Tension _ October 2016

Art Show Exhibition in the International Ateliers for Design and Arts in Freie Akademie, Köln-Germany

Tension ˈtɛnʃ(ə)noun


mid 16th century (as a medical term denoting a condition or feeling of being physically stretched or strained):

from French, or from Latin tensio(n- ), from tendere ‘stretch’.


1. the act of stretching or straining.
2. the state of being stretched or strained.
3. mental or emotional strain; intense, suppressed suspense, anxiety, or excitement.


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