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No trivia or quizzes yet. But the problem is that he seeks to do this by abstraction, separation. Kandinsky depicts the life of the spirit as a triangle, forever moving gently upwards, or rather, forever moved upwards by artists—the m 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.

There are even diagrams. Trivia Spiituale Concerning the Sp In any composition the material side may be more or less omitted in proportion as the forms used are more or less material, and for them substituted pure abstractions, or largely dematerialised objects. He then moved to France where he lived the rest of his life, and became a French citizen in Spiritual Revolution was a popular theme throughout the century.

His purpose is laudable. 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.

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It currently resides in the Russian Museum in Saint Petersburg. Ultimately, “If the artist be priest of beauty”, then she has “a triple responsibility to spkrituale non-artist: I will just retain the “language of form and color.

The art that we need for these our troubled times needs to be an apocalyptic art of incarnation. Lists with This Book.


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If you’ve ever been tempted to bronze your subjective aesthetic and mount it in the museum between philosophy and science, this will be there to remind you how nearly impossible it is to pull off. Small diagrams showing how colours relate to one another are great too. And it’s not just a little heart-breaking but funny, always funny to encounter his One True Quest towards pure expression conveyed upon such muddy waters. I came away from that exhibit with my interest in Kandinsky re-confirmed, and now I can say that he is one of my favorite 20th century artists.

Concerning the Spiritual in Art

This was worth reading. This takes us into a world that predicates the transcendent, but implicitly denigrates the immanent.

And for this reason it is necessary for the artist to know the starting point for the exercise of his spirit. I most enjoyed his breakdown of color theory, setting antitheses of white and black obviyellow I’m finally getting around to reading Wassily Kandinsky’s Concerning the Spiritual in Art. He understands “spirituality” as being the interiority of things, their inner source of meaning and life. May 31, Cameron rated it liked it.

Wassily Kandinsky Lo Spirituale nell’arte

View all 3 comments. I could not ask more of book on colour theory: 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: The introduction is enough to get you excited to read it and I just love his description about what art is and ought to be.

Here Heaven and Earth are interfused in a single reality Christians can read Luke I wish the art was in color and not black and white since he talks so much about the significance of color especially red. See 1 question about Concerning the Spiritual in Art…. It is interesting to compare these about Kandinsky in his works; personally I found that it brought to light a significant his paintings.


It continues to be a stimulating and necessary reading experience for every artist, art student, and art patron concerned with the direction of 20th-century painting. To Kandinsky, Art’s function is to reveal the spiritual. Concerning the Spiritual in Art is a short book more like an extended essay by Kandinsky, detailing his personal philosophy of art.

Feb 07, Yana Milenkova rated it really liked it. Truly appreciating art always seemed like the province of finer souls. What saves this book is superlative phrase-turning and humor, intended or otherwise. Want to Read saving….

The art world’s Verne! The life of the spirit may be fairly represented in diagram as a large acute-angled spiritaule divided horizontally into unequal parts with the narrowest segment uppermost. Nov 13, Ridgely spirittuale it it was ok.

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spieituale Incredibly lucid and articulate, Kandinsky leads the reader to move past an intellectual appreciation of art: Albert Barnes, and some of it comes off as purely bunkish guesses Kandinsky couldn’t do it and neither can you. It was a pleasure to get to know him better. It needs to reveal the spiritual, but not separate it off from the material world.

That’s not to say that he doesn’t also go into simple composition and form versus complex.