With its matte colors, hard-edged, graphic forms, and elements of avant-garde fashion and wall painting, all in favor lately, Haluk Akakce's recent show seemed at first to exude a certain trendiness
. But thankfully "Coming soon," the Turkish-born artist's solo debut in the US, was not the art world's answer to pony skin or pashmina.
Analyzing the sticky and icky situation more closely, English titles are preferred for local movie productions because they imply plus factors like trendiness
, youth, a global flavor and mindset, world-class, hip, educated, sosyal, plugged-in, rich-etc.!
With its deep red dAcor, silver-plated tables, glass chandeliers, thumping house and waiters wearing their names on LED screens taped to their T-shirts, this is a temple to trendiness
designed to make a footballer's wife go weak at the knees.
I even watch Top of the Pops every week without shouting: 'Will someone turn that racket down.' But my fragile faiade of trendiness
was shattered the other night when I burst into song and dance during the Grammys.
To credit of all involved, results are fresh rather than indulgent, avoiding Method overkill and Dogme trendiness
SCHOOL staff rooms are not particularly noted for their trendiness
: a mixture of mismatched old chairs, piles of files and books heaped on every surface, shelving with an eclectic collection of mugs various states of cleanliness, notices and timetables pinned up on every available magnolia wall and a general atmosphere of tension as teachers vie for space to work, others to relax or chat.
Only the wacky signwriting gives a clue to the trendiness
that awaits within.
aside, Coast is an Amis-esque life's a beach take on growing up the hard drugs way.
Army surplus stores have seen a massive increase in the numbers of girls crossing their threshold, thanks to the new-found trendiness
of the humble combat trouser.
Days later, I realized what she likes about this artist must be her total trendiness
: that here Karen, who finds her inspiration in Allure and TV movies, is of course going to choose to surround herself with "fake" rather than "real" art.
However, by making the government full of old school Tory types, pic misses opportunity to spoof Tony Blair's New Labour trendiness
" I think this will create a sense of patriotism, especially if the wearer is travelling abroad, and further reinforces the Welsh flag's growing trendiness
as a popular symbol."