Essays Tagged: "Kandinsky"

Expressionism Expressionism was one of the main movements in the later 19th and 20th centuries. No other artistic style has had as much an impact on 20th century art as expressionism has.

nt was Der Blaue Reiter ("The Blue Rider"), being larger, and philosophical in its approach.Wassily Kandinsky played a major role in this group, like some of his other colleagues, Kandinsky continued ... e, form and colour.This method gave a subjective and emotionally charged content priority over form.Kandinsky's style changed continually, from Academicism, through to Folk art, to Impressionism and P ...

(4 pages) 233 0 2.6 Aug/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

A Biography on Famous Russian Artist, Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky was born in Moscow, Russia on December 4, 1866 and he was one of the first creators of the ... organic to geometric and then to pictographic, an example is the Tempered Elan in 1944. I read that Kandinsky created his art from the music in his mind. A famous quote that he said was "Color is the ... The artists is the hand that plays, touching one key or another, to cause vibrations in the soul." Kandinsky loved music, so he used the colors with a pitch and the volume of the sound. He even said ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Franz Marc: a brief frames analysis

ideology.CulturalA pioneer of abstract art.Founded Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Riders) in 1911 with Kandinsky.Studied at the Kunstakademie in Munich with Gabriel Hackl and Wilhelm von Diez.Was introdu ...

(2 pages) 49 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Notes on Two Modernist Movements and 2 Artists in Each Movement and 8 paintings Evaluated using the Frames.

Rider was an association of artists located in and around Munich. The group was founded by Wassily Kandinsky and Franz Marc in 1911. Together with another group of artists, The Bridge, centered aroun ... ntered the kindred spirits who would later form the core of the Blue Rider group--including Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, and Alexej Jawlensky--his style matured into a broader artistic philosophy. Th ...

(23 pages) 194 1 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Wassily Kandisnky

HISTORICAL BACKGROUNDWassily Kandinsky was born in Moscow in 1866 and spent his early childhood in Odessa. He grew up in a cultur ... childhood in Odessa. He grew up in a cultured family: his parents played the piano and the zither. Kandinsky himself learned to play the piano and the cello at an early age - the influence of music i ... e was enormous, down to the names of his works Improvisations, Impressions and Compositions.In 1886 Kandinsky began to study law and economics at the Moscow University and started lecturing at the Mos ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Jackson Pollock's influence on modern art

s one of his first drip paintings. Such paintings were the first form of complete abstraction which Kandinsky and Picasso had previously used only to a degree. As it is pure abstraction, the painting ... he unconscious 'movements' as they came.Pollock had extended on the idea and influences he got from Kandinsky's abstract expressionism of 1910 to 1914. This had inspired some of the freedom of brushwo ...

(5 pages) 136 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


Introduction This essay is about abstraction, Wassily Kandinsky and Mark Rothko. In the first subject I shall try to define the word abstraction and write ... e word abstraction and write about the paths to abstraction, I will then go on to introduce Wassily Kandinsky as the second subject. I will discuss Kandinsky's theories on abstraction and analyse Kand ... through the "fauvism"� of Matisse to the abstract expressionism of the pre-war paintings of Kandinsky. In contrast to the first it is intuitional and emotional rather than intellectual; organi ...

(5 pages) 42 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


ed the public and Monet's contemporaries to a higher appreciation of Impressionism.In 1895, Wassily Kandinsky saw Monet's Haystack series of 1891 at the Moscow exhibition of French Impressionist's Pai ... hat he finally pushed himself into deciding to become a painter. 5. Thirteen years later in Munich, Kandinsky saw one of his own paintings on its side. Not recognising the objects of the painting, Kan ...

(8 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

"Six Degrees of Separation" - The Central Theme

m emerges perhaps.One recurring theme in the film is the idea of “Chaos and Control”, the Kandinsky. The painting is at first displaying the “controlled” side of the canvas – ... de down. The audience can see these changes as the film progresses – in the original play, the Kandinsky was not removed from the stage and in various scenes the painting was flipped to comply wi ...

(3 pages) 20 0 1.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Theme That Will Last Forever

rt her. He does not want to say anything upsetting to the one he loves. In Better than Blonde, Mrs. Kandinsky loves her daughter more than anything. The way that Mrs. Kandinsky shows her love for her ... alks away from the problem more so than she used to years ago, trying to make things better for Mr. Kandinsky. Throughout the novel, Sophie keeps her distance from her friend Madison. Sophie had told ...

(5 pages) 743 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

Lawren Harris

hite, grey, and a little amount of brown in this vibrant painting. He was influenced by the Russian Kandinsky's CONCERNING THE SPIRITUAL IN ART and he subsequently incorporated symbolic color into sur ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Dec/2012

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists