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Synonyms for avant-garde

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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The prolific electronic artist has spent years constructing musical compositions, which evokes a soothing and ambient sound that is very much avante-garde showing off elements that are flowing, tonal, intense and magical in all of its songs.
If there is anything that finance ministers do not like, it is that word "instability", and so perhaps, it would be wiser to offer visitors and staff the prospect of everything from restful pastoral landscapes to cutting-edge, intellectually challenging avante-garde stuff, but certainly not any interpretations of what his forerunners looked like with a shortfall of shorts.
This Means To Be starts as soul, sweet and simple before building to a chaotic avante-garde climax.
While this phrasing certainly invites further research in this interesting field, a review of Novero's thirty-seven pages of informative endnotes suggests that Antidiets of the Avante-Garde is a complete work indeed.
While Murad incorporated slivers of modern twists into the traditional Islamic garment, the sister-duo Reem and Hind Beljafla pushed the sartorial envelope in an avante-garde fashion.
These lovely ladies working for avante-garde house Maison Martin Margiela were forced to parade down the catwalk with either tights or a mop of hair covering their faces as part of his spring/summer ready to wear collection 2009.
It seems to have been partly inspired by Dutt's fascination with Russian avante-garde and Futurism.
I could make a garage rock record or a drone, academic, avante-garde album and they'd be just as supportive of me.
Produced by Andy Warhol, they became a band with an avante-garde vision beyond the realms of popular music.
Inside the Outside: An Anthology of Avant-Garde American Poets offers the reader a glimpse into the world of non-academic, post-Beat, post-post-modern American poetry, presenting select works of American avante-garde poets Kirby Congdon, Hugh Fox, Stanley Nelson, Harry Smith, Richard Kostelanetz, A.
This special presentation will consist of 15 retro cars that have marked the journal's first century, in an avante-garde setting.
Esquilax are a shiny party plastic new wave avante-garde pop terror group -possessed by Devo, raised by Agoraphobic Nosebleed (yes, it says here).
Musician Derek Miller, who was seated in the front row for the Fashion Nation runway show--and who provided the entertainment at the invitation-only pre-show reception--liked the avante-garde touch.
Durst's contribution of unoccupied space, which will be used by a variety of artists to create avante-garde theater performances, prompted his daughter to establish AREA.
THE Beatles split for the final time John retires from music and his son Sean - now 16 - gets engaged to a Japanese avante-garde artist.