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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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Since one of the truisms of avantgarde art has been to abolish the alleged separation between art and life, aesthetics and politics, Antliff's ultimate insistence upon this separation suggests the need for further study of the historical impression left by the Sorelian fascists in wartime and post-Vichy France.
intellectual crisis this new avantgarde art hoped to maintain a
Rejecting conventional business practices, Wilson and company ran Factory Records like an avantgarde art movement: With its groundbreaking graphic design and cryptic references to the Situationist International, it would forever change the landscape for independent labels.
Sex, politics, mystery, avantgarde art -- this is the sort of French film that would have had no trouble finding an American distributor 20 years ago.
Although Monet's works made after the mid 1880s, when more controversial avantgarde art had moved away from Impressionism, were praised extravagantly by critics and avidly sought after by turn-of-the century collectors, they have not been included in the standard history of 20th-century art, which traces a rapid succession of breakthrough modes.