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Cubism

  • 1 cubisme

    cubisme [kybism]
    masculine noun
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    kybism
    nom masculin Cubism
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    kybism nm
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    cubisme nm Cubism.
    [kybism] nom masculin

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  • 2 cubisme

    m

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  • 3 cubisme

    m

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  • 4 Impressionists

       Name given to a group of avant-garde artists working in Paris and elsewhere, mainly in France, from the 1870s to the 1920s. Though frequently called the "French Impressionists", the Impressionists were actually an international group, and as well as the French painters Monet, Manet, Cézanne, Renoir, Pissaro and Degas, major artists from the group included the Dutch painter Van Gogh, the English painter Sisley and the American Mary Cassat, among others. The name "Impressionists" was taken from the title of a painting by Claude Monet displayed at an exhibition of works by avant-garde artists in Paris in 1874. The name rapidly became used to describe a style of figurative painting concerned more with the effects of light and colour on objects and scenes, than with objective portrayal of these objects, scenes or people. The vivid techniques of colour and light effects pioneered by the Impressionists had a lasting impact on the development of art in the twentieth century; in particular they influenced the significant movements in European art, including pointillism and the post-impressionists such as Signac, Fauvism with the works of Matisse and Vlaminck, the Nabis such as Bonnard and Vuillard, and even Cubism.

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  • cubism — CUBÍSM s.n. Mişcare artistică apărută la începutul sec. XX, care prezintă obiectele din realitate descompuse în cele mai simple figuri geometrice, fără a ţine seamă de asemănarea exterioară cu obiectele reprezentate. – Din fr. cubisme. Trimis de… …   Dicționar Român

  • Cubism — Cu bism (k[=u] b[i^]z m), n. (Painting) A movement or phase in post impressionism (which see, below). {Cu bist}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cubism — (n.) 1911, from Fr. cubisme, from cube (see CUBE (Cf. cube) (n.)), said to have been coined by French art critic Louis Vauxcelles at the 1908 Salon des Indépendants in reference to a work by Georges Braque. Related: Cubist …   Etymology dictionary

  • cubism — ► NOUN ▪ an early 20th century style of painting making use of simple geometric shapes and interlocking planes. DERIVATIVES cubist noun & adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • cubism — [kyo͞ob′iz΄əm] n. a movement in art, esp. of the early 20th cent., characterized by a separation of the subject into cubes and other geometric forms in abstract arrangements rather than by a realistic representation cubist [kyo͞ob′ist] n., adj.… …   English World dictionary

  • Cubism — Pablo Picasso, Les Demoiselles d Avignon, 1907. Considered to be a major step towards the founding of the Cubist movement.[1] Cubism was a 20th century avant garde art movement, pioneered by P …   Wikipedia

  • cubism — cubist, n. cubistic, adj. /kyooh biz euhm/, n. (sometimes cap.) Fine Arts. a style of painting and sculpture developed in the early 20th century, characterized chiefly by an emphasis on formal structure, the reduction of natural forms to their… …   Universalium

  • cubism — noun /ˈkjuːb.izəm/ An artistic movement in the early 20th Century characterized by the depiction of natural forms as geometric structures of planes. Matisse coined the name Cubism as a derisive joke. See Also: cubist, cubistic, cubistically …   Wiktionary

  • Cubism — [[t]kju͟ːbɪzəm[/t]] N UNCOUNT Cubism is a style of art, begun in the early twentieth century, in which objects are represented as if they could be seen from several different positions at the same time, using many lines and geometric shapes …   English dictionary

  • cubism — noun Usage: often capitalized Date: 1911 a style of art that stresses abstract structure at the expense of other pictorial elements especially by displaying several aspects of the same object simultaneously and by fragmenting the form of depicted …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cubísm — s. n …   Romanian orthography

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