In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(object of aesthetics)masculine arte(class) de artede dibujo(cinema/film) de arte (y ensayo)she's studying art — estudia Bellas Artes
- Renaissance/18th century art — el arte renacentista/del siglo XVIII
- The festival art competition will involve youngsters creating paintings or drawings.
- We use art, poetry and prose so that visitors can feel and experience the beauty of nature.
- The artists, who were all painters, had joined together to find somewhere to show modern art.
- None the less it is possible for a student to buy art that will hopefully appreciate in value.
- The most economical way to sum it all up is with that favourite word of art critics: eclectic.
- She had a real flair for art and did some brilliant drawings and paintings while she was here.
- The context for the development of Sam Doyle's career is as interesting as the artist and his art.
- It was originally built as a picture gallery for a large private art collection, with a glass roof.
- He first became interested in art while doing lino cuts and motion drawings in school.
- When he died in 1784 he was chiefly known as a sentimental playwright and art critic.
- Formerly a vast and imposing power station, the building is now a vast and imposing modern art gallery.
- The Earl certainly had a fine eye for art and appreciated both the beauty and rarity of the items he collected.
- This event features a range of activities across art, music, dance and film-making.
- This also makes them ideal for artists or art students seeking inspiration or affirmation.
- Belfast is another major city well worth travelling to for contemporary and modern art.
- The pupils enjoyed stories, art activities and games and on Tuesday they enjoyed a Chinese meal.
- It has also been reported that some institutions may even lend against a work of art to buy more art!
- The Niland Gallery has one of the finest collections of modern Irish art in the world.
- Unlike other prizes, the Turner does not attempt to award various categories of art or artists.
- Its activities include the provision of lunches and a wide range of leisure activities from art to yoga.
- According to another, the British are preternaturally blind to the merits of modern art.
- Built after the First World War it's renowned for its Rodin, but more modern art also has a place.
- So the labels and the catalogue are of greater importance here than in an exhibition of more modern art.
- For all his inspiration, the artist still had to work at his art, and find people to buy it.
- There was lots of blond wood, geometric modern art on the walls, and new dishes on the menu that tickled our fancies.
- Its sub groups included clubs for activities like drama, art and crafts, and country dancing.
- Like Warhol, he began as a commercial artist and his art has its roots in advertising.
- What was striking about this year's fair was the appearance of more modern and contemporary art.
- Once seen as avant-garde, these thirtysomethings are now at the core of the modern art world.
- She was the muse and lover of the French poet and art critic Guillaume Apollinaire.
- After art school Moira taught art for a couple of years at the secondary school in Blackminster.
- Thirty of the dustmen are now being sent to modern art classes to try to ensure that the same mistake never happens again.
- During the fifty plus years of his working life he saw the reputation and value of the modern art he admired rise.
- There are limits to what art can accomplish and to what it should presume to do.
- This kind of art does little to inspire women to claim their independence, it is depressive.
- If an artist can stay humble and focus only on his art, he rises way beyond his talent and his craft.
- I like a lot of modern art but I am annoyed that so much gets paid for it.
- Also, perhaps surprisingly, there is even a shortage of art, or at least of art that can be reproduced.
- Much of his work in stimulating art activities in the borough was carried out modestly and behind the scenes.
- There is already table tennis but centre workers would like more activities, such as art projects.
- This is undoubtedly an age of globalised art, in which artists routinely show in other countries.
1.2(artwork)trabajos artísticos masculinean arts and crafts fair — una feria de artesanía
2.1the arts — la cultura y las artes
- before noun arts page — sección cultural
- The arts develop because of aptitude, talent, genius, hard work and serendipity.
- It is happening across the globe and in a hundred different corners of the arts and culture.
- Of all the arts, music is the most often and most rigorously examined.
- In any community, music and the arts are not seen as stable professions.
- He said more time should be spent on music, the arts and reading to allow pupils to think in a less regimented way.
- Iqaluit is a step closer to having its own year-round centre for showcasing the arts and culture.
- The character loves the movies, loves the arts, loves music and it was a great way to incorporate that to make an original idea.
- In the arts, literary and artistic canons are no longer restricted to the work of men.
- Ingram first became involved with music and the arts through the dance program at SFU.
- The charity will also concentrate on funding the arts through sponsorship of music, ballet, opera and film.
- This is also true of newspaper critics who cover the arts, films, music, and books.
- Out of all the arts, it is dance which fetishises youth to the greatest degree.
- A key part of the project will be to explore and promote the relationship between science, technology and the arts.
- Outside medicine she loved the arts and literature and particularly classical music and opera.
- Boys are less likely than girls to read and take part in music and the arts.
- He was a talented man whose ability covered his politics, his academic work, the arts and music.
- His experience in brokering has influenced his way of viewing the arts, the art works and artists.
- The focus of the magazine is basically on urban culture, spanning music, fashion and the arts.
- There'll be another free download next week - and more coverage of the best music and all the arts.
- Writers would also like to see more subsidy for Scottish publishers, and for the arts and literature in general.
2.2British Universityletras femininebefore noun Arts student — estudiante de letras feminine
3(skill, craft)arte masculinethe art of the potter — el arte del ceramista
- a dying/lost art — un arte que se está perdiendo/que ya se ha perdido
- the art of persuasion/conversation — el arte de la persuasión/conversación
- I never mastered the art of hanging wallpaper — nunca llegué a dominar el arte del empapelado
- This used to be an art practised by waiters in posh restaurants right in front of the diner, and it was a joy to watch.
- Having been born with the gift of laughter, let us seriously learn the art of laughing.
- It's ironic, but it's mobile telephones that have killed the art of conversation.
- When your schedule is as packed as mine you have to master the art of multitasking to get things done.
- He reasons that if he is to take the job seriously he must master the art of getting good performances from actors.
- At home, my wife, with her talent in designing, soon mastered the art of baking cakes.
- Tugay bossed the midfield after delivering a masterclass in the art of pass and move.
- He has mastered the art of the interview, meaning very little is disclosed.
- He was often fingered as the source of government leaks and is skilful in the art of invisibility in times of trouble.
- Undisciplined as the narrative may appear, it is handled with the art which conceals art.
- We must thank the broadcasters for their renewed effort to revive the art of conversation.
- This is part of the art of being a practitioner and can greatly influence the ability to heal the patient.
- How important was the ability to practice the art of seduction for a modern spy?
- Lively conversation and anecdotes will abound as the duo discuss the art of writing for theatre.
- We all know card tricks are about the speed of the hand beating the eye but Daniel is an expert in the art.
- Used correctly, e-mail is a great asset but it's no substitute for the art of conversation.
- No one knows for certain in what epoch the Arabs began to practice the art of balladry.
- If he's too late he'll sit and wait: for Max has mastered the art of queuing up.
- Baby massage is an art, explained Archana Master as she gently massaged baby James.
- It's quite an art actually; it's amazing the speed that some of these line managers can work at.
1thou art — (tú) eres
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