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abstract expressionism

noun, often capitalized A&E

Definition of abstract expressionism

  1. :  an artistic movement of the mid-20th century comprising diverse styles and techniques and emphasizing especially an artist's liberty to convey attitudes and emotions through nontraditional and usually nonrepresentational means

abstract expressionist

noun or adjective often capitalized A&E


1951

First Known Use of abstract expressionism

1951


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