Composition VIII was painted in 1923 by German Expressionist painter, Vassily Kandinsky. He was a founding member of Der Blaue Reiter. These artists shared the philosophy to express spiritual truths through art, often in abstracted forms. Composition VIII reflects the influence of Suprematism and Constructivism absorbed by Kandinsky while in Russia prior to his return to Germany
Vaikka vasemman ja oikean aivopuoliskon sotkeminen yhteyteen onkin hassua, ideoita kuva tarjoaa ja pureskeltavaa./ The right/left brain should be considered as a metaphor of different thinking styles, not a neurological fact.