It details the idea behind the school's conception; its teaching methods; its aims and ambitions; its founder, Walter Gropius; the experiences of and achievements of students; the public face of the school; the activities of teachers, such as Paul Klee, Josef Albers, and Wassily Kandinsky
; and the school's closing by the Nazis in 1933.
The 'Walter & Wassily' sunglass style pays homage to the German art school from which the movement takes its name and founder, Walter Gropius, and painter Wassily Kandinsky
. The unisex, titanium frame references steel tube features of Bauhaus furniture and has a rounded finish that is designed to recall the circular shape of the period.
Tsereteli's works were also influenced by Russian artists, in particular, the abstract expressionism of Wassily Kandinsky
and the suprematism of Kazimir Malevich.
The exhibition shows paintings of Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Paul Gauguin, Henri Roussot, Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, Gustav Klimt, Paul Signac, Pete Mondrian, Amedeo Modigliani, Vincent Van Gogh, Pierre Auguste Renoir, Hu Gris, Paul Klee, Franz Mark, Wassily Kandinsky
and Kazimir Malevich through the projector on more than 500 square meters of fabric.
2) includes Lyonel Feininger, Johannes Itten, Paul Klee, Wassily Kandinsky
, Laszlo and Lucia Moholy-Nagy, and graduates Herbert Bayer, Marcel Breuer, Josef and Anni Albers --all working on the synthesis of painting, design, typography, weaving, graphics and architecture.
(https://bauhausmanifesto.com/) In a 1919 manifesto, Gropius explained he wanted artisans who created objects that were both beautiful and useful and, with that mission, aimed to set up an art school that "must return to the workshop." With that goal, he hired faculty members like painters Wassily Kandinsky
and Paul Klee, photographer and sculptor Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, graphic designer Herbert Bayer, industrial designer Marianne Brandt, and Marcel Breuer, who consciously steered away from ornamentation and instead focused on ways to combine minimalism with 20th century mass production techniques. Gropius' motto was "form follows function."
Photographs and documents combine with art and design pieces by Bauhaus masters and students -- such as Mies van der Rohe, Walter Gropius, Wassily Kandinsky
, Josef and Anni Albers, L[sz]szl Moholy-Nagy, Marcel Breuer and more.
We begin with a brief discussion on Wassily Kandinsky
. Pictures of his artwork are displayed, as well as, a picture of himself.
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Furthermore, Saudia Cargo facilitated the delivery of a valuable authentic Russian portrait by Wassily Kandinsky
, which was displayed at the Future Investment Initiative in Riyadh last October.
It showcases 54 masterpieces spanning from the 1400s to the 20th century, including Wassily Kandinsky
's "Red Square in Moscow," Ivan Kramskoi's "Christ in the Wilderness," and Dionysius' 16th-century icon "The Crucifixion."