Heavy Circles

Wassily Kandinsky explained that for him the circle represented « A link with the cosmic, but I use it, above all, formally… Why does the circle fascinate me? It is: 1. The most modest form, but asserts itself unconditionally, 2. A precise, but inexhaustible variable, 3. Simultaneously stable and unstable, 4. Simultaneously loud and soft, 5. A single tension that carries countless tensions within it. The circle is the synthesis of the greatest oppositions. It combines the concentric and the eccentric in a single form, and in equilibrium. Of the three primary forms [triangle, circle, square], it points most clearly to the fourth dimension. »