art object

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n art object a work of art of some artistic value "this store sells only objets d'art","it is not known who created this piece"
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Quotations

  • Marc Chagall
    Marc Chagall
    “When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art.”
  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel%20Proust
    “A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left.”
  • William Shakespeare
    William%20Shakespeare
    “The object of art is to give life a shape. [Midsummer Nights Dream]”
  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph%20De%20Maistre
    “There is no philosophy without the art of ignoring objections.”
  • Delsarte
    Delsarte
    “The object of art is to crystallize emotion into thought and then give it form.”

Usage

In literature:

He seeks to make the impression of concrete forces and objects, and not of art.
"Whitman" by John Burroughs
My object in writing this volume is to fill up an empty space in the English library of art.
"Needlework As Art" by Marian Alford
What, then, is the object, what the method, of an art, and what the source of its power?
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume 9" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Besides the animal forms there are a number of shapes copied from other musical instruments or from objects of art, such as vases.
"Ancient art of the province of Chiriqui, Colombia" by William Henry Holmes
Mr. Henry James, in his genial essay on "The Art of Fiction," has cast a vivid light on this objection.
"Materials and Methods of Fiction" by Clayton Hamilton
My object is to discover some quality common and peculiar to all works of art.
"Pot-Boilers" by Clive Bell
The uncle has a gallery of art objects and collects hand-sketches (witness the pilfered letter of advice).
"Weird Tales. Vol. I" by E. T. A. Hoffmann
We cannot experience a sense of delight in any art object unless it satisfies our intellectual discrimination.
"The Kempton-Wace Letters" by Jack London
Wagner now fully explained in his book, "Opera and Drama," published in 1861, the object of his art-revolution.
"Life of Wagner" by Louis Nohl
The artful Carlists had evidently succeeded in their object, whatever it might have been.
"Romantic Spain" by John Augustus O'Shea
It was one of the most beautiful objects of art the boys had ever seen.
"The Egyptian Cat Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
The execution, not the material, is the object of the art.
"Henry of Ofterdingen: A Romance." by Friedrich von Hardenberg
That depends strictly on personal ability, and not on any objective knowledge of the mechanics of the art of fiction.
"The Technique of Fiction Writing" by Robert Saunders Dowst
Communications opened, a few art objects mutually exchanged.
"Brink of Madness" by Walter J. Sheldon
Spontaneously as the first creation there resulted another in which art became an object of worship.
"Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern" by Edgar Saltus
She did not object to shopping and more shopping, but art was getting outside of her dominion.
"The Reclaimers" by Margaret Hill McCarter
The object of art is not simply truth but complex beauty.
"Miscellaneous Aphorisms; The Soul of Man" by Oscar Wilde
Mr. Hanna, however, had none of the arts of the demagogue, not even the minor and least objectional arts.
"Contemporary American History, 1877-1913" by Charles A. Beard
Dwight produced a great variety of objects, and brought the potter's art to a great perfection.
"The Collector's Handbook to Keramics of the Renaissance and Modern Periods" by William Chaffers
He understood his art, yet Hayley objected to his doing anything but the mere drudgery of business.
"William Blake" by Charles Gardner
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In poetry:

And all our observations ran
On Art and Letters, Life and Man.
Proudly we sat, we two, on high,
Throned in our Objectivity;
"Philosophy" by Amy Levy
Thou art my God, sole object of my love;
Not for the hope of endless joys above;
Nor for the fear of endless pains below,
Which they who love thee not must undergo.
"Prayer of St. Francis Xavier" by Alexander Pope
Art thou pale for weariness
Of climbing heaven and gazing on the earth,
Wandering companionless
Among the stars that have a different birth,
And ever changing, like a joyless eye
That finds no object worth its constancy?
"And like a Dying Lady, Lean and Pale" by Percy Bysshe Shelley
Art thou pale for weariness Of climbing heaven and gazing on the earth,
Wandering companionless
Among the stars that have a different birth,
And ever changing, like a joyless eye
That finds no object worth its constancy?
"Art Thou Pale For Weariness" by Percy Bysshe Shelley
"Pure art is here, that has no reference
To anything external does not tie
Itself to apron-strings of moral sense,
Or flatter bourgeois minds with mimicry
Of actual objects, or give weak assent
To fussy vanity or sentiment.
"The Idol" by George Rostrevor Hamilton

In news:

The story of the famous architect's design of a middle-class home is told in more than 55 objects on display at the Arlington Museum of Art.
It's prime time, astrologically speaking, to ripen your mastery of the art of objectivity.
Toddlers learn how bears prepare for the blistery winter, the science of hibernation (told through stories, art, and objects from the Museum's collection), and create their own sleepy time bear craft to take home.
Two of my favorite things, art and food are now combined into one amazing object.
Saturday and Sunday, Nov 17-18, will mark the juried art festival 's 20th year of turning Woodland Boulevard into a sea of white tents filled with one-of-a-kind art objects ranging from metalworks to photography, paintings and sculpture.
As well, there will be special sections of the show focused on fabrics, outdoor environments, kitchen, bathroom and building products MADE is a gallery and sale where 150 participants will show original art, furniture , objects and lighting.
Unidentified flying objects on its screen this weekend will be characters in "Peter Pan," presented by the McDowell Center for Performing Arts.
The "Stanley Kubrick " exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art features more than 1,000 objects and images from the legendary filmmaker's movies.
At her London gallery, Libby Sellers is bringing a curator's eye to design—and elevating everyday objects to fine art.
Saturday and Sunday, Nov 17-18, will mark the juried art festival's 20th year of turning Woodland Boulevard into a sea of white tents filled with one-of-a-kind art objects ranging from metalworks to photography, paintings and sculpture.
MICA Promotes 'Common Object' Art Exhibit.
Ava Marie visits the Maryland Institute College of Art's new exhibit, called "The Common Object," in which artists had to use a dish towel as their muse.
Modernism Exhibit Depicts the Art in Ordinary Objects.
Objects both everyday and essential, including protective headgear, are the focus of the design exhibition "Born Out of Necessity " at the Museum of Modern Art.
MICA Promotes 'Common Object ' Art Exhibit.
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In science:

In the remaining of this paper, we present in section 2 our research problem and objectives. Section 3 is dedicated to the state of the art. Then, in section 4, we describe the current ideas of our ongoing work, followed by some preliminary results (section 5).
Applying machine learning techniques to improve user acceptance on ubiquitous environement
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