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Wassily Kandinsky

Author: Max Bill; Carola Giedion-Welcker
Publisher: Barcelona : Polı́grafa ; New York : D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers [distributor], ©2009.
Series: Modern masters series (Barcelona, Spain)
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As a painter and a teacher, and co-founder of the Blaue Reiter, the Russian-born artist Vasily Kandinsky has played a leading role in the unfolding of modern art. Greatly influenced by music -- "music is the ultimate teacher," he once averred -- Kandinsky painted his first abstract compositions during his Bavarian period (1906-1914), and these riotously musical canvases, with their intense symphonies of color and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bill, Max, 1908-1994.
Wassily Kandinsky.
Barcelona : Polı́grafa ; New York : D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers [distributor], ©2009
(OCoLC)691130501
Named Person: Wassily Kandinsky; Vasiliï Vasil'evich Kandinskiï; Wassily Kandinsky
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Max Bill; Carola Giedion-Welcker
ISBN: 9788434312135 8434312131
OCLC Number: 320495738
Notes: Series from jacket.
Description: 95 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Kandinsky the educator / Max Bill --
Kandinsky the theoretician / Carola Giedion-Welcker --
Formative influences --
Developments in Munich --
Abandoning representation --
Non-objective painting --
The folkloric imagination --
A more rigorous style --
Point and line to plane --
A new freedom.
Series Title: Modern masters series (Barcelona, Spain)
Responsibility: Max Bill and Carola Giedion-Welcker.

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Born in Russia in 1866, Vassily Kandinsky was a painter, printmaker, and art theorist. This book presents an overview of Kandinsky's oeuvre - from his early landscape pieces, such as "The Blue Rider"  Read more...

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