Kandinsky

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Published by Sotheby"s Publications .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Abstractionism,
  • Catalogues raisonnes,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Catalogs,
  • Kandinsky, Wassily,
  • Individual artists

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ContributionsHans K. Roethel (Editor), Jean K. Benjamin (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages560
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8302095M
ISBN 100856671495
ISBN 109780856671494

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Wassily Kandinsky has 98 books on Goodreads with ratings. Wassily Kandinsky’s most popular book is Concerning the Spiritual in Art. Wassily Kandinsky has 98 books on Goodreads with ratings. Wassily Kandinsky’s most popular book is Concerning the Spiritual in Art.

Books By Wassily Kandinsky All Formats Kindle Edition Audible Audiobook Paperback Hardcover See more Sort by: Sort by: Popularity. Concerning the Spiritual in Art (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) Apr 20, by Wassily Kandinsky, M. Sadler. Dec 09,  · This book presents key Kandinsky works to introduce his repertoire of vivid colors, forms, and feelings.

Tracing the artist’s radical stylistic development, it shows how one painter’s progression paved the way for generations of abstract expression to come/5(24). An Introduction by the translator, Michael T. Sadler, offers additional explanation of Kandinsky's art and theories, while a new Preface by Richard Stratton discusses Kandinsky's career as a whole and the impact of the book.

Making the book even more valuable are nine woodcuts by Kandinsky himself that appear at the chapter weddingvideosfortmyers.com by: Books Concerning the Spiritual in Art In this remarkable book, anticipating “the spiritual turning-point” Kandinsky reflects on his understanding of progress in this direction.

This is not a process that would happen automatically. It requires a lot of work and. When the World War began Kandinsky was compelled to leave Germany.

On August, 3rd, he and Gabriela moved to Switzerland where Kandinsky started to work on the book about "point and line".

By November of the same year they had parted. Gabriela came back to Munich, and Kandinsky went to. In this remarkable book, anticipating “the spiritual turning-point” Kandinsky reflects on his understanding of progress in this direction. This is not a process that would happen automatically. It requires a lot of work and implies a great responsibility of both artist and viewer.

In this book, published 16 years after Concerning the Spiritual in Art, Kandinsky digs deeper in the research of interaction of nature, arts, and human, though from a concrete position weddingvideosfortmyers.comng from the centerpiece, i.e.

a point, he studies its basic properties and capabilities: at first academically, then in fine art and other arts, and finally in natural and practical contexts. Kandinsky's first book exploring abstract art theory, "Concerning the Spiritual in Art," was published in In it, he explained the method behind what many critics of the time considered to be his madness: his innovative approach to visual art.

I decided to read this book because Kandinsky was, is and will be one of the many exponents of abstract art and some of my works are inspired by his art. Also, I wanted to know more of his wonderful works. I recommend it if you would like to know about Kandinsky's evolution because it shows every period of his transformation/5.

To me, Kandinsky is the Kandinsky from the Bauhaus period, when his paintings were dominated by abstract compositions comprising lines, circles, triangles, and bold colours. Though Concerning the Spiritual in Art was written some ten years prior, the book may as well be about the explorations in artworks such as these/5.

This book traces the chronological evolution of Kandinsky’s art, making use of an unprecedented wealth of documents from the artist’s own workshop, including autobiographical writings, correspondence and theoretical essays, to shed new light on his prolific creative imagination.

Jul 13,  · Wassily Kandinsky (), whose works are contained in this book, not only practised art but also wrote on it extensively.

He explored the theoretical aspects of the abstract art to which he ascribed, often drawing on his own work for examples, perhaps in an attempt to defend it by showing the care and thought he put into his art/5(3). Oct 28,  · Kandinsky’s paintings are among the most expensive at international auctions today, but his writings are often overlooked.

Here is a collection, maybe the most complete you will find, of his writings on art and spirituality. Download the free pdf e-books here: On the Spiritual in Art Kandinsky.

The Art of Spiritual Harmony. Wassily Kandinsky: a Revolution in Painting is one of Taschen's. After reading Concerning the Spiritual in Art by Kandinsky, I liked to get a little more background on him.

After finishing Duechting's book, I was more surprised than ever that my 20th century art classes barely covered Kandinsky/5. The Dreaming Giant: A Children's Book Inspired by Wassily Kandinsky. by Veronique Massenot and Peggy Nille | May 25, out of 5 stars 1. Hardcover $ $ 11 $ $ Get it as soon as Wed, Oct 2.

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See how Wassily Kandinsky transformed the course of art history in this Basic Art guide to his abstract repertoire and development, by TASCHEN weddingvideosfortmyers.comr: Benedikt Taschen. "The importance of Kandinsky's art and thought in the history of modern art combined with the completeness, careful scholarship, and crisp design of this volume make it especially useful."--ChoiceOf all the giants of twentieth-century art, Wassily Kandinsky () was the most prolific writer.

Here, available for the first time in paperback, are all of Kandinsky's writings on art, newly 5/5(1). The creator of the first modern abstract paintings, Wassily Kandinsky was an influential Russian painter and art theorist. In his youth, he studied law and economics at the University of Moscow, and was later hired as a professor of Roman law at the University of Dorpat in weddingvideosfortmyers.comality: Russian.

Klänge (German; Sounds) is a book by the Russian expressionist artist Wassily weddingvideosfortmyers.comhed in an edition of in Munich in latethe work is a famous early example of an artist's book, containing both poems and woodcuts by the artist, forming two parallel strands, each involving a loose progression.

One of three seminal books that Kandinsky published between and - the. BAUHAUS BOOK 09 KANDINSKY POINT AND LINE TO PLAN: CONTRIBUTION TO THE ANALYSIS OF THE PICTORIAL ELEMENTS. howard dearstyne. tr: hilla rebay. Kandinsky Point and line to plane (en) Download 8,4 MB. weddingvideosfortmyers.com BAUHAUS BOOK 09 KANDINSKY.

A pioneering work in the movement to free art from its traditional bonds to material reality, this book is one of the most important documents in the history of modern art. Written by the famous nonobjective painter Wassily Kandinsky (?), it explains Kandinsky's own theory of painting and crystallizes the ideas that were influencing many other modern artists of the period.3/5(4).

Kandinsky on the Spiritual Element in Art and the Three Responsibilities of Artists “To harmonize the whole is the task of art.” In more human terms, this means that whenever you buy a book on Amazon from a link on here, I receive a small percentage of its price.

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His forms evolved from fluid and organic to geometric and, finally, to pictographic. Learn more about Kandinsky’s life and work, including his notable paintings. For Kandinsky, colour meant more than just a visual component of a picture. Colour is its soul.

In his books, he described his own perspective on how colours interacted with each other and with the spectator in detail and very poetically. Moreover, Kandinsky was a synaesthete, i.e. he could ‘hear colours’ and ‘see sounds.’.

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Guggenheim Foundation Presents a Survey. If Kandinsky wasn't the first abstract artist, he certainly was one of the founding fathers of the art form. His art and essays on art have had influence over many artists during the last century.

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