nonobjective nonobjective

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not representing or imitating external reality or the objects of nature

Usage(s):

  1. For the nonobjective painting claims validity only for its mechanics, for the material with which it is made and the manner of their organization.
  2. In much of the nonobjective or expressionist abstract work clear elements of figuration and suggestion of landscape inspiration appear increasingly in the paintings.
  3. Abstractionist vernissages are blossoming along Bucharest's fashionable Boulevard Magheru, and even top party people can be seen carting home a nonobjective painting.

Quotes

  • Gillerman accused the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) chief of taking political and "very unfair, nonobjective positions, especially regarding Israel."
    on Jun 19, 2009 By: Dan Gillerman Source: Ha'aretz

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