amorphous shape

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an ill-defined or arbitrary shape

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1995, an amorphous shape hangs precariously from a wire above a small, brightly painted stage populated by a cone, a rectangle, and other forms--each appears as fully present only in relation to the others and to the space they define.
Computers were needed to generate the amorphous shape of Selfridges, but its construction is dull and the discs (which have no function) are applied in the crudest fashion like giant drawing pins, offering multiple birds' nest sites and causing questions about their thermal behaviour.
His emotional stories pierce the veil of seeming reality to touch the amorphous shapes that lie within.
The glamorous Broadway Ballroom, which seats up to 2,400 guests is the ballroom of the future, with chandeliers in amorphous shapes that resemble a geode being sliced down the middle.
If it encompasses not just the thin curved lines, but also the general amorphous shapes surrounding them, we could be looking at a broader sheet-like strip, such as a piece of an algal or bacterial mat, similar to pond slime, that had torn off from the sediment surface and twisted over on itself.
Indeed her mysterious motifs and amorphous shapes are grounded in the physical--the human presence in many of her works is at times overwhelming.
The new modern is a look back at designs from the '50s, which were based on organic, amorphous shapes from the Art Nouveau period in the '30s," said Stein.
Similarly fragmentary is Regal mit 2 blinden Glass-cheiben aus dem Harz (Rack with 2 Blind Glass Panels from the Harz), 2009, three amorphous shapes made of plaster, wire, and newspaper hanging on the wall like wet rags.
You start off with a soulful head shot of the said Jean Marie and slowly zoom into his eye and, in the manner of that SF movie Fantastic Voyage you drift through a series of amorphous shapes and then into a world populated with his designs for furniture and door handles and other product design.