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, 1878-1935109 artworks
Liubov PopovaRussian, 1889-192475 artworks
Olga RozanovaRussian, 1886-19183 artworks
Nikolai SuetinRussian, 1897-19542 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Four Squares
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematist Painting
Kasimir Malevich

Musical Instrument/Lamp
Kasimir Malevich

Composition
Liubov Popova

Suprematist Painting
Kasimir Malevich

Study of a Model
Liubov Popova

The Gardiner
Kasimir Malevich

Peasant Woman
Kasimir Malevich

Self-Portrait
Kasimir Malevich

Italian Still Life
Liubov Popova

The reaper on red
Kasimir Malevich

Female Worker in Red
Kasimir Malevich

Red Square and Cross
Ilya Chashnik
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
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum - New York, NYUnited States (New York City)2 artworks
Russian Federation (Smolensk)2 artworks
Saratov State Art MuseumRussian Federation (Saratov Region)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.