Conference '100 years of suprematism'

Kazimir Malevich. Self-portrait

Kazimir Malevich. Self-portrait

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“100 Years of Suprematism,” a conference organized in celebration of the centenary of Kazimir Malevich’s invention of Suprematism and the first public display of his Suprematist paintings in December, 1915, is organized by the Malevich Society, the Lazar Khidekel Society in association with the Harriman Institute and SHERA. It will be held on Friday and Saturday, December 11-12, 2015, at the Harriman Institute at Columbia University, located at 420 West 118th St, New York, NY 10027 ("Davis Auditorium, Schapiro Center.” Link to directions). The conference promises to be an historic event, featuring presentations by an international and renowned group of scholars.  Among them are leading researchers in the field from the United States, Russia, and the United Kingdom. The event will also include a presentation of Kazimir Malevich: Letters and Documents, Memoirs and Criticism (London: Tate, 2015).

The conference program, abstracts, and pre-registration will be available on The Malevich Society’s website by November 20th. Although registration will be available at the door on December 11 and 12 (based on space availability), we encourage you to register online to ensure a seat. Attendance is free.

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