artistic media, as pen and ink, chalk, and graphite, used in combination: an old master drawing in mixed media.
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Origin of mixed media
First recorded in 1960–65
Related formsmixed-me·di·a, adjective
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Examples from the Web for mixed media
This is a time of expanding bigness in the art world, of noise, of numbers, of uber-artists, mixed-media, mega-collectors.
The mixed-media collection evokes nostalgia for halcyon days through fragmented images of the past.Karen Kilimnik’s Magical Fantasyland, From Ballet to Baroque|Claire Stern|March 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for mixed media
- the integrated use of different forms of media, esp within the arts
- (as modifier)mixed-media musical presentations
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