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IMPROVISATION #29 (THE SWAN), 1912 Oil on canvas Philadelphia. USA. Philadelphia Museum of Art In 1908-1909, after fully understanding and being through with symbolism and fauvism, Kandinsky begins getting rid of any art movements’ influences and, groping, finds his own way. This process, first of all, meant for him freeing the colour, shapes and lines from concreteness. People, houses and landscapes in his paintings become less and less recognizable, more and more abstract. First Abstract…

The Expressionist artist Vasily Kandinsky often discussed painting as a form of visual music. What type of music do you think his “Imp.

“Everything starts from a dot.”  Vasily Kandinsky... | The Museum of Modern Art

“The artist must train not only his eye but also his soul.” Vasily Kandinsky was born on this day 147 years ago in Moscow.