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, 1886-19182 artworks
Nikolai SuetinRussian, 1897-19542 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Disjunction of forms
Olga Rozanova

On the Boulevard
Kasimir Malevich

Dynamic Suprematism
Kasimir Malevich

The wedding
Kasimir Malevich

Head of a girl
Kasimir Malevich

Self portrait
Kasimir Malevich

Still life
Ivan Kliun

Woman at Poster Column
Kasimir Malevich

The Philosopher
Liubov Popova

Cosmos
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematist Composition
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematism
Nikolai Suetin

Cubist Cityscape
Liubov Popova

Red Square and Cross
Ilya Chashnik

Prototype of a new image
Kasimir Malevich

Bathers
Kasimir Malevich

Female half figure
Kasimir Malevich
Top 10 museums with Suprematist art
Stedelijk Museum, AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)6 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)2 artworks
Museum of Modern Art - New YorkUnited States (New York City)1 artwork
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)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.