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Abstract

A brief summary at the beginning of an article, paper, or presentation. Abstracts are commonly associated with academia; for example, an economics professor may attach an abstract to a publication. However, it may also be used with a business presentation.
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When Kiebert leaves behind the props of assumed spiritualism and begins to explore materials abstractly, allowing her subconscious and her intellect to follow, as with the Urns and the China Rocks, it is then that Kiebert's ceramics take on depth and tone.
Research from psychological science suggests that categorizing things abstractly into broad categories (called high-level construal) allows us to psychologically distance ourselves from the pushes and pulls of the immediate moment.
The exhibition, which ran in March and April at the Catherine Edelman Gallery in Chicago, consisted chiefly of gorgeous large-format photos emphasizing the luminous colors of oil spread abstractly across the sea's surface.
The theme--which represents the light within an interior space and more abstractly the light within us all--may result in conceptual, realistic or abstract photographs with subject matter ranging from the inside of an object or room to light shining on fabric through a window," explained Rudic.
The drawings study, which included different types of pain sufferers, found that people were equally likely to depict their pain literally as abstractly.
And yet what can I do, in the course of a notice, but gesture abstractly at a method?
However, taking intention formally and abstractly as intentionality, Hervaeus claims that intentionality is nothing but the relation of the understood thing to the intellect and its act of understanding.
Abts constructs this space abstractly, with the help of a specific color-based sense of three-dimensionality, using simultaneously vivid but muted tones.
The starting point is a traditional New Orleans housing type, the long, narrow shotgun house, which is abstractly represented through an almost exaggerated, gable roof and generous front porch.
Or, the same goal course can be construed abstractly as "understanding why people act the way they do," a construal that focuses on why a person would take the course.
Instead of discussing power abstractly or myopically, Elkin focuses on "regimes"--arrangements of power in concrete geographic and economic settings.
As for muses, when I glimpse the inside of someone, that resonates with me, sometimes they end up in my work, even if abstractly," says Brazen.