Meaning of divisionism in English:


Pronunciation /dɪˈvɪʒəˌnɪz(ə)m/


another term for pointillism
‘The actual art-historical purpose of this show is to help Signac escape from the shadow of Georges Seurat, the master theorist of pointillism, or divisionism.’
  • ‘The artistic movement known as divisionism was an Italian response to the impressionists and post-impressionists.’
  • ‘Seurat's theory of optical mixtures, which he called divisionism, influenced Signac, and the style eventually became known as pointillism.’
  • ‘It sounds more as if there is a construct of divisionism on both sides that needs addressing.’