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Suprematism was a word used to describe a new wave a non objective art. Malevich was one of the first artists to really express suprematism. He stated that: “ Under Suprematism I understand the supremacy of pure feeling in creative art. To the Suprematist, the visual phenomena of the objective world are, in themselves, meaningless; the significant thing is feeling, as such, quite apart from the environment in which it is called forth. The suprematist does not observe and does not touch he feels.” Malevich’s most basic form of non objective art was the square and its similar shapes, the line, and the rectangle. In airplane flying Malevich uses similar shapes in an almost puzzle like form. He uses colors that stand out brightly on a white background. It is a really simple piece of art to look at and is very easy on the eyes. It uses colors and shapes that everyone can understand and interpret in whatever way they want. Malevich believed that his art could play a major role because of its universal accessibility. Malevich in some way was right and the soviet government disagreed. Soviet authorities
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ART HIST 101 taught by Professor Shad during the Spring '08 term at MATC Madison.

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