Wassily Kandinsky

(Russian, 1866 - 1944)

composition (untitled) by wassily kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky

Composition (Untitled), 1940

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Biographie

Chronologie

1866
Born: Moscow, Russia on December 16
1886 - 1892
University of Moscow, Moscow, Russia
1897 - 1899
Studied under the private instruction of Anton Azbe
1900
Entered Kunstakademie (The Munich Academy of Arts) and studied under Franz Stuck
Participated in the exhibition of the Moscow Partnership of Artists
1901
Founded Phalanx, an art group
1909
Founded the New Group of Artists (Neue Kunstlervereinigung), and became the President
1910 - 1912
Participated in the exhibition of “Jack of Diamonds” art group
1911
Kandinsky and Frantsem Mark established the group Blue Rider (Blaue Reiter)
1912
Published Concerning the Spiritual in Art, the first theoretical foundation of abstractionism

Expositions

2009 - 2010
Sept. - Jan., "Kandinsky - Absolute. Abstract", New York, NY
2009
April - Aug., "Kandinsky - Absolute. Abstract", Paris, France
2006
June 22 - Oct. 1, "Kandinsky, The Path to Abstraction", Tate Modern, London, England
1909
Neue Künstlervereinigung München (NKVM). Heinrich Thannhauser’s Moderne Galerie. Munich, Germany.