Definition of Kandinsky, Wassily in English:

Kandinsky, Wassily

proper noun

  • (1866–1944), Russian painter and theorist. A pioneer of abstract art, he urged the expression of inner and essential feelings in art, rather than the representation of surface appearances. In 1911 he co-founded the Munich-based Blaue Reiter group of artists.

Pronunciation

Kandinsky, Wassily

/kanˈdɪnski/