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Ex·pres·sion·ism
[ik-spresh-uh-niz-uhm]
NOUN
1.
(often lowercase) Theater. a style of playwriting and stage presentation stressing the emotional content of a play, the subjective reactions of the characters, symbolic or abstract representations of reality, and nonnaturalistic techniques of scenic design.
2.
Literature. a technique of distorting objects and events in order to represent them as they are perceived by a character in a literary work.
3.
(usually lowercase) a phase in the development of early 20th-century music marked by the use of atonality and complex, unconventional rhythm, melody, and form, intended to express the composer's psychological and emotional life.
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Expressionism - Wikipedia

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Expressionism was a modernist movement, initially in poetry and painting, originating in Germany at the beginning of the 20th century. Its typical trait is to ...

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Artworks and artists: Expressionism emerged simultaneously in various cities across Germany as a response to a widespread anxiety about humanity's ...

Expressionism - Art Movements

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Expressionism. Key Dates: 1905-1925. A term used to denote the use of distortion and exaggeration for emotional effect, which first surfaced in the art literature ...

Expressionism in Art - Visual Arts Encyclopedia

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Expressionism in Art (c.1890-present): History, Origins, Development and Expressionist Artists.

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Dec 3, 2014 ... Expressionism, artistic style in which the artist seeks to depict not objective reality but rather the subjective emotions and responses that objects ...

MoMA | Expressionism

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Extreme angles, flattened forms, garish colors, and distorted views are distinctive features of Expressionism, an international movement in art, architecture, ...

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Expressionism definition, (usually lowercase) a manner of painting, drawing, sculpting, etc., in which forms derived from nature are distorted or exaggerated and ...

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Expressionism is an early 20th century style of art that is charged with an emotional or spiritual vision. It is an artistic movement centered in Germany.