noun or adjective see vorticism

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  • vorticist — VORTICÍST, Ă adj., s. m. f. (adept) al vorticismului. (< engl. vorticist) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • vorticist — vor·ti·cist …   English syllables

  • vorticist — n. 1 Art a painter, writer, etc., of a school influenced by futurism and using the vortices of modern civilization as a basis. 2 Metaphysics a person regarding the universe, with Descartes, as a plenum in which motion propagates itself in circles …   Useful english dictionary

  • vorticism — vorticist, n., adj. /vawr teuh siz euhm/, n. (sometimes cap.) a short lived avant garde British art movement that was nurtured by Wyndham Lewis, derived from futurism and cubism, and reached its climax in an exhibition in London in 1915,… …   Universalium

  • Wyndham Lewis — Infobox Artist name = Wyndham Lewis imagesize = 200px caption = Wyndham Lewis birthname = Percy Wyndham Lewis birthdate = birth date|1882|11|18|mf=y location = Amherst Nova Scotia Canada deathdate = death date and age|1957|3|7|1882|11|18|mf=y… …   Wikipedia

  • Russian Ballet (book) — Russian Ballet is an artist s book by the English artist David Bomberg published in 1919. The work describes the impact of seeing a performance of Diaghilev s Ballets Russes , and is based on a series of drawings Bomberg had done around 1914… …   Wikipedia

  • BLAST (magazine) — BLAST was the short lived literary magazine of the Vorticist movement in Britain. It had two editions, the first published on 2 July 1914 [It was dated 20th June 1914, but the publication was delayed] [Blasting The Future! Black, Philip Wilson… …   Wikipedia

  • Dorothy Shakespear — Pound c. 1910 1920 Dorothy Shakespear (14 September 1886 – 8 December 1973) was an English artist, the daughter of novelist Olivia Shakespear, and the wife of the poet Ezra Pound. She was a member of the Vorticism movement,… …   Wikipedia

  • David Bomberg — Photograph of David Bomberg, c.1925. Birth name David Garshen Bomberg Born 5 December 1890 …   Wikipedia

  • Jessica Dismorr — (1885, Kent 1939, London) was an English painter and illustrator and one of only two women members of the Vorticist movement. Contents 1 Early life 2 Early Exhibitions 3 Relationships 4 …   Wikipedia

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