MaximaOn Friday, October 18, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands arrived at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam to open the special exhibition, Kazimir Malevich and the Russian Avant-Garde.

According to a press release from the Stedelijk Museum the exhibition is:

“…the largest survey in twenty years devoted to the work of the Russian avant-garde pioneer Kazimir Malevich (1878–1935). 

The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam holds the largest collection of Malevich’s work outside of Russia, which was the subject of a large-scale exhibition at the museum in 1989. 

Kazimir Malevich and the Russian Avant-Garde is a tribute to the artist and his contemporaries, as well as the culmination of 2013 as the year celebrating Dutch–Russian relations in the Netherlands.”

The exhibition will be open to the public on October 19, 2013 – February 2, 2014.  For more information about Kazimir Malevich and the Russian Avant-Garde please click here.

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