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phan·tas·ma·gor·i·a

(fan-taz'mă-gōr'ē-ă),
A fantastic sequence of haphazardly associative imagery.

phan·tas·ma·gor·i·a

(fan-taz'mă-gōr'ē-ă)
A fantastic sequence of haphazardly associative imagery.

phantasmagoria

(făn-tăz-mă-gŏr′ē-ă) [Gr. phantasma, an appearance, + agora, assembly, gathering]
A series of phantasms, deceptive illusions, either imagined or remembered from a dream.
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So the Walker won't be featuring Damien Hirst's new sculpture of two cows fucking (for that one will have to visit the Gagosian Gallery in New York next spring), and there won't be any multiple erections or dismembered limbs from Jake and Dinos Chapman, who are showing Uberman, a phantasmagorical vision of the physicist Stephen Hawking in his wheelchair atop a misty mountain - a deliberate charade of that eminent Victorian Sir Edwin Landseer's painting of a stag, The Monarch of the Glen.
Sitting on top of the world, Reagan surveyed a phantasmagorical scene: image reified as new flesh, hyperreality waging its war of alienation against the vulnerable, imperfect body.
An emerging lioness in the contemporary art scene, Michelline is merely growing dragon wings and extending her phantasmagorical kingdom.
Interestingly enough, though, Jeremy Sams' stage adaptation of Ian Fleming's text is a phantasmagorical road trip back to nostalgia.
Instead of a living, breathing California-full of living, breathing people-these poems want the "he of the / phantasmagorical real" ("hypnagogia logia").
We're not going to build any more coal plants; that's not going to happen," Chris Beam, head of Appalachian Power, West Virginia's largest utility, bluntly told the state in April, despite President Donald Trump's phantasmagorical campaign promise to resurrect lost jobs for coal miners.
Langis will be confronted by the uproar of her own contradictions as her moves display a sharp reflection of a society that is often lost between a phantasmagorical representation of oneself and reality.
A wall -- phantasmagorical or not -- would keep out the "bad people" Mexico was "sending us.
A wall - phantasmagorical or not - would keep out the "bad people" Mexico was "sending us.
com)-- The submission period for Fantastic Trains: An anthology of Phantasmagorical Engines and Rail Riders officially opens, July 27, 2017.
Depp continues to ply his comic schtick with wide-eyed gusto and Spanish actor Javier Bardem, who collected an Oscar for his chilling turn in No Country For Old Men, is a lip-smacking phantasmagorical villain from the watery underworld.
Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow continues to ply his comic schtick with wide-eyed gusto and Spanish actor Javier Bardem is a lip-smacking phantasmagorical villain from the watery underworld.