nonrepresentational

Definitions of nonrepresentational
  1. adjective
    of or relating to a style of art in which objects do not resemble those known in physical nature
    Synonyms:
    abstract
    existing only in the mind; separated from embodiment
    abstract, abstractionist, nonfigurative, nonobjective
    not representing or imitating external reality or the objects of nature
    conventional, formal, schematic
    represented in simplified or symbolic form
    geometric, geometrical
    characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration
    hieratic
    adhering to fixed types or methods; highly restrained and formal
    protogeometric
    characteristic of the earliest phase of geometric art especially in Greece
    semiabstract
    characterized by stylized but recognizable subject matter
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    Antonyms:
    representational
    (used especially of art) depicting objects, figures,or scenes as seen
    delineative, depictive
    depicted in a recognizable manner
    eidetic
    of visual imagery of almost photographic accuracy
    figural, figurative
    consisting of or forming human or animal figures
    mimetic
    characterized by or of the nature of or using mimesis
    naturalistic, realistic
    representing what is real; not abstract or ideal
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