Kandinsky

  • (noun): Russian painter who was a pioneer of abstract art (1866-1944).
    Synonyms: Wassily Kandinsky

Some articles on kandinsky:

Michel Henry - Descriptions of Selected Works - On Art and Painting
... Voir l'invisible, sur Kandinsky (Seeing the Invisible, about Kandinsky) Art can save man, abandoned by our technological civilization, from his confusion ... This is this spiritual quest that led Kandinsky to the creation of abstract painting ...
Phalanx (art Group)
... Founding members were Wassily Kandinsky, Rolf Niczky, Waldemar Hecker, and Wilhelm Hüsgen ... Kandinsky was elected president of the association and also became the director of the Phalanx School of Painting ... Phalanx was where Kandinsky met Gabriele Münter, an art student at the school ...
Wassily Kandinsky
... Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky /kænˈdɪnski/ (Russian Васи́лий Васи́льевич Канди́нский, Vasiliy Vasil’yevich Kandinskiy, 16 December 1866 ... Born in Moscow, Kandinsky spent his childhood in Odessa ... In 1896 Kandinsky settled in Munich, studying first at Anton Ažbe's private school and then at the Academy of Fine Arts ...
Wassily Kandinsky - Quotations
... that at the same time clarify his work and make Kandinsky one of the main theorists of art ... "Kandinsky was fascinated by the expressive power of linear forms ... "Kandinsky calls abstract the content that painting must express, that’s to say this invisible life that we are ...
The Yellow Sound
... is an experimental theater piece originated by the Russian artist Wassily Kandinsky ... and most influential" of four "color-tone dramas" that Kandinsky conceived for the theater between 1909 and 1914 the others were titled The Green Sound, Black and White, and Violet ... Kandinsky's pieces were part of a larger trend of their era that addressed color theory and synesthesia in works that blended multiple art forms and media ...