Translation for 'work of art' from English to Russian
NOUN   a work of art | works of art
художественное произведение {с}work of art
произведение {с} искусства
work of art
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ультрасовременный {adj}state-of-the-art
рабочее место {с}place of work
стать безработным [сов.]to get out of work
быть безработным [несов.]to be out of work
конец {м} рабочего дняend of the work day
искусство {с}
поп-арт {м}
pop art
коллекционер {м} искусства
art collector
художественный критик {м}
art critic
арт-проект {м}
art project
коллекция {ж} произведений искусства
art collection
художественная форма {ж}
art form
криптоискусство {с}
crypto art
концептуальное искусство {с}
conceptual art
андеграунд {м}
underground art
художественный {adj}art [attr.]
фотоискусство {с}
photo art
фотоискусство {с}
photographic art
пейзажная живопись {ж}
landscape art [painting]
художественная выставка {ж}
art exhibit [Am.]
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Usage Examples English
  • The work of art serves as a vehicle for the projection of the individual's identity into the world of objects, as well as being the irruptive source of much of what is uncanny in modern life.
  • For instance, in 1946, Jan Gerrit Van Gelder "criticized Panofsky's iconology as putting too much emphasis on the symbolic content of the work of art, neglecting its formal aspects and the work as a unity of form and content."
  • The intentional rusting of the initially shiny work of art mirrors hemoglobin's fundamental chemical reaction of oxygen binding to iron.
  • Customs officers did not accept the "Bird" as a work of art and assessed customs duty on its import as an industrial item.
  • Recently, aesthetic and literary modes of interpretation have developed, which focus on Revelation as a work of art and imagination, viewing the imagery as symbolic depictions of timeless truths and the victory of good over evil.

  • The next logical step, for Duchamp, was to present an ordinary object as a self-sufficient work of art representing only itself.
  • Bronze is the normal material for the related form of the plaquette, normally a rectangular work of art with a scene in relief, for a collectors' market.
  • In 1982, the New Zealand Art Gallery Directors Association issued a statement that in their opinion The Wizard was an authentic living work of art and the city council appointed him "Wizard of Christchurch".
  • The signature on a painting or other work of art has always been an important item in the assessment of art.
  • This debate discussed the encounter of the work of art as being determined by the relative extent to which the conceptual encounter with the work of art dominates over the perceptual encounter with the work of art.

  • At the turn of the 19th century, Beethoven and the Romantic movement ushered in a new era that led first to the spectacles of grand opera and then to the musical dramas of Giuseppe Verdi and the "Gesamtkunstwerk" (total work of art) of the operas of Richard Wagner leading directly to the music of the 20th century.
  • The Ibsen Quotes project completed in 2008 is a work of art consisting of 69 Ibsen quotations in stainless steel lettering which have been set into the granite sidewalks of the city's central streets.
  • Objectivism's main tenets are that reality exists independently of consciousness, that human beings have direct contact with reality through sense perception (see direct and indirect realism), that one can attain objective knowledge from perception through the process of concept formation and inductive logic, that the proper moral purpose of one's life is the pursuit of one's own happiness (see rational egoism), that the only social system consistent with this morality is one that displays full respect for individual rights embodied in "laissez-faire" capitalism, and that the role of art in human life is to transform humans' metaphysical ideas by selective reproduction of reality into a physical form—a work of art—that one can comprehend and to which one can respond emotionally.
  • A Cuyp drawing may look like he intended it to be a finished work of art, but it was most likely taken back to the studio and used as a reference for his paintings.
  • Also Walter Benjamin, in his "The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction" (1935), observed how, in the scenario of perceptions of modern Western culture, from about the 19th century a shift began from the optic towards the haptic.

  • To some extent Pollock realized that the journey toward making a work of art was as important as the work of art itself.
  • A city benefits by the beauty of a work of art.
  • On 3 November 2008, one of these works entitled "Suprematist Composition" from 1916, set the world record for any Russian work of art and any work sold at auction for that year, selling at Sotheby's in New York City for just over US$60 million (surpassing his previous record of US$17 million set in 2000).
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