noun Usage: often capitalized Etymology: Russian suprematizm, from French suprématie supremacy + Russian -izm -ism Date: 1933 an early 20th century art movement in Russia producing abstract works featuring flat geometric forms • suprematist adjective or noun, often capitalized

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  • suprematism — SUPREMATÍSM s.n. Grupare artistică rusă care se încadrează în curentul abstracţionismului geometrizant. – Din rus. suprematizm. Trimis de ionel, 29.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  suprematísm s. n. (sil. pre ) Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa:… …   Dicționar Român

  • Suprematism — This term is not to be confused with supremacism. Suprematism ( Russian: Супрематизм): is an art movement focused on fundamental geometric forms (in particular the square and circle) which formed in Russia in 1915 1916.When Kasimir Malevich… …   Wikipedia

  • suprematism — /seuh prem euh tiz euhm, soo /, n. (sometimes cap.) Fine Arts. a nonrepresentational style of art developed in Russia in the early 20th century, characterized by severely simple geometric shapes or forms and an extremely limited palette. [ < Russ …   Universalium

  • Suprematism — noun A genre of abstract art based on simple, geometric forms …   Wiktionary

  • suprematism — noun a Russian abstract art movement developed c.1915, characterized by simple geometrical shapes and associated with ideas of spiritual purity. Derivatives suprematist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • suprematism — su·prem·a·tism …   English syllables

  • suprematism — /səˈprɛmətɪzəm/ (say suh premuhtizuhm), /su / (say sooh ) noun a type of abstract art originating in Russia in 1913, which used the rectangle, triangle, circle and cross as symbols to express feelings in a visual form. {Russian suprematízm} …   Australian English dictionary

  • suprematism — s ( en) KONST …   Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • suprematism — noun a geometric abstractionist movement originated by Kazimir Malevich in Russia that influenced constructivism • Hypernyms: ↑artistic movement, ↑art movement …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ilya Chashnik — Suprematism , 1923 Ilya Grigorevich Chashnik (1902, Lucyn, Russian Empire, currently Ludza, Latvia 1929, Leningrad) was a suprematist artist, a pupil of Kazimir Malevich and a founding member of the UNOVIS school.[ …   Wikipedia

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