Azed Competition No. 2244  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2239  |  2248  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2244 Jun 2015AVANT-GARDISTE normal25


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. J. HealdWho might make devastating crack about RA retrospective, styling vintage art ‘sad’?RA (rev.) in anag., anag., & lit.
SecondJ. C. LeylandI’d savage what’s central to conventional art with abandonnt in anag., & lit.
ThirdT. C. BorlandOne that could deliver shock to e.g. staid art circlesvan in anag., & lit.
VHCT. AndersonFollowing a wandering star I’d get wagon coated, being a pioneera + van in anag.; ref. song ‘Wand’rin’ Star’ in musical ‘Paint Your Wagon’
VHCD. AppletonSomehow vintage ‘trad’ art’s not right for this personanag. less rt, & lit.
VHCM. BarleyA very innovative artist, e.g. an originator of Dadaa v + anag. incl. D, & lit.
VHCJ. G. BoothOne producing new-fangled art ideas, including Van Gogh originally – that’s about it in briefVan ’t G in anag., & lit.
VHCC. A. ClarkeI could produce deviant art as Goebbels, primarily, heldG in anag., & lit.
VHCC. DaffernA wild extravagant id’s not unknown in a fashionistaanag. less x
VHCV. DixonInitiator of trend, raved against if revolutionaryanag. incl. t, & lit.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherOne’s very daring with taste for changea + v + anag., & lit.
VHCM. HodgkinEarly adopter tried satnav, losing way around outskirts of GenevaG, a in anag.
VHCE. C. LanceOne such as Paul Gauguin, mouldering in a distant graveanag.
VHCD. F. ManleyAwfully staid art a given? I must break away from thatanag. less I, & lit.
VHCT. J. MooreyOne could have slammed vintage art as beginning to date!anag. incl. d, & lit.
VHCC. J. MorseI get excited with V and A’s art: he prefers Saatchi’sanag.
VHCS. RandallOne revolutionizing sad vintage art?anag. & lit.
VHCP. A. StephensonOne may construe vintage art ‘sad’anag. & lit.
VHCP. TaylorShe’s daringly innovative playing a vintage stradanag.
VHCR. C. TeutonTerm for improv artist with agenda to stray from the normanag. incl. v, & lit.
VHCJ. R. Tozer‘Gent as art diva’ could be one description of Grayson Perry?anag.
VHCA. J. WardropDevastating RA, potentially?anag. & lit.
VHCR. J. WhaleI might be exhibited by daring Tate: V & A’s waveringanag. incl. V, A’s, & lit.
VHCG. H. WillettThis trendy lady head of university may discover graduates very anti being reformedanag. incl. v less u; ref. Louise Richardson, new Oxford VC
VHCDr E. YoungForm of Verdi’s new tag at opening of Aidaanag. incl. n, A, & lit.; ref. world premiere in Cairo

HCs in competition 2244 awarded to:

P. B. AlldredG. I. L. GraftonP. McKennaDr G. Simpson
D. & N. AsplandJ. GrimesRev Prebendary M. R. MetcalfP. L. Stone
C. J. BroughamDr C. P. HalesC. OgilvieS. J. J. Tiffin
Mrs S. BrownP. HalseD. J. R. OgilvieD. H. Tompsett
C. J. ButlerA. H. HarkerG. S. ParsonsJ. & R. Vincent
P. CargillD. V. HarryD. PattendenL. Ward
D. CarterR. HeskethM. L. PerkinsM. H. E. Watson
M. CoatesJ. R. H. JonesT. RuddG. Wiley
N. ConnaughtonM. A. Macdonald-CooperA. ScottR. Zara
W. DreverW. F. MainDr S. J. Shaw 
C. M. EdmundsP. W. MarlowD. P. Shenkin