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, 1889-192474 artworks
Olga RozanovaRussian, 1886-19183 artworks
Nikolai SuetinRussian, 1897-19542 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Haymaking
Kasimir Malevich

Floor Polishers
Kasimir Malevich

Traveling Woman
Liubov Popova

Trees
Liubov Popova

The Pianist
Liubov Popova

Apple Trees in Blossom
Kasimir Malevich

Composition
Nikolai Suetin

Self portrait
Kasimir Malevich

The Gardiner
Kasimir Malevich

Vanity Case
Kasimir Malevich

Cafe
Olga Rozanova

Peasant Women at Church
Kasimir Malevich

Black Circle
Kasimir Malevich
Top 10 museums with Suprematist art
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)48 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.