In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Balthus's paintings aim at a classical order and refined estheticism, yet within this timelessness lurk subliminal tensions.
- Though not much stressed in the catalogue's writings, Dickinson's pronounced estheticism is key to his sensibility.
- Work by these artists connects back to a world where the image had not yet been fed into the dialectical machinery of aestheticism.
- Yet he does see politically engaged art as a partial corrective to the bankrupt aestheticism of much mainstream art.
- Wilde's remarkable essay exemplified the links between aestheticism and individualist socialism.
- When we are done, we will have a purer English, free of all nasty things like metaphor and simile and aestheticism and colour.
- One represents the aestheticism of the academy, the other the avant-garde faith in innovation and progression.
- There is, one might observe, truth in the aesthetic, but truth defined by the aesthetic easily descends into sickly aestheticism.
- Modernism could tolerate neither Coleman's aestheticism nor his nostalgia.
- Such concerns are part of Forster's rehabilitation of certain aspects of aestheticism that he believes have ‘eternal importance’.
- These artists overcome conceptualism in the same way that the image overcomes aestheticism, or that ‘anthropology’ overcomes ‘theory.’
- The two pioneering forces of modern sensibility are Jewish moral seriousness and homosexual aestheticism and irony.
- When I argue that your connoisseurship or aestheticism are suspect, it does not mean our field is in disarray.
- When aiming for this ideal, goodness does not mean aestheticism, nor does knighthood mean adultery.
- A second side to aestheticism in painting was the recovery of classicism, but now in sensual or symbolic guise.
- Shanghai as China's first metropolis, nurtured a unique hybrid culture, combining Chinese with Westernized aestheticism.
- Yet, in its disavowal of pure estheticism and visual idealization, Lee's work seems more American than Korean.
- In the spirit of romantic aestheticism, beauty in the natural environment was seen to inspire enlightenment through cultural expression.
- Combining documentation with the aestheticism of abstract colour, the work transfigures even the drabbest residential blocks.
- Elsewhere I have described this view as ‘rule aestheticism.’
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.