Abstract painting

Did Hilma af Klint invent abstract painting?

The Russian Wassily Kandinsky and a few others were the first to show such works in public in late 1911 and 1912, according to Leah Dickerman, who curated “Inventing Abstraction, 1910–1925”, now at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The Biographical Dictionary website credits Kandinsky with “painting early modern abstract works”. But some […]