abstractionism




Definitions of abstractionism
  1. noun

    an abstract genre of art; artistic content depends on internal form rather than pictorial representation

    synonyms:
    abstract art
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    types:

    op art

    a style of abstractionism popular in the 1960s; produces dramatic visual effects with colors and contrasts that are difficult for the eye to resolve
    type of:

    genre

    a class of art (or artistic endeavor) having a characteristic form or technique

  2. noun

    a representation having no reference to concrete objects or specific examples

    synonyms:
    unrealism
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    type of:

    internal representation, mental representation, representation

    a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image

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