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Trivia About Concerning the Sp That is the true meaning of the word “apocalypse” – to unveil and reveal that which has been hidden. I wish the art was in color and not black and white since he talks so much about the significance of color especially red.

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Kandinsky’s ideas are presented in two kanidnsky. Quite successful in his profession—he was offered a professorship chair of Roman Law at the University of Dorpat—he started painti Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky was a Russian painter, and Art theorist. A secret protected on par with gypsy divination and Shamrock shakes. View all 4 comments. A powerful, lucid manifesto by Kandinsky, the famous Russian Expressionist, calling for the artist to proceed inward to cultivate the abstract expressions of the inner spirit and away from material representation.

Wassily Kandinsky Lo Spirituale nell’arte

In contrast, he says, Cezanne “saw in a tree, a heap of apples, a human are, a group of bathing men or women, something more abiding than either photography or impressionist painting could present. That is at any rate the case at present. The whole triangle is moving slowly, almost invisibly forwards and upwards.

The problem of harmonizing spirituals appeal of the material and the non-material shows us the answer to this question. And the bottom line? Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky was kandinsiy Russian painter, and Art theorist. Here he tries to restore its credentials to painting and the arts in general, reminding that they m A wonderful essay both plain and in his writing of a philosophical and very strong reflexive reach.


With academic discipline, he explains the effects of color and form on the very non-academic soul. It reminds me of having to write artist statements. Kandinsky couldn’t do it and neither can you.

The lower the segment the great it is in breath, depth, and area. View all 3 comments.

Concerning the Spiritual in Art

May 21, Michelle rated it liked it Shelves: Kandinsky’s ideas on art and its ultimate goal are nothing short of inspirational. Small diagrams showing how colours relate to one another are great too. I could not ask more of book on colour theory: Dense and could be a better translation, I think. Quite successful in his profession—he was offered a professorship chair of Roman Law at the University of Dorpat—he started painting studies life-drawing, sketching and anatomy at the age of Feb 07, Yana Milenkova rated it really liked it.

It was a pleasure to get to know him better. His statement of artistic intent- you gotta pat him on the back for that idealistic “whoosh”- appears equally specious. This book really changed how I read, listen, and see what surrounds me.

When I look at the nihilism of Britart, or the sheer inability kxndinsky draw and express beauty in what seems to be coming out of some of our contemporary art schools the students tell me they are discouraged by their tutors from trying to express beauty! Timothy rated it really liked it.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I won’t get into his argument about the artist as king. I especially like this insight from the reviewer: No matter what area of art you enjoy, whether it be music, painting or even writing; this book is completely relevant.


An the “theory” goes on. In the first part of the book he writes about the historical movement of art as a pyramid, where the apex represent the forerunners — those who will be understood and accepted only at at a later time: Even those who are nearest to him in sympathy do not understand him. Sadler’s remarks on Cezanne are a pointer in this direction.

Sadler, offers additional explanation of Kandinsky’s art kanidnsky theories, while a new Preface by Richard Stratton discusses Kandinsky’s career as a whole and the impact of the book.

Spiritjale every word spoken rouses an inner vibration, so likewise does every object represented. He was unsympathetic to the official theories on art in Moscow and returned to Germany in But those who are blind, or those who retard the movement of the triangle for baser reasons, are fully understood by their fellows and acclaimed for their genius.

It continues to adte a stimulating and necessary reading experience for every artist, art student, and art patron concerned with the direction of 20th-century painting. But it will not do everything.

Plus, I found completely stimulating just by reading his description of contrasting colors, their antagonisms and synthesis. As such, it is more interesting as a look into the mind of a great artist than as a piece of art theory. These are a bitch, which is my thoroughly unscientific perspective. To Kandinsky two main division of colour are immediate: He faults cubism as too intellectual and kandunsky lacking, as opposed to inspired abstractions.