plastic art


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Noun1.plastic art - the arts of shaping or modelingplastic art - the arts of shaping or modeling; carving and sculpture
art, fine art - the products of human creativity; works of art collectively; "an art exhibition"; "a fine collection of art"
sculpture - a three-dimensional work of plastic art
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What kind or degree of unity is to be sought after in a building, in the plastic arts, in poetry, in prose, is a problem which has to be determined relatively to the subject-matter.
thou speakest to me of things which in all my endless life I have not found, and shall not find." The same fluency may be observed in every work of the plastic arts. The statue is then beautiful when it begins to be incomprehensible, when it is passing out of criticism and can no longer be defined by compass and measuring-wand, but demands an active imagination to go with it and to say what it is in the act of doing.
Though the works do not explicitly share a common theme and were all produced by various means on assorted media - from plastic art to short film to theater and dance - similar messages emerged as each artist used the Ashkal Alwan space to discover a bit of themselves, both personally and artistically.
Damascus, SANA-Syrian artist Moayed Kanaan has been able to create his special artistic style in the plastic art through turning coffee into wonderful paintings.
"This great creator has left us, but he will forever remain etched in our memory as one of the greatest emblematic figures of plastic art in Tunisia and one of the symbols of the school of Tunis as one of its founders," the President of the Republic indicated in a statement issued on Monday.
He affirmed that Ebda'at"" reflects the tremendous care accorded to plastic art and constitutes an important platform for talented artists to meet and contribute to the plastic art movement in the Kingdom of Bahrain and the GCC countries and to advance it to the highest levels.
1 (Saba) - Advisor to the Presidency of the Republic, Professor Abdul Aziz Al-Tarab opened on Monday in the capital Sanaa a plastic art exhibition organized by the Yemeni House of Peace in cooperation with a local organization.
It is worth mentioning that Al Markhiya Gallery keeps organising exhibitions both on its new premises and at Katara in order to revitalise the plastic art movement in Qatar.
Sayyid Ibrahim bin Said al-Busaidi said that this exhibition carries a new experience executed for the first time in the art scene, where photography is blended with plastic art in a digital technology for modern blending to produce photo-plastic content.
He was one of the pioneers of art in Iraq , with a rich heritage of great works of paintings, sculptures and works of plastic art , .
2, entitled "Resale right for the benefit of the author of an original work of art" that "For the purposes of this Directive, "original work of art" means works of graphic or plastic art such as pictures, collages, paintings, drawings, engravings, prints, lithographs, sculptures, tapestries, ceramics, glassware and photographs, provided they are made by the artist himself or are copies considered to be original works of art."
Muscat, Dec 17 (ONA) The Omani Society for Fine Arts (OSFA) will hold in cooperation with Oman Air on Thursday a press conference to reveal the preparations on the launching of the biggest plastic art project that would almost span over one year.