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the more or less established structure, pattern, or scheme followed in shaping an artistic work:
The sonata, the sonnet, and the novel are all art forms.
a medium for artistic expression:
ballet, sculpture, opera, and other art forms.
a medium other than the artistic regarded as having highly developed or systematized rules, procedures, or formulations:
international diplomacy regarded as an art form.
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He's turned matching plant to container into an
And to capture that rare view for reproduction can also prove to be an
Slides changed photography from an intimate
to an educational and lecturing tool.
Bearden became a master of collage, an
as complex, fragmented and many-layered as his life.
Dedicated to the preservation and exhibition of dolls as an
Still others, acquired more recently, represent photography as a technology or an
Artists' journals can be an
unto themselves, a taxonomy of days that attempt to capture the random rush of creativity.
Forcing children to be scarred then, as now, is grotesque and not an
It would be great if people could view circles as an
He sees it as a sea of colors, and thinks of bodies as an organic
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a conventionally established form of artistic composition, such as the symphony or the sonnet
a recognized medium of artistic expression
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What is interesting about self-analysis is that it leads nowhere—it is an art form in itself.
Like any artist with no art form, she became dangerous.
Advertising is the greatest art form of the twentieth century.