imaginist

imaginist

(ɪˈmædʒɪnɪst)
n
an imaginative person
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Could a linguist, could a grammarian, could even a mathematician have seen what she did, have witnessed their appearance together, and heard their history of it, without feeling that circumstances had been at work to make them peculiarly interesting to each other?How much more must an imaginist, like herself, be on fire with speculation and foresight!especially with such a groundwork of anticipation as her mind had already made.
He was a member of the Danish resistance during the Second World War, moved decisively forward as a founder of the Cobra (along with Constant) and the Imaginist Bauhaus movements, and became a key figure in the Situationist International.
This exhibition has received immense support from the China National Arts Fund, Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture, Artron Art Group, and Beijing Imaginist Time Culture Company.
At this stage of the novel, as Emma encounters Robert Martin, the value of goodness of heart is still to be discovered; instead Emma gives more weight to taste, elegance, and intellectual excellence--and, ever the imaginist, bends the evidence to her own desires.
Perhaps--one might object--an imaginist's fears are not Austen's last word.
Boris Groys draws attention to the imaginist side of Socialist Realism: an objective rendition of external reality still in the making, shaped according to Party objectives at the time of production (1992: 51).
This is reinforced by Austen's account of Emma's reaction to the first dramatic meeting between Frank Churchill and Harriet Smith: "How much more must an imaginist, like herself, be on fire with speculation and foresight!--especially with such a ground-work of anticipation as her mind had already made" (314).
Another associate was Asger Jorn, a Danish-born painter and writer, an ardent critic of what he labeled repressive architecture and a member of the International Movement for an Imaginist Bauhaus, a group which intended to leaven the strictly functionalist approach of the real Bauhaus.
According to Newsweek, "The government's response to Katrina--like the failure to anticipate that terrorists would fly into buildings on 9/11--was a failure of imagination." In my job search, I hoped to find an imaginist position opening (Figure 1).
* Westermann's early works demonstrated the bright colors and eccentric forms of the "Chicago Imaginist's" style.
The Imaginist movement was founded in 1919 by its leading poet, Sergey Aleksandrovich Yesenin.
In her role as matchmaker, Emma (an "imaginist") puts her imagination in the service of recruiting others for others in love, and in each case her scheme fails to materialize, so that she is doubly removed from, even as she toys with, actual lovematches.