Modern-art Sentence Examples
In 1904 the formation of a municipally supported gallery of modern art (mainly due to the initiative and generosity of Mr Hugh Lane) was signalized by an exhibition including the pictures intended to constitute the nucleus of the gallery.
Besides the usual duties of local government, and the connexion with the port and docks boards already explained, there should be noticed the connexion of the corporation with such bodies as those controlling the city technical schools, the Royal Irish Academy of Music, and the gallery of modern art.
Among the most noteworthy exhibits were those of machinery, of automobiles and bicycles, of agriculture, of transports by sea, of modern art and architecture, of Italian home industries, of the city of Milan; besides which, all the countries exhibiting had their own separate pavilions.
In the following year he and Gaspard Monge were chosen chiefs of a commission charged with the task of selecting in Italy the choicest specimens of ancient and modern art for the national galleries of Paris; and in 1798 he was one of the band of scientific men who accompanied Napoleon to Egypt, there forming themselves into the Institute of Egypt on the plan of the Institut National.
Her art portfolio juxtaposed modern art with paintings of a classical style.Advertisement
Most modern art pieces were created at a very large scale.
In fact, the design is so legendary, an example is displayed at New York's Museum of Modern Art.
A director for renowned fashion photographer Nick Knight, his work is now archived in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
The SIGG water bottle has received numerous design accolades, including incorporation into the Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) in New York in 1993.
From mixes of polka dots and stripe patterns to square-shaped bands, these rings will appeal to couples who like modern art.Advertisement
Today, modern art gallery and traditional artisan workshops compete with traditional restaurants, offering a variety of Puerto Rican specialties, such as red beans and rice and Paella.
Stone statues and metalwork can create whimsical or realistic creations, from modern art to animals.
To be sure, the Frogskin collection, with its avant garde colors and modern art take on sunglass design, may not be for everyone.
Cool Stuff is a Houston based retailer specializing in mid-century modern Art Deco antiques.
Resembling modern art and music, Modern dance is considered today to still be experimental in many arenas.Advertisement
In keeping with the classical model, this comprehensive art program begins with the very earliest known art - cave drawings - in the first year and progresses to modern art by year four.
There's the DeYoung, the Legion of Honor, the Asian Art Museum, and the Modern Art Museum.
Stage the scene all in silver and white or other modern color schemes, and create props that look more like modern art than ancient Bethlehem.
Modern western culture primarily uses the dragonfly as a symbol in modern art.
The center includes a large library, as well as a modern art museum.Advertisement
The city also provides a host of educational attractions for families, including the American Museum of Natural History, Museum of Modern Art and the Met.
The Museum of Modern Art in New York chose the Museum Watch for part of the permanent watch collection, which resides inside its walls.
Fairies with butterfly wings are an increasingly popular mixture of modern art and fairy tale sensibilities.
In fact, a portion of the Goth movement in modern art is devoted to pixies, fairies and other sylph like creatures, adding a depth of shadow to the traditional light and gregarious creatures.
The dining room and bar are decorated in a deep red dressed with various modern art paintings.Advertisement
They have become so iconic that they've even been featured in New York's Museum of Modern Art.
Director Han, himself an artist, gave a lecture on modern art.