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

Three women
Kasimir Malevich

Disjunction of forms
Olga Rozanova

Suprematist Painting
Kasimir Malevich

Reapers
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematist Painting
Kasimir Malevich

Vern 34
Liubov Popova

Portrait of a woman
Kasimir Malevich

Male Model
Liubov Popova

The Gardiner
Kasimir Malevich

Self-Portrait
Kasimir Malevich

Suprematist Composition
Kasimir Malevich

Girl with a Red Staff
Kasimir Malevich

Still Life
Liubov Popova

Apple Trees in Bloom
Kasimir Malevich

The Gardiner
Kasimir Malevich

Black Circle
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
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.