Lost by War

War is destructive, war destroys our heritage.

Franz Marc   Munich 1880 – 1916  age 27 , died at Verdun

Fought for “freedom” – where did it get us ??? Where is his “Freedom?”

Studied theology, philosophy but the arts had the strongest pull

Loved Animals; quote:” animals are somehow more natural than people”

Quote about his color theory:

“ blue – spiritual and male”

“ yellow – femininity and sensual”

“red – terrestrial, materiality”

Befriended Wassily Kandinsky , member of the ” Blaue Reiter”

My animal paintings:

Blue                                                                                                         On the Island

Bird Play

Grazing

 

 

 

 

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