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neo–Expressionism

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noun, often capitalized N neo–Ex·pres·sion·ism \-ik-ˈspre-shə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of neo–Expressionism

  1. :  a revival of expressionism in art characterized by intense colors, dramatic usually figural forms, and emotive subject matter

neo–Expressionist

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1961

First Known Use of neo–expressionism

1961


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