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, 1878-1935118 artworks
Liubov PopovaRussian, 1889-192475 artworks
Olga RozanovaRussian, 1886-19183 artworks
Nikolai SuetinRussian, 1897-19542 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Suprematist Painting
Kasimir Malevich

Self-Portrait
Kasimir Malevich

Dynamic Suprematism
Kasimir Malevich

The Pianist
Liubov Popova

Female Worker in Red
Kasimir Malevich

Half-Length Figure
Kasimir Malevich

Black Circle
Kasimir Malevich

Floor Polishers
Kasimir Malevich

Trees
Liubov Popova

Peasants
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematist Painting
Kasimir Malevich

Bather
Kasimir Malevich

White Square on White
Kasimir Malevich

Landscape
Kasimir Malevich
Top 10 museums with Suprematist art
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)48 artworks
Stedelijk Museum, AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)30 artworks
Tretyakov Gallery - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)30 artworks
Greece (Stavroupoli)13 artworks
Museum of Modern Art - New YorkUnited States (New York City)9 artworks
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum - MadridSpain (Madrid)3 artworks
Museum Ludwig - CologneGermany (Cologne)3 artworks
Russian Federation (Smolensk)2 artworks
Yale University Art Gallery - New Haven, CTUnited States (New Haven, Connecticut)2 artworks
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum - New York, NYUnited States (New York City)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.