Kasimir Malevich art links 


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Kasimir Malevich: The Aviator, 1914
Source: WebMuseum (see "image archives" below)


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Kasimir Malevich

[Ukrainian Cubist Painter, 1878-1935]

• Also known as:  Kazimir Malevich
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Original works by Kasimir Malevich available for purchase at art galleries worldwide
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteDallas Museum of Art, Texas   NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteGuggenheim Museum, New York City
2 works online

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Black Square, ca.1930

Notable SiteMuseum of Modern Art, New York City
Includes biographical information about the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
House under construction

Notable SitePeggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice   NEW!

Notable SiteSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Notable SiteTate Gallery, London, UK

Notable SiteYale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut
The Knife Grinder (Principle of Glittering)

Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Japan

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself

Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland
Alphabetically under "M"

Los Angeles County Museum of Art   NEW!

Moscow Museum of Modern Art (in Russian)  
Self-portrait, 1934

Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  

Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  

Museum of Modern Art, New York City - Provenance Research Project
7 works by Malevich

Philadelphia Museum of Art   NEW!

State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece

State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
5 paintings online

Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art, Amsterdam
Suprematist Painting (Red Cross on Black Circle), 1921-27

The Albertina, Vienna
Man in a suprematist Landscape, ca.1930/31

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid   NEW!
(Images are zoomable; click on the "expand" icon below the detail image)

Virtual Museum of Canada

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany (mostly in German)  
Landschaft (Der Winter)

Art Market:
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary   NEW!

Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteKasimir Malevich at The Artchive

Notable SiteKasimir Malevich at The Athenaeum
25 works online by Malevich

Notable SiteKasimir Malevich in the WebMuseum

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Aiwaz Panopticon

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
(a welcome screen is displayed for a couple of seconds before the search results appear)

Boston College Fine Arts Department

California State University WorldImages Database

Kasimir Malevich at CGFA

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

El Poder de la Palabra (The Power of the Word) (in Spanish)  

Humanities Web

State Hermitage Museum Unofficial Site

USC Annenberg School for Communication

Additional Image Search Tools:
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           Flickr: "Kasimir Malevich"   
Google Images: "Kasimir Malevich"   
Bing Images: "Kasimir Malevich"   
Miscellaneous Sites:
Auburn University Liberal Arts Department

California Literary Review
Costume design for a strongman in the opera Victory over the Sun

Gallery of Russian Art

History of Russian Painting

Kubisme (Cubism) (in Dutch)  

Repository of Abstract Art

The Legacy Project
"A gathering place for people interested in the enduring legacies of the many violent traumas of the 20th century"

Thomas Gibson Fine Art Ltd., London, UK -- Notable past sales
Dynamic Suprematism, 1916

Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Kasimir Malevich  
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting

Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Artnet Magazine
Suprematist Composition, 1919-20

Deutsche Bank Artmag
An introduction to Kasimir Malevitch

Deutsche Bank Artmag
Article on the influence of Malevitch on other artists

Deutsche Bank Artmag
Kasimir Malewitsch: Suprematism (exhibition website)

The Art Story

The New York Observer
"The Suprematist: Malevich Abstracts At the Guggenheim", article by Hilton Kramer

The New York Observer
"Malevich $17 Million Sale Finally Buries Stalinism", article by Hilton Kramer

The New Yorker
"The Prophet", 2003 article by Peter Schjeldahl

"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
Look Inside Books:Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.            
Search Inside Books:Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
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Kazimir Malevich: The Climax of Disclosure

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Kasimir Malevich and the Art of Geometry

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Masters of Art: Malevich

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Painting Revolution: Kandinsky, Malevich and the Russian Avant-Garde


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