Share this entry

Share this page

Malevich, Kazimir

Line breaks: Kazi|mir Mal|evich
Pronunciation: /ˈmaləvɪtʃ
 
, maˈljeɪvɪtʃ/

Definition of Malevich, Kazimir in English:

( 1878–1935), Russian painter and designer, founder of the suprematist movement; full name Kazimir Severinovich Malevich. In his abstract works he used only basic geometrical shapes and a severely restricted range of colour.

Definition of Malevich, Kazimir in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure