Wassily Kandinsky

Кандинский, Василий Васильевич

Painter, graphic artist, art theorist

Born Moscow, 4 December 1866

Died Neuilly-sur-Seine, 13 December 1944

 

Kandinsky spent his childhood in Odessa. He studied Law at the Moscow University and taught at the University op Dorpat. In 1896 Kandinsky settled in Munich and studied at the Azbe Art School. After the outbreak of the war, Kandinsky returned to Moscow. After the revolution he was involved in the new government but did not agree with the new art theories. In 1921 he returned to Germany and taught at the Bauhaus school of art and architecture. In 1933 he moved to France and became in 1939 a French citizen.

 

1911-12

 

 

1913-14

 

 

1918-19

 

 

1920

 

1924-25

 

 

1926-27

 

 

1928-29

 

 

1930

 

1933

 

1936-37

 

 

1939

 

 

1945-46

   

 

1947, 1949

 

 

1953

 

1957-58

   

 

1962, 1965

 

 

1970

 

1972

 

 

1973

 

 

1978-79

 

 

1980

 

 

1981-82

 

 

1984

   

 

 

1986

 

1989-90

   

 

1991-92

   

 

 

1994-95

   

 

1998-99

   

 

2000

 

2008

 

 

2014-15