the avant-garde

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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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Having previously hosted a number of special events designed to bring the work of local artists to the wider public, the annual festival is not merely the only way in which Avant Garde promotes local talent and culture.
Once embraced by museum, corporate, and government sponsorship, the avant garde enjoyed increased consumer demand for their art and greater access to academic and corporate positions.
He maintains that during the 1960s the avant garde moved toward "incoherent pluralism" by adopting a diversity of styles in an attempt to make art ever "new," while simultaneously abandoning their goals of using art to transform culture (165).
Rooted in early European avant grade movements and influenced by the American avant garde cinema of the 1940s and 1950s, experimental filmmaking in Canada began to emerge fully in the 1960s.