visual arts

noun
the arts created primarily for visual perception, as drawing, graphics, painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts.
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visual arts
 
pl n
the arts of painting, sculpting, photography, etc, as opposed to music, drama, and literature

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Example sentences
Our students are successful in the performing and visual arts.
His subjects include aesthetic theory and the philosophy of film and visual
  arts.
Other arts-particularly visual arts-can be ugly and derive much of their power
  from their ugliness.
In the local visual arts world, they're household names.
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