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Definition(s):

  • (n) Russian abstract painter (1878-1935)

News

  • Luxury housing built on Russian painter Malevich's grave

    The burial place outside Moscow of the great Russian artist Kazimir Malevich, famed for his avant-garde works of the early Soviet era, has been paved over to make way for a luxury gated community, activists said Wednesday.
    on August 28, 2013     Source: AFP via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "The role of Malevich as a pioneer of modern and contemporary art is optimally visible in the context of the collection of modern art of the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam," Cohen said in a statement. "Therefore, as of December 2009, the artworks...
    on Apr 24, 2008 By: Job Cohen Source: Brandon Sun

  2. "For an art lover to present his collection in Moscow -- the cradle of modernist utopias, from Malevich to Mondrian -- is a unique opportunity," Pinault, 72, wrote in the show's catalog.
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Francois Pinault Source: Bloomberg

  3. When a friend insisted that she should, Sussman said, "OK, I'll do White on White by Malevich."
    on Sep 26, 2008 By: Eve Sussman Source: The Age

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