self-taught art


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Noun1.self-taught art - a genre of art and outdoor constructions made by untrained artists who do not recognize themselves as artistsself-taught 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
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I call myself Welbart Slowhands to symbolize my journey as a self-taught art practitioner."
The presentation depicted Mahmood as a self-taught art is whose work has inspiration and story behind it.
As the only completely preserved mill of its kind in Slovakia, it is a precious historical and technical heritage site.In addition to the functional mill technology and an exhibit about the history of the mill, the building also houses an art gallery dedicated to the art of untrained artists known as self-taught art, naive art, art brut and outsider art.