naive art

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naive art

(20th century and earlier) Works by self-taught artists whose fresh, untutored style is noted for its simplicity and innocence. Notable naive artists include Grandma Moses and Douanier” Rousseau.
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Noun1.naive art - a genre of art and outdoor constructions made by untrained artists who do not recognize themselves as artistsnaive art - a genre of art and outdoor constructions made by untrained artists who do not recognize themselves as artists
genre - a class of art (or artistic endeavor) having a characteristic form or technique