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1. One who values precision; a purist.
2. often Precisionist A painter whose work is marked by precisionism.
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There is little sense of nature, but the precisionist surface spirals evoke a bleached diagram of cosmic animation.
Chapter three outlines the creative encounter between William Carlos Williams's poetry and Precisionist pictorial art, in such a way that Charles Demuth's deconstructive ways in the watercolour Cyclamen (1917-1918) are echoed in the eponymous poem by Williams.
These punctilious corrections can be read as allegories of Hausner's own precisionist method, in which compositions are storyboarded, edits deliberated, soundscapes highly designed, and details of clothing, locale, and comportment premeditated--an approach one might call, following Robert Bresson's phrase for his own assiduous aesthetic system, "mettre en ordre.
Examines Charles Sheeler and Paul Strand's 1921 silent film Manhatta and its intertitles, which are all borrowed from Whitman's poems, and shows how the filmmakers "aspire to represent the vision of Mannahatta captured through Whitman's camera eye," creating a work that "can be regarded as the Precisionist collaboration of Whitman, Sheeler, and Strand"; in Korean.
This precisionist criticism is, however, typical, and the eighteenth-century archives are full of similar scolding.
Some precisionist English Protestants were wary of set prayers and liturgies of any kind, believing that they inevitably produced rote religiosity.
Workers likewise rarely appeared in images of industry by Precisionist painters like Sheeler, Dumuth, and Lozowick, as noted by Fraser in "Hands off the Machine" and Sharon Corwin in "Picturing Efficiency: Precisionism, Scientific Management, and the Effacement of Labor," Representations, 84 (November 2003), 139-165.
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118) The manual further notes that [t]he test of whether a title misleads or deceives is whether it would deceive the mind of an ordinary person who understands the common meaning of language, not the mind of a precisionist who knows the technical refinements of terms.
The precisionist were carrying banners and placards in support of their demands and beating their breasts and raising slogans against the price hike, unemployment, feudalism, capitalism and privatization.
Spock would then express his precisionist viewpoint in a response to this effect: "Yes, Captain, actually in precisely 9 minutes and 23.