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Johns

 (jŏnz), Jasper Born 1930.
American artist and pioneer of pop art whose works place everyday objects within artistic contexts.

Johns

(dʒɒns)
n
1. (Biography) Andrew (Gary). born 1974, Australian Rugby League footballer: halfback for Australia (1995–2006)
2. (Biography) Jasper. born 1930, US artist, noted for his collages and constructions

Johns

(dʒɒnz)

n.
Jasper, born 1930, U.S. painter.
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Noun1.Johns - United States artist and proponent of pop art (born in 1930)
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Aye, there have been generations of Sir Johns among you, and if knighthood were hereditary, like a baronetcy, as it practically was in old times, when men were knighted from father to son, you would be Sir John now.
Now, sir, begging your pardon; we met last market-day on this road about this time, and I said "Good night," and you made reply 'GOOD NIGHT, SIR JOHN,' as now.
Who be you, then, John Durbeyfield, to order me about and call me 'boy?
Sir John d'Urberville--that's who I am," continued the prostrate man.
Gilman, the President of Johns Hopkins University, who had been made chairman of the judges of award in connection with the Atlanta Exposition:--
Johns, Newfoundland, has reached us for publication.
Johns as possible, and that when we were forced to take to the water I should continue in the same direction.
John Alvarez, my first officer, is twenty years my senior.
Johns Hopkins Medicine has provided international leadership in the education of physicians and medical scientists, in biomedical research, and in the application of medical knowledge to sustain health since the opening of The Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1889.
If you thought the mysteries of the great duogram "JM" (that is, Janet Malcolm versus Joe McGinnis, Jeffrey MacDonald, and all the way back to Jeffrey Masson) were fascinating, you might want to try "JJ" - that is, Jill Johnston versus Jasper Johns and, in a snit of noncompliance, a bit of vice versa.
The new Jasper Johns exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art is both a rewarding and challenging show.
One question is foremost on both their minds: How will the work Johns has realized since his 1977 retrospective at New York's Whitney Museum of American Art stack up, in the context of his broader oeuvre?

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