There are a lot of art movements that tug at my heart strings, the De Stijl bang really lights my world. Geometric forms and primary colors are such a soothing bath for my sore, ever active brain. The visual relief from simplicity is something that the eyes crave.
Translating to “the style” in Dutch, it is meant to relieve chaotic universal philosophic crises within our hearts and bring us back to harmony.
Positive and negative space make up our entire visual universe. The relationship between two provide a law that governs our way of life, that law is harmony. The combination of color and form into a mathematical performance let’s our eyes relax and the art do the work.