Wassily Kandinsky

Lived to 77 years of age

Artist History

Born on December fourth 1866 in Moscow Russia. Wassily enrolled at the University of Moscow and was interested mostly in business and law. After being at the collage he was offered a job at the University of Dorpat. Kandinsky spent his childhood in Odessa his family was upper middle class and both of his parents were musicians and taught Wassily how to play the piano and cello.

Art movement

Kandinsky was part of the expressionism and abstract movement most of his art is abstract. He was at a impressionist exhibit viewing works by Manet, Degas, and Renoir but he was inspired by Monet's Haystacks at Giverny. He then quit teaching and traveled to Munich and attended a private art school.
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Favorite Painting

this is my favorite picture by Wassily Kandinsky because their is a lot of detail and colors I also like the seen and the mountains in the background i also like the colors of the trees it seems like its fall and their changing colors.