an early 20th-cent. movement in sculpture, painting, architecture, etc., originating in the Soviet Union, characterized by abstract and geometric design, man-made materials, and massive structural form
A movement in modern art originating in Moscow in 1920 and characterized by the use of industrial materials such as glass, sheet metal, and plastic to create nonrepresentational, often geometric objects.
- (art) A Russian movement in modern art characterized by the creation of nonrepresentational geometric objects using industrial materials.
- (mathematics) A philosophy that asserts the need to construct a mathematical object to prove it exists.
- (philosophy, psychology) A psychological epistemology which argues that humans generate knowledge and meaning from their experiences.
constructive + -ism