nli

Seaside - CA

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nli

Seaside - CA

18 Terms    6 Blossaries    5 Followers    45520 Viewers

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New York City Ballet

Dance; Ballet

The New York City Ballet, one of the foremost dance companies in the world, is unique in US artistic history. Solely responsible for training its own artists and creating its own ...

Impression, soleil levant

Arts & crafts; Fine art

"Impression, soleil levant", or "Impression, Sunrise" in English is the name of an art work created by Claude Monet as one of pioneers of the art genre called "impressionism". ...

Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Education; Higher education

Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, formerly known as Monterey Institute of International Studies, was founded in 1955 as a graduate school for future ...

Collected Terms

silkscreen printing

Arts & crafts; Modern art

Silkscreen printing is a process where ink passes through a wove screen that is blocked partially to create images.

blotted line technique

Arts & crafts; Modern art

Developed by Andy, blotted line technique combines drawing and printing. To create blotted lines, you first draw on a piece of non-absorbent paper with abundant ink, then before ...

claustrophobia

Health care; General

Fear of closed spaces.Claustrophobia is an anxiety disorder in which the sufferer has an irrational fear of having no escape or being closed-in. It frequently results in a panic ...

xenophobia

Political systems; Slavery

Xenophobia denotes a phobic attitude toward strangers or of the unknown. The term is typically used to describe fear or dislike of foreigners or in general of people different ...

ailurophobia

Health care; Psychiatry

Ailurophobia is a specific phobia known to be an irrational and persistent fear of cats. This phobia is also known as Elurophobia, Felinophobia or Gatophobia.