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Kazimir Malevich

AKA Kazimir Severinovich Malevich

Born: 23-Feb-1879
Birthplace: Kiev, Ukraine
Died: 15-May-1935
Location of death: Leningrad, Russia
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified
Remains: Buried, Nemtschinowka Cemetery, Moscow, Russia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Painter

Nationality: Russia
Executive summary: Founder of Suprematist school

Father: Seweryn Malewicz (d. 1902)
Mother: Ludwika Malewicz
Wife: Kazimira Ivanovna Zgleits (m. 1899)
Son: Anatoli (b. 1902, d. 1909 typhoid fever)
Daughter: Galina
Wife: Sofia Mikhailovna Rafalovich (d. 1923 tuberculosis)
Daughter: Una (b. 20-Apr-1920)
Wife: Natalia Andreevna Manchenko

    University: Kiev School of Art
    University: Moscow Academy of Fine Arts
    Teacher: Vitebsk Practical Art School, Vitebsk, Belarus (1919-22)
    Teacher: Leningrad Academy of Arts (1922-27)
    Teacher: Kiev State Art Institute (1927-29)
    Teacher: House of the Arts, Leningrad (1930)

    Espionage held by the secret police (20-Sep-1930 to 8-Dec-1930)
    Polish Ancestry

Author of books:
Die gegenstandslose Welt (1926, art, "The Nonobjective World")

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