Artists saw the social contradiction and confusion and the decay of capitalism paintings reproduction. They did not know the law of social development, mistook the use of spirit and art that could save the society, and formed a spiritual world by using geometry abstract lines and colors to replace the capitalist world. Therefore, its ideological foundation was idealism and utopian socialism. Activities of neo-plasticism continued to 1931.
The paintings of Mondrian and Duisburg combined the horizontal and vertical lines in the plane and formed the right angle or rectangular blended with red, blue, and yellow. Dungeluo applied this principle into sculptures. Different from Mondrian, his works were based on the mathematics basis as the foundation and used the perpendicular and parallel to combine a certain space pattern from some simple stereo units. Neo-plasticism painting produced a quite big effect on the building of the 20th century.
Henri Matisse paintings.