hors concours


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hors concours

(ɔr kɔ̃kur)
adj, adv (postpositive)
1. (of an artist, exhibitor, etc) excluded from competing
2. without equal; unrivalled
[literally: out of the competition]
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Le programme de ces journees prevoit aussi, en hors concours, six representations, dont trois dediees a la categorie d'enfants en vue de developper le 4e Art chez les petits.
Italian directors Four prominent directors from Italy will be featured in this year's Hors Concours section, including the North American premiere of "You Can't Save Yourself Alone", the latest film from Sergio Castellitto, last year's jury president.
Fine art in the 20th century was the academic-style painting for the purpose of competing for a prize while Mabini Art was hors concours painting aimed to please the viewing public.
Ils exigent aussi de hater le paiement des cachets des collaborateurs de la Radio aux plans regional et national et de proceder a la titularisation des contractuels recrutes hors concours, tout en supprimant l'utilisation des procedes illegaux".
He disliked, however, being presented as their guru or as a "cog in a formalist machine," as he angrily wrote to poor Walter Hopps, who was organizing the 1965 Sao Paulo Bienal (to which Newman was invited hors concours with six younger artists).
This is a work which evidently is not hors concours.