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Synonyms for avant-garde

any creative group active in the innovation and application of new concepts and techniques in a given field (especially in the arts)

radically new or original


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She gradually became more enthusiastic about the former as her involvement in the New York Avant-Garde art scene deepened.
While I suspect some will take issue with the certainty with which the term postdramatic is deployed, I recommend it, but with the caveat about its over-grand claims for the seminality of the twentieth century avant-garde art.
She arrived in the wake of two revolutionary movements: the march of avant-garde art and the suffrage movement.
As a visualization partner to the event, Barco provided, through its local distributor CTC Capital, 12 ultra-bright HDX-20 projectors to fully immerse visitors into the highlights of Russian Avant-garde art.
However, in my opinion he fails to include some of the important avant-garde figures, for example in Central and East European avant-garde art (see, e.
While you could turn your old disks into a work of avant-garde art, researchers in Taiwan have come up with a more practical application: breaking down sewage.
It's the catalog of the SPace exhibit, which showed art mostly by black sub-Saharan artists, made in styles which fit within non-African conventions of contemporary avant-garde art (down to the random punctuation of exhibit titles).
Dark Beauty Magazine is quickly becoming one of the leading publication sources of high fashion & avant-garde art in the world.
Despite the fact that due to social, economic and political realities in the Arab Gulf the Avant-garde art movement, which began in France in 1850, barely made it to these shores even a century later, but there were still artists from the Gulf who made it either here or in Europe or the US.
For students and lovers of avant-garde art, these works are an invaluable discovery.
As a young man Bloom segued off into avant-garde art, edited a heavy-metal music magazine, and became a promoter for such musical acts as Michael Jackson, Simon and Garfunkel, Bob Marley, Billy Joel, and many others.
MOST BOOKWORMS KNOW THE AMERICAN writer Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) as the pen behind some of the most original modernist literature of the early 20th century, as an early collector of avant-garde art, and as a lesbian unafraid to acknowledge her long-term partner.
Summary: The gulf between avant-garde art and popular tastes is no secret.
Here the highly respected intellectual historian further develops ideas introduced in earlier works: Utopia and Dissent: Art, Poetry, and Politics in California (1995), a strikingly original look at mid-twentieth-century California avant-garde art that diverged from the typical practice of determining significance by progression along established formalist lines, and the brilliant Mallarme's Children: Symbolism and the Renewal of Experience (1999), in which the author finds significance in California's innovative bohemian subcultures and working-class society.
Rumour has it that at Wigan Athletic you could bring a 76-piece orchestra, a Mariachi band and a 50-strong French avant-garde art group who sit on whoopee cushions without them batting an eyelid - just so long as it puts bums on seats (which is a bit of a prerequisite really for the French performance artistes, obviously).