Kazimir Malevich biography

Kazimir Malevich

Kazimir Malevich Biography Kazimir Malevich born February 23, 1879 in Kiev. His parents were Polish origin. The family had fourteen children, but survived to adulthood, only nine of them. When Kazimir was 15 years old, his mother gave him a set of paints. From that moment until his death, passion Malevich began painting. However, the parents insisted that his son suffered a serious profession. Kazimierz entered the school in the village agronomic Parkhomovka there and graduated five classes. In 1896 Malevich moved to Kursk. To have at least some means of livelihood, Casimir went to work in the Office of