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  • adj. Alternative capitalization of Cubist
  • n. Alternative capitalization of Cubist

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  • n. an artist who adheres to the principles of cubism
  • adj. relating to or characteristic of cubism

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Examples

  • That is a most unfortunately placed thumbprint on the first 'cubist' cake.

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  • Taken together, Mr. Spiegelman's essays amount to a kind of cubist memoir, catching the author from different angles.

    Ordinary Happiness

  • Private collector Theo Armour has recently started buying net. art, he says, because he senses the chance to participate in a new artistic development, similar to invention of important art forms such as cubist art.

    The Internet as Art

  • The ending to the story bar the conclusion is told over twelve issues with a striking change in the illustration style: they are now drawn in a kind of cubist minimalism.

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  • He is a cubist painter, you know; does the weirdest things and now has taken up a kind of cubist effect in sculpture; but you will see his things for yourself.

    Molly Brown's Orchard Home

  • Poetry News: The sale spans Stein's literary career and includes first editions of her seminal early book of 'cubist' poetry 'Tender Buttons'.

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  • Poem of the week: Weeping Woman by Grace Nichols time, a distinctly 'cubist' attempt to reclaim one of Picasso's muses as her own woman

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  • On paper, Pelham would appear a good fit for the erratic Scott, whose style has morphed with time and technology into a kind of cubist barrage of image fragments.

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  • It inspired cubist painting in Vienna, experimental theater in Berlin, surrealist fiction in Spain, furniture design in Milan, and architecture in Copenhagen.

    The English Is Coming!

  • The "cubist jigsaw of overlapping sheets" that is the Ordnance Survey of Great Britain is a national treasure, cherished by ramblers and right-to-roamers, but in Map of a Nation Rachel Hewitt reminds us that its origins are military and that it is, in fact, part of "a long history of British military efforts to subdue neighbouring territories through cartography".

    Map of a Nation: A Biography of the Ordnance Survey by Rachel Hewitt - review

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  • (In Italian)
    un cubista (a male cubist) = a painter
    una cubista (a female cubist) = a disco dancer = a trollop

    (read description on my list before suing me)

    June 28, 2008