1. [ noun ] (fine art) the products of human creativity; works of art collectively
Synonyms: fine_art

"an art exhibition" "a fine collection of art"

Related terms: creation music dance work_of_art mosaic gem commercial_art grotesque graphic_art genre kitsch diptych cyberart plastic_art triptych decoupage artificial_flower
2. [ noun ] (fine art) the creation of beautiful or significant things
Synonyms: artistic_production artistic_creation

"art does not need to be innovative to be good" "I was never any good at art" "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"

Related terms: creation painting sculpture drawing perfumery ceramics origami oragami gastronomy arts_and_crafts glyptography decal printmaking decoupage topiary expressive_style picture tension paint film paint draw illustrate model sketch model exhibition Americana portray sculpt represent theorist stagnation portray charcoal shade etch popular formalistic vocabulary longueur appraiser watercolor stipple cartoon distemper miniate lithograph miniate stencil silkscreen stipple engrave emblazon illuminate fresco Moderne aquatint finger-paint deaccession charge talaria aesthetics ground ensemble stylize repaint cathartic
3. [ noun ] a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation
Synonyms: prowess artistry superior_skill

"the art of conversation" "it's quite an art"

Related terms: ability superior_skill musicianship enology horology homiletics minstrelsy puppetry taxidermy ventriloquism fortification eristic falconry airmanship
4. [ noun ] photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication
Synonyms: graphics nontextual_matter artwork

"the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book"

Related terms: visual_communication drawing illustration publication
5. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 710
Similar spelling:   arty