art movement

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n art movement a group of artists who agree on general principles
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Quotations

  • Logan Pearsall Smith
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    “The vitality of a new movement in Art must be gauged by the fury it arouses.”

Usage

In literature:

For the plastic arts a longer apprenticeship is necessary for the education of the senses and movements.
"Essay on the Creative Imagination" by Th. Ribot
His art does not represent the secret Truth of the Universe, or the Everlasting Movement; it represents the humour of El Greco.
"Visions and Revisions" by John Cowper Powys
And this whole art of movement and costume required that completion.
"Appearances" by Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson
There is a great art in timing this body movement exactly.
"The Complete Golfer [1905]" by Harry Vardon
Manifest an interest in the movements of the world, of politics, literature, art, religion, athletics.
"What a Young Woman Ought to Know" by Mary Wood-Allen
There has for some years been a movement to prevent, as far as possible, the passing out of Japan of its art treasures.
"The Empire of the East" by H. B. Montgomery
The Reformation was mainly a religious movement, but it was pregnant with philosophy and the arts.
"Leading Articles on Various Subjects" by Hugh Miller
A grand movement of art adorned this coronation, illuminated the scene.
"Paris from the Earliest Period to the Present Day; Volume 1" by William Walton
Dancing is only the art of the graceful mingling of these movements; and balancing, only one form of walking.
"Pedagogics as a System" by Karl Rosenkranz
The movement is a scholarly and academic one, and the art so remains.
"Stained Glass Work" by C. W. Whall
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In news:

The Occupy movement has become an art exhibit.
With street art becoming a dominate movement in the local mural scene, a new work that uses the Chicano craft of bringing buried community stories to the earth and walls -- and keeping the a neighborhood relevant -- is a rare gem.
One of the biggest supporters of the ethanol movement, The Andersons has built a state-of-the-art production plant amongst the corn fields of Michigan.
Nam June Paik has been rightly called the George Washington of the video art movement.
' Black Panther Rank and File,' Rallying Its Own Art Movement.
Award-winning writer Angela Jackson will invoke the poetry of the late Carolyn Rodgers to honor her work and contributions to to the black arts movement.
There's art in science and science in art — a point driven home by choreographer Carl Flink at the February 2012 performance of his Black Label Movement company at the Cowles Center.
Public art honoring civil rights movement proposed near Arcade.
Miami Dade College 's (MDC) North Campus renaissance of the arts peaks this Fall season with the unveiling of Classic Movement, a sculpture in the likeness of Michelangelo's emblematic David.
There isn't a dull movement in Tere O' Connor 's current program at New York Live Arts.
The museum would house an extensive collection of decorative objects from the 1900 to 1920 American Arts and Crafts movement owned by the foundation's founder Rudy Ciccarello.
31 million proposal for American Arts and Crafts movement museum being considered in Tampa.
Miami Dade College's (MDC) North Campus renaissance of the arts peaks this Fall season with the unveiling of Classic Movement, a sculpture in the likeness of Michelangelo's emblematic David.
Everson executive director to discuss Arts & Crafts movement, modernism, contemporary painting Wednesday at Dalton's American Decorative Arts.
Researchers examined the eye movements of men and women as they looked at still images and pieces of art.
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In science:

Music is an art of movement. A purposeful movement means there must be a goal.
Music in Terms of Science
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