gauguin gauguin  /ˈɡɔɡ wɪn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) French Post-impressionist painter who worked in the South Pacific (1848-1903)

News

  • Coast Guard searching for missing snorkeler off Maui

    The Coast Guard is searching for a snorkeler who went missing near Molokini Island off South Maui Tuesday evening.  Coast Guard watchstanders in the Sector Honolulu Command Center were notified of the situation at approximately 5:51 p.m., Tuesday, by the sailing vessel Gauguin. The 56-year-old man was snorkeling near Molokini and went missing after he was seen struggling to swim. The man was ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KITV Honolulu

Quotes

  1. The MSP also said: "She looks kinda...... she's got that Filipino look. You know...... the kind you'd see in a Gauguin painting. There's a wee bit of culture."
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Frank McAveety Source: BBC News

  2. "They're not old songs, they're great songs," Bennett said. "Monet and van Gogh and Gauguin - no matter how modern everything is now, you look at a Monet and think, 'Oh my God, look at how beautiful that is.' It never goes out of style."
    on Sep 25, 2006 By: Tony Bennett Source: Times Herald-Record

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