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Thomasson is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Hyperart Thomasson a useless structure that has been preserved, as part of a built environment, which has become a piece of art in itself

Thomasson or Hyperart Thomasson is a type of conceptual art named by the Japanese artist Akasegawa Genpei in the 1980s. It refers to a useless relic or structure that has been preserved as part of a building or the built environment, which has become a piece of art in itself. These objects, although having the appearance of pieces of conceptual art, were not created to be viewed as such. Akasegawa deemed them even more art-like than art itself, and named them "hyperart." In recent years there has been a resurgence of interest in Thomasson, especially since the publication of Akasegawa's work on the subject in English in 2010.

Conceptual art, sometimes simply called conceptualism, is art in which the concept(s) or idea(s) involved in the work take precedence over traditional aesthetic, technical, and material concerns. Some works of conceptual art, sometimes called installations, may be constructed by anyone simply by following a set of written instructions. This method was fundamental to American artist Sol LeWitt's definition of Conceptual art, one of the first to appear in print:

In conceptual art the idea or concept is the most important aspect of the work. When an artist uses a conceptual form of art, it means that all of the planning and decisions are made beforehand and the execution is a perfunctory affair. The idea becomes a machine that makes the art.

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Thomaso, or the Wanderer is mid-seventeenth-century stage play, a two-part comedy written by Thomas Killigrew, The work was composed in Madrid, c. 1654. Thomaso is based on Killigrew's personal experiences as a Royalist exile during the era of the Commonwealth, when he was abroad continuously from 1647 to 1660.

Thomassen is a patronymic family name of Scandinavian and Dutch origin. It literally means "Son of Thomas", i.e., approximately corresponds to Thomson. It may refer to one of the following persons:

Tomson is both a surname and a given name. Notable people with the name include:

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Jerry Kreth Thomasson was a Democratic member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, who in 1966 switched to the Republican Party and ran unsuccessfully for state attorney general in 1966 and again in 1968 on the gubernatorial ticket headed by Winthrop Rockefeller.

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William Poindexter Thomasson was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky.

Gary Leah Thomasson is a retired Major League Baseball player. An outfielder and first baseman, Thomasson played with the San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics, New York Yankees, and Los Angeles Dodgers from 1972 to 1980. He was part of the Yankees' 1978 World Series winning team over the Dodgers.

<i>The Substitute 2: Schools Out</i> 1998 television film

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Thomason is a patronymic surname meaning "son of Thomas" or a misspelling of the French surname Thomasson, Thomesson "little Thomas". There are varied spellings. Notable people with the surname include:

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Kelly Thomasson Mercer is an American Democratic politician, who has served as the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia since April 2016. Initially appointed by Governor Terry McAuliffe, she has continued as Secretary under the administration of Governor Ralph Northam. Prior to holding her current position, Thomasson served as Deputy Secretary of the Commonwealth under Governor McAuliffe.