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Synonyms for abstractionist

a painter of abstract pictures

not representing or imitating external reality or the objects of nature

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Interestingly, the title of the show, 'Autumnal Feast,' cannot but indicate the passing of the years and decades, and though none of the '70s abstractionists are nowhere near the great age of the imperturbable 'Patriarch,' National Artist Arturo Luz, they, each one of them, are certainly heading toward that direction.
Indian artists have struggled long and hard, ideologically as well as financially, as much to wrench free from the naturalism of a confining colonial yoke to achieve an independent voice, whether romanticising it through the nationalist movements of the Bengal School, or through the post impressionism of Amrita Sher Gill, and the break- away guild that were the Progressives, or the modernist abstractionist engagements of the Baroda school.
ISLAMABAD -- Leading abstractionist painter Mansoor Rahi said on Wednesday that painting is a very strong instrument and language which help to propagate through art painting all over the world.
The thesis of this paper is that Thomas Aquinas offers an alternative model of abstraction (the Active Principle Model) that overcomes the standard objections to abstractionism and expands our view of what an abstractionist theory might look like.
Despite having a couple of mistresses, he was no Augustus John; though he lived through the turbulent decades of the 1920s and '30s, he was not a political painter; nor was he an abstractionist or a surrealist when these movements were at their height in Britain.
After studying art and architecture in Rio de Janeiro and Paris from the late 1940s to the mid-1950s, by the late 1950s she was a leading abstractionist at the forefront of the Neo-Concretist movement in Brazil, introducing the interactivity of audiences through her work and setting precedents for contemporary participatory art.
They're choreographers you would never expect to see sharing a bill with Martha Graham: Modern dancer Kyle Abraham, tapper Michelle Dorrance, contemporary abstractionist Liz Gerring and Sonya Tayeh of "So You Think You Can Dance.
At that time he was a painter of geometric abstracts, and the abstractionist tendency never deserted his work even when it has represented the English countryside.
22 -- Kumar Gallery presents the largest ever show of important paintings by veteran abstractionist Sohan Qadri in an exhibition titled Sohan Qadri - A Retrospective: Important Paintings from 1961-2010 from September 1, 2011 till September 6, 2011 at Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, 10 a.
This abstractionist quality is integral to the inter-art project of the later nineteenth century, in particular the modern movement that forms in the wake of Baudelaire and Manet.
An instinctive modernist who seems never to have felt entirely at home in his native land, the Beijing-born, Shanghai-raised abstractionist immigrated to France in 1948 and settled in Paris.
This book features some of these portraits, including stunning drawings and studies in charcoal, but the emphasis is on his less-known work as designer, illustrator, and abstractionist.
included such luminaries as Adolph Ochs, who bought the New York Times and whose Sulzberger family owns the paper to this day; Adolph Gottlieb, a top abstractionist painter; and Adolph Marx, known to you and me as Harpo.
Frank Stella, the later American abstractionist who once met Klein, famously said that in his own near-monochromes, Aowhat you see is what you see.
Warhol, never one to retreat from a confrontation, couldn't resist annoying the Abstractionist thugs.