miniaturist miniaturist

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who paints tiny pictures in great detail

Usage(s):

  1. Lahiri is a miniaturist, a microcosmologist, and she helps us understand what those lives mean without resorting to we-are-the-world multiculturalism.
  2. Russian miniaturist Nikolai Aldunin creates works of art so tiny, a microscope is needed to see them.
  3. The same held true in India, where artistic merit often was equated either with an ability to reproduce themes from religious epics or mimic the miniaturist details of the Mughals.

News

  • Kupjack Miniature Room to be Auctioned Online for Homeless Charity

    World renowned miniaturist Henry Kupjack has donated one of his miniature rooms to be auctioned off at CharityBuzz with the proceeds benefiting the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH). The funds raised from the sale will be seed money to stage an exhibition of Kupjack’s work that will also benefit CCH. (PRWeb December 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/12 ...
    on December 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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