Wassily Kandinsky

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Style: Expressionism;Abstract Art;Constructivism

Place: Moscow

Born: 1866

Death: 1944

Nationality: Russia


Born in Moscow in 1866, Kandinsky spent his early childhood in Odessa. His parents played the piano and the zither and Kandinsky himself learned the piano and cello at an early age. The influence of music in his paintings cannot be overstated, down to the names of his paintings Improvisations, Impressions, and Compositions. In 1886, he enrolled at ...