Kazimir Malevich. Black Square. 1915
Black is also a color
— a statement made at the famous exhibition in The Galerie Maeght in 1946 in Paris.
Wasily Kandinsky in his treatise “On the spiritual in art”, 1910, expresses his thoughts on the interconnection of the arts, on what the artist and the viewer should look like, on the importance of composition and color in painting. The quotes I have chosen from the treatise make you think about the topics above, that are still relevant today.
Vincent Van Gogh. Starry night. 1889 г.
Blue is an extremely soft and cooling contrast to everything troubling, bright, pressing and tiring; it is a picture of peaceful tenderness and delicious freshness; it is fragility itself in comparison with all material cumbersomeness and weight.
Karl Reinhold von Köstlin. Aesthetik