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the avant-garde

Collectively, the artists of a particular era, medium, genre, etc., who represent the most innovate practitioners of that particular art form. He was a member of the avant-garde in Paris, but became disillusioned with the constant quest for original ideas.
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Views From the Avant Garde presented a similar Beavers retro in 1999.
Bodek addresses, finally, relations between avant garde and revolutionary culture.
Although many scholars have studied avant garde artists or writers at the turn of the century in both European and American contexts, this volume focuses on the American vanguard at mid-century, primarily between 1940 and 1968.
Dissanayake had earlier filed an anticipatory bail application seeking an order to release him on bail if he was arrested over the Avant Garde illegal floating armoury case.
As a company that never follows the crowd, the new Snapshot and Snap Case collections have been inspired by designs that let consumers personalize their individual style with an Avant Garde retractable leash.
It is paradoxical and strangely typical that Canada's internationally renowned avant garde cinema can trace its origins to, of all places, the Canadian government.
This anthology, Volume 7 of a series called Avant Garde, contains seven essays: Peter Frank on the impact of technology on post-war performance art (pp.9-39); Eric Vos on literature and technology (pp.1-65); Wolfgang Preikschat on the Icelandic video-artists Steina and Bohuslav Vasulka (pp.67-78); Leigh Landy and Antke von Graevenitz on Nam June Paik (pp.79-108); Daniel Charles on electronic music (pp.109-17); Christine ten Hoopen on electroacoustic music (pp.119-32) and Michael Fleischer on |Kladogenesis'and |Anagenesis' with particular reference to the Polish poet Miron Bialoszewski (pp.13347).
Dissanayake had filed an anticipatory bail application seeking an order to release him on bail if he was arrested over the Avant Garde illegal floating armoury case.