De Stijl

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Hanging lamps by Gerrit Rietveld, 1920.

SNAKE RANCH - vjeranski: Hanging lamps by Gerrit Rietveld,...

vjeranski: Hanging lamps by Gerrit Rietveld,...

Theo Van Doesburg

‘Counter-Composition VI’, Theo van Doesburg, 1925 | Tate

Artwork page for ‘Counter-Composition VI’, Theo van Doesburg, 1925 on display at Tate Modern. Van Doesburg used a diagonal grid in this painting to create a dynamic tension with the format of the canvas. For him, diagonal lines signalled a spiritual liberation from ‘earth-bound’ verticals and horizontals. He edited an art, architecture and design magazine, De Stijl. It reflected his own wide-ranging activities. He also applied the ‘Counter-Composition’ approach to interior design. A diagonal…

De Stijl architecture

Piet Mondrian and De Stijl

Imagine limiting yourself as an artist to just two or three colors. Ever. Or imagine painting only squares and straight lines. Sound crazy? Well, to a group of

Portrait of a man - Theo van Doesburg

Portrait of a man, c.1915 - Theo van Doesburg - WikiArt.org

‘Portrait of a man’ was created in c.1915 by Theo van Doesburg in Dada style. Find more prominent pieces of portrait at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.

Billy-Goat - Bart van der Leck, Wikipaintings

Billy-Goat - Bart van der Leck - WikiArt.org

‘Billy-Goat’ was created by Bart van der Leck in Neoplasticism style. Find more prominent pieces of animal painting at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.