Abstract art

Dates: 1913-1927

First abstract group, founded around Malevitch. Its members painted monochrome geometric forms, usually in black, white, or primary colours.
People associated with this movement
Ilya ChashnikRussian, 1902-19294 artworks
Ivan KliunRussian, 1873-19434 artworks
Kasimir MalevichRussian, 1878-193533 artworks
Liubov PopovaRussian, 1889-19244 artworks
Olga RozanovaRussian, 1886-19183 artworks
Nikolai SuetinRussian, 1897-19542 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Woman at Poster Column
Kasimir Malevich

Two peasants
Kasimir Malevich

Head of a girl
Kasimir Malevich

Cafe
Olga Rozanova

Girls in the field
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematic
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematist Composition
Kasimir Malevich

The reaper on red
Kasimir Malevich

Composition
Nikolai Suetin

B&W photo portrait
Kasimir Malevich

Supremus # 58
Kasimir Malevich

Peasant woman, dynamic
Kasimir Malevich

On the Boulevard
Kasimir Malevich

Bathers
Kasimir Malevich

The knifegrinder
Kasimir Malevich
Top 10 museums with Suprematist art
Stedelijk Museum, AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)6 artworks
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)2 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)2 artworks
Museum of Modern Art - New YorkUnited States (New York City)1 artwork
Radishchev Art MuseumRussian Federation (Saratov)1 artwork
Yale University Art Gallery - New Haven, CTUnited States (New Haven, Connecticut)1 artwork
Important dates
Founding date:  1913
Why 1913?: Creation of the group by Malevich.

End date:  1927
Why 1927?: Stalin forbade non-figurative art and favoured instead Socialist-Realism.