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, 1902-19297 artworks
Ivan KliunRussian, 1873-19434 artworks
Kasimir MalevichRussian, 1878-1935108 artworks
Liubov PopovaRussian, 1889-192474 artworks
Olga RozanovaRussian, 1886-19183 artworks
Nikolai SuetinRussian, 1897-19542 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Gardiner
Kasimir Malevich

Dynamic Suprematism
Kasimir Malevich

Portrait of a woman
Kasimir Malevich

Bather
Kasimir Malevich

Vanity Case
Kasimir Malevich

Female Bathers
Kasimir Malevich

Cubist Cityscape
Liubov Popova

The Pianist
Liubov Popova

The wedding
Kasimir Malevich

Half-Length Figure
Kasimir Malevich

Red Square
Kasimir Malevich

Seated Woman
Liubov Popova
Top 10 museums with Suprematist art
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)47 artworks
Tretyakov Gallery - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)30 artworks
Stedelijk Museum, AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)30 artworks
Greece (Stavroupoli)13 artworks
Museum of Modern Art - New YorkUnited States (New York City)9 artworks
Museum Ludwig - CologneGermany (Cologne)3 artworks
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum - MadridSpain (Madrid)3 artworks
Radishchev Art MuseumRussian Federation (Saratov)2 artworks
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum - New York, NYUnited States (New York City)2 artworks
Yale University Art Gallery - New Haven, CTUnited States (New Haven, Connecticut)2 artworks
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.