When did Wassily Kandinsky live?

Did Kandinsky marry his cousin?

After graduating in 1892, Kandinsky married his cousin, Anja Chimiakin, and became a lecturer on Jurisprudence at the University of Moscow. His fascination with art prompted him to relinquish his teaching position in 1896 and move to Munich to begin formal art studies.

Where did Kandinsky live in 1913?

Born in Moscow, he spent his childhood in Odessa, where he graduated at Grekov Odessa Art school. He enrolled at the University of Moscow, studying law and economics.

Wassily Kandinsky
Kandinsky, c. 1913 or earlier
Born Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky 16 December [O.S. 4 December] 1866 Moscow, Russian Empire

When did Wassily Kandinsky start painting?


Successful in his profession—he was offered a professorship (chair of Roman Law) at the University of Dorpat (today Tartu, Estonia)—Kandinsky began painting studies (life-drawing, sketching and anatomy) at the age of 30.

Who dripped paint art?

Jackson Pollock

“A Technical Investigation of Paints used by Jackson Pollock in his Drip or Poured Paintings,” in Modern Art, New Museums, Contributions to the Bilbao Congress, 137–41, International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works.

How do you say Wassily?

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Did Kandinsky paint to music?

Abstract art was first created by Wassily Kandinsky, a Russian artist who lived from 1866-1944. Kandinsky described his paintings as “visual music,” with colors being like sounds. He often painted to music, using color and line to express how the music made him feel.

What is a Kandinsky circle?

Quote from video: He believed that he could express feeling in music through color and shape in his own artworks. One of the shapes that he used the most in his work was the circle.