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ex·pres·sion·ism

or Ex·pres·sion·ism  (ĭk-sprĕsh′ə-nĭz′əm)
n.
A movement in the arts during the early 1900s that emphasized distortion of external reality in order to express the artist's subjective experience.

ex·pres′sion·ist n.
ex·pres′sion·is′tic adj.
ex·pres′sion·is′ti·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.expressionist - an artist who is an adherent of expressionism
artist, creative person - a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
Adj.1.expressionist - of or relating to expressionism; "expressionist art"
Translations

expressionist

[eksˈpreʃənɪst]
A. ADJexpresionista
B. Nexpresionista mf

expressionist

[ɪkˈsprɛʃənɪst]
nexpressionniste mf
adj [artist, painting] → expressionniste

expressionist

nExpressionist(in) m(f)

expressionist

[ɪkˈsprɛʃənɪst] adj & nespressionista (m/f)
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Alexej Georgewitsch von Jawlensky (13 March 1864-15 March 1941) was a Russian expressionist painter active in Germany.
Going beyond the surface of expressionist aesthetics (beyond the visible and easily recognizable stylistic repertoire) to the genesis of this movement around a totally volatile concept, ethereal like the new pathos, this foray into the genetic realm of expressionism shall clarify its essence and manifestation.
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Now for some whopping exaggerations and reckless paradoxes: The abstractionist of Minimalist persuasion always paints the same picture; the abstractionist of Expressionist bent always paints a different one.
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