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An ekphrasis poem is a form of poetry concerning itself with the visual arts, artistic objects, and/or highly visual scenes, but there is more to ekphrasis. What is ekphrasis in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member SP the 5th ELEMENT of ART
a confessional age in the culture of narcissism sub-conscious ...Read More
Categories: art,
Form: Ekphrasis



Premium Member THE SEARCH for SELF
Self analysis & motive imultiple functions erupt tradition . chiselled in...Read More
Categories: art, tribute,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member SELFIES of yesteryear
Face to face recognise the mood read the character follow the eyes that say it all Sensitivity of the once living...Read More
Categories: art, humanity,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member CLERIHEW still life
xenia or rhyparography old words for still life,they be first modern one in Milan*,now on show painted by Merisi Caravaggio *https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Still_Life_with_Fruit_(Caravaggio)#/media/File%3AStill_life_-_Caravaggio.png...Read More
Categories: art, tribute,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member STILLED LIFE a pictorial genre
floral fluidity disclosed in fragile beauty artifacts announced in allegory a semblance ...Read More
Categories: art,
Form: Ekphrasis



Premium Member REMBRANDT Harmenszoon van Rijn
depth& power in dramatic light shadowed radiating the profound all humanity portrayed pictured in truth including self...Read More
Categories: art, tribute,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member CLERIHEW rossetti dg
Brother to famous poet Christina Rossetti no less renown was D G a member & notable pre-raphaelite their sweet women,are well worth a sight ...Read More
Categories: art, tribute,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member CLERIHEW sidall
D G Rossetti's lover Elizabeth Sidall an unlearned working class gal Artist Lizzie in love with life,you see model & wife, died too young , of tb...Read More
Categories: art, tribute,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member PRB visual vanities
beauty acclaimed symbols of love locked out palettes in meretricious effect dedicated to the sensual with intense ethereal brilliance singleness of heart rejoicing in the truth of beauty &symmetry in ...Read More
Categories: art, tribute,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member HARMONY OF STICKS AND STONES AND GEMS
circles within circles harmony of sticks and stones and gems his foundation flows around my ankles flooding ‘tween the trees baubles of aquamarine circles within circles harmony of sticks and stones and gems paradise soaked with many suns storehouse of spinnerets orange, yellow, blues shining, twinkling,...Read More
Categories: art, nature,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member RENAISSANCE man
master of preparation with pen& brush latent energy sparked by God monumental ...Read More
Categories: art, christian,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member High Desert Scene
Rolling hills dim in the distance Beneath low-hovering mists, While an occasional stand of pines Punctuates the shallow canyon rim, The steppes to the summit appear Like wrinkles carved into the face Long ago, the sharp outcropping defines A deep crevice plunging...Read More
Categories: art, nature, places,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member REPRESENTATION
the contemporary interpreted deconstructed at ...Read More
Categories: art,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member Wedding Kermesse
Wedding Kermesse Common folk with few wants (Toilers reaping earth’s bounty) Enjoy life’s pleasantries To escape harsh realities Of day-to-day existence Expressed in a ‘Kermesse’ dance, To the tune of simple instruments. With joy in their hearts, And freedom unfettered, They fling each other Around in...Read More
Categories: celebration, culture, dance, wedding,
Form: Ekphrasis
Trodden Paths Not In Vain
"Paint in silence” “The Weight of Temp” Colour your canvas and spill your Art shake and awaken many a heart Untether your soul from your whole escape mundane and time and let your brush rhyme Have Man radiate pour oil colours on his trait Carve...Read More
Categories: dedication, deep, devotion, endurance,
Form: Ekphrasis

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