studio

Definitions

  • a Sculptor's Studio, and Egyptian Painters At Work
    a Sculptor's Studio, and Egyptian Painters At Work
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n studio workplace for the teaching or practice of an art "she ran a dance studio","the music department provided studios for their students","you don't need a studio to make a passport photograph"
    • n studio workplace consisting of a room or building where movies or television shows or radio programs are produced and recorded
    • n studio an apartment with a living space and a bathroom and a small kitchen
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Stanford University engineers Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard started their company in a Palo Alto garage with $1,538. Their first product was an audio oscillator bought by Walt Disney studios for use in the movie Fantasia.
    • n Studio The working room of an artist.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The 1st feature-length animated film, released by Disney Studios in 1937, was "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs."
    • n studio A room especially arranged for painting, drawing, photographing, or other art-work. It is usually lifted with windows for securing a pure skylight, or light free from cross-reflections, and is so placed, when possible, as to receive light from the north side.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Walt Disney got the idea for Mickey Mouse from watching mice play in a garage, where he was forced to work, because he could not afford to rent an art studio.
    • n Studio stū′di-o the workshop of an artist or photographer
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Quotations

  • Lucille Ball
    Lucille Ball
    “I regret the passing of the studio system. I was very appreciative of it because I had no talent.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
It. studio, properly, study. See Study
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
It.

Usage

In literature:

These things, with his easels, made up the contents of his studio.
"Saronia" by Richard Short
The story is told that once Rubens was away from his private studio when the students bribed the servant to open the door for them.
"The Children's Book of Celebrated Pictures" by Lorinda Munson Bryant
As a rule, he is charming to me, and we sit in the studio and talk of a thousand things.
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde
The studio, with apartment, in the Via di Ripetta was by no means unattractive.
"Shapes that Haunt the Dusk" by Various
Chauvin, I know you require another assistant in your studio.
"The Orchard of Tears" by Sax Rohmer
By the time he had reached his studio his mind was made up.
"Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman" by F. Hopkinson Smith
Come into the studio, and let me read something light and pleasant to you.
"Macaria" by Augusta Jane Evans Wilson
I left them, and passed on into our studio sitting-room, where Mabane was filling his pipe.
"The Master Mummer" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
My list of pupils iss as large as I could well desire, und my time iss taken up in my little studio.
"Dorothy's Triumph" by Evelyn Raymond
She comes sometimes to my studio.
"The Dark Star" by Robert W. Chambers
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In poetry:

RIBERA.
Your Highness is too gracious; if you glance
Round mine ill-furnished studio, my works
Shall best proclaim me and my poor deserts.
Luca, uplift you hangings.
"The Spagnoletto. Act III" by Emma Lazarus
There lived a wondrous sculptor once, a genius in his way,
Named Phidias Praxiteles Canova Merryday.
He sat within his studio and said, "I really must
Begin a Rhodian anaglyptic ceroplastic bust.
"Found Wanting" by Carolyn Wells
She sought the Studios, beckoning to her side
An arch-designer, for she planned to build.
He was of wise contrivance, deeply skilled
In every intervolve of high and wide—
Well fit to be her guide.
"Heiress And Architect" by Thomas Hardy
Here is part that's slight, and part gone wrong,
And much of little moment, and some few
Perfect as Diirer!
'In the Studio' and these two portraits, if I had my choice!
And then these sketches in the mood of Greece?
"To Whistler, American" by Ezra Pound
The studio of the Spagnoletto. RIBERA at work before his canvas.
MARIA seated some distance behind him; a piece of embroidery is
in her hands, but she glances up from it incessantly toward her
father with impatient movements.
"The Spagnoletto. Act I" by Emma Lazarus

In news:

Hollywood has Runyon, Studio City has Wilacre and the Palisades has Temescal.
Sims, Irie Studios, 2100 Spencer Road, Denton.
Babette Brown, owner of Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Jupiter and Boynton Beach.
Studio 'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson': Some missteps in energetic musical.
The 8 Studio Picks for Best Picture Oscar.
Bay Area studio wizard Dan Nakamura (aka Dan The Automator) is best known for his whimsical work with two of hip hop's underrated geniuses: Prince Paul (as Handsome Boy Modeling School) and Kool Keith (on his Dr Octagon project).
A Great Big Pile of Leaves in studio.
The legendary balladeers surprise 150 call-bank volunteers with an impromptu show at the Culver Studios on Sunday.
Backstreet 's back, alright, and to show the world just that, they're heading back to the studio.
The day The Early Show 's Mark McEwen met up with the boys in a studio in the Bahamas, Brian Littrell was back in the United States, and A.J.
"We are in the studio, finishing our 10th studio album, and we're working Toby Wright, who has worked with Metallica, Slayer, Deftones, Godsmack, Korn," Seinfeld told Noisecreep.
The competition brought together local studios as well as studios from Pittsburgh and Cleveland.
CHARLOTTE – A new "sip and paint" studio has opened in the Plaza-Midwood area that will provide studio space and classes for the budding painter, all the while enjoying a wine party.
Studio 3A/B at the New 42nd Street Studios.
Studio Web Cam Sometimes we'll turn on our in-studio camera and give you the behind-the-scenes view of all the fun we're having.
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In science:

Boschetti, “Studio sperimentale di interazioni di neutrino quasi-elastiche in argon liquido.” Diploma Thesis, Milano, 1997.
Study of accelerator neutrino interactions in a liquid argon TPC
For all PRNGs implemented here we use the MS Visual Studio 2008 Express edition (C++ compiler) .
Pseudo-random number generators for Monte Carlo simulations on Graphics Processing Units
CPU programs with the -O2 options activated using the compiler included with Microsoft Visual Studio 2005.
Using graphics processing units to generate random numbers
Return loss was simulated with CST Microwave Studio c(cid:13) software.
W-band prototype of platelet feed-horn array for CMB polarisation measurements
The implementation of C# Visual Studio 8 programs worked well.
Eye-GUIDE (Eye-Gaze User Interface Design) Messaging for Physically-Impaired People
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