Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Trail Report | Today in Print | Frontpage | Services | Home RSS
 
 
 

Word of the Day — September 18, 2012

September 18, 2012 - Scott Viau
Kitsch — KITCH — art objects or design thought to be in poor taste because of excesses, garishness or oversentimentality (but could be appreciated sometimes in an ironic way)

Example: "In Ken Johnson's article on the photographs of Francesca Woodman, he said that 'her borderline kitschy style, a heated mix of Victorian Gothic, Surrealism and 19th century spirit photography, was quite a throwback.

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web