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Malevich, Kazimir Severinovich 1878-1935

Works: 1,063 works in 2,026 publications in 10 languages and 21,684 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  History  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Board books  Interviews  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Contributor, Dedicatee, Creator, Other, Engraver, Lithographer
Classifications: N6999.M34, 759.7
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The non-objective world by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kazimir Malevich by Charlotte Douglas( Book )
8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kazimir Malevich : the climax of disclosure by Rainer Crone( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and German and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kazimir Malevich: The Climax of Diclosure traces the artist's development from his beginning in Ukraine and early years in Moscow, where hs was closely involved in the Futurist circle, through to the late 1920s and beyond. Rainer Crone and David Moos demonstrate that it is only through a close and sustained reading of Malevich's late and still widely understood painterly oeuvre that his extraordinarily inventive stance can be truly comprehended."
Malevich : suprematism and revolution in Russian art 1910-1930 by L Zhadova( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malevich by Serge Fauchereau( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kazimir Malevich and the art of geometry by John Milner( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During 1915, in the midst of the war years that preceded the Russian Revolution, Kazimir Malevich devised and displayed a completely unprecedented geometric style of painting that he called Suprematism. By the 1920s, geometric art had become an international phenomenon. John Milner examines Malevich's art of geometry by looking at its sources of inspiration, its methods and its meanings and, arguing persuasively that it is based on obsolete Russian units of measurement rather than the decimal system, has found a new interpretative tool with which to understand this pioneering art. Milner describes Malevich's early work (pointing out his sensitivity to Russian and West European art, with their diverse traditions of depicting time and space) alongside contemporary developments in physics and mathematics, including theories such as that of the fourth dimension. He closely examines Malevich's designs for the 1913 futurist opera Victory over the Sun, the first major public manifestation of the artist's remarkable synthesis of proportion, perspective, mathematics, and futurist imagery. Malevich's subsequent display of Suprematist paintings, in 1915, was based on an elaborate system of space and proportion which even determined the actual hanging of the exhibition. Milner shows that his proportional system derived from the ancient Russian units of the arshin and the vershok. Sixteen vershok make one arshin, and one arshin is equal to 71.12cm. Malevich, along with his contemporaries, was drawing upon both traditional and modern mathematical theory to create some of the most influential, coherent and dynamic non-objective paintings of this century
Essays on art, 1915-1933 by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
19 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and German and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kazimir Malevich : suprematism by Matthew Drutt( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1915, Kazimir Malevich (1878-1935) changed the future of Modern art when his experiments in painting led the Russian avant-garde into pure abstraction. He called his innovation Suprematism - an art of pure geometric form meant to be universally comprehensible regardless of cultural or ethnic origin. His Suprematist masterpieces, including Black Square (1915) and White Square on White (1920-27), continue to inspire artists throughout the world." "Accompanying the first exhibition to focus exclusively on this defining moment in Malevich's career, Kazimir Malevich Suprematism features nearly 120 paintings, drawings, and objects, among them several recently rediscovered masterworks. In addition, the book includes previously unpublished letters, texts, and diaries, along with essays by international scholars, who shed new light on this influential figure and his devotion to the spiritual in art."--BOOK JACKET
Malevich journey to infinity by Gerry Souter( )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annotation Kazimir Malevich (1878 - 1935) was a painter and a great art theorist but first and foremost he was the founder of Suprematism (pure abstraction), a style based on geometrical forms. Suprematism, he wrote, has led me to discover something that had not
Art for baby : high-contrast images by eleven contemporary artists to explore with your child ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art for baby brings together a collection of fascinating black and white images created by some of the world's leading modern artists. Each one has been specially selected to help babies begin to recognize pictures and connect with the world around them. On board pages
Malevich : catalogue raisonne of the Berlin exhibition 1927, including the collection in the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam ; with a general introd. to his work by Troels Andersen( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malévitch : œuvres de Casimir Severinovitch Malévitch (1878-1935) : avec en appendice les œuvres de Nicolaï Mikhaïlovitch Souiétine (1897-1954) : catalogue by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kazimir Malevich in the Russian Museum by Russia) Gosudarstvennyĭ russkiĭ muzeĭ (Saint Petersburg( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die gegenstandslose Welt by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
25 editions published between 1927 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Écrits by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
23 editions published between 1975 and 1996 in French and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on art. by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and Danish and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Malevich : painting the absolute by Andrei B Nakov( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kasimir Malevich by Andrei B Nakov( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark Harden offers access to images and information about works of art by Ukrainian painter and designer Kasimir Malevich (1878-1935). Malevich was one of the early pioneers of pure abstraction. Harden notes such details about the paintings as the title, date, medium, size, and current location
De Cézanne au suprématisme : tous les traités parus de 1915 à 1922 by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in French and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world as non-objectivity : unpublished writings 1922-25 by Kazimir Severinovich Malevich( Book )
10 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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מלביץ׳, כזימיר סברינוביץ׳.
מלביץ׳, כזימיר סברינוביץ׳ 1878-1935
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English (221)
French (55)
German (35)
Japanese (4)
Spanish (4)
Russian (3)
Polish (2)
Chinese (1)
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Multiple languages (1)