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visual arts

noun
1.
the arts created primarily for visual perception, as drawing, graphics, painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts.
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Examples for visual arts
  • 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.
  • It is a means to an end in and of itself and a foundation for other visual arts.
  • In this curriculum unit students will be introduced to the importance and effect of color in the visual arts.
British Dictionary definitions for visual arts

visual arts

plural noun
1.
the arts of painting, sculpting, photography, etc, as opposed to music, drama, and literature
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