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  • n. Plural form of neon (the fish, neon tetras)


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  • Trendy offerings such as neons, pastels and glow-in-the-dark enhance the basic color palette to better meet the desire to be both fashionable and comfortable anytime, anywhere. Press Releases

  • Take her play on meaning in the pair of neons, Is Anal Sex Legal and Is Legal Sex Anal (both 1998), so simple and so complex at once, so centrally about how (and where) words mean, and so witty about proscription, with shades too of Lewis Carroll's Alice lazily falling down the rabbit hole in a swoon pondering do cats eat bats, do bats eat cats?

    Tracey Emin: 'What you see is what I am'

  • Once a mixed-media artist whose interests mirrored those of found-object artist Jessica Stockholder, Rice has distinguished herself through her use of color, in particular through violently bright neons she subdues using the despairing grays of urban blight.

    Galleries: 'Heirlooms' at Transformer; 'Bound' at Hamiltonian

  • Her spring collection takes classic shoe styles and influses them with unexpected touches, from athletic-looking elastic details on an open bootie, to gold metal balls along an insanely high heel, plus metallics, neons and silver spikes on double and sometimes triple platforms.

    Meredith Barnett: Meet the Footwear Designer Whose Shoes Beyonce Has Been Photographed in 25 Times

  • Deep, inky, and nearly black -- the perfect antidote to summer's neons.

    Pandora Young: A New Nail Polish Wardrobe for Fall

  • Mannheim art "Bruce Nauman—The True Artist" offers a restrospective of 10 key works, from sculptures and installations to neons, by the contemporary American artist created between 1967 and 2001.

    What's on Around Europe

  • THE CARIBBEAN GETAWAY Lie in the sand by day and dance to steel-drum bands by night in '80s-influenced pastels and neons.

    What to Wear There

  •            Days later it was the fish which lay on the front room floor near the tank, the guppies and zebras and neons, and his favourite, the lone banjo catfish, which mostly hid in daytime and played dead if disturbed.


  • It was certainly a colorful bunch -- and although Ke$ha ditched her usual neons, she more than made up for them with her studded eyebrows.

    American Music Awards 2010: Who Was Best-Dressed? (PHOTOS, POLL)

  • Above, the stars burned fierce as foreign neons, Sunev-la most of all.

    Songs of Love & Death


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