visual arts

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visual art

1. Artwork, such as painting, photography, or sculpture, that appeals primarily to the visual sense and typically exists in permanent form.
2. often visual arts Any of the art forms used to create such art.

visual arts

pl n
(Art Terms) the arts of painting, sculpting, photography, etc, as opposed to music, drama, and literature

vis′ual arts′
the arts created primarily for visual perception, as drawing, graphics, painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts.
Bildende Kunst

visual arts

npl the visual artsle arti figurative
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Speaking in an interview, coordinator of Thapong Visual Arts Centre, Reginald Bakwena said the CES training, which is facilitated by Stimulus Africa was aimed at assisting start-up and early stage entrepreneurs within the creative sector to develop their business models as they worked towards building sustainable enterprises.
The Visual Arts and Medicine event, part of the WCM-Q Lives in Medicine series, explained the theory and practice of art therapy in patient care, and also discussed ways in which visual art in healthcare settings such as hospitals can positively affect mood and therefore potentially lead to better healthcare outcomes.
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The School of Visual Arts dormitory, located at 215 East 23rd Street, is a 22-story, 74-unit multifamily property, which is serving as the School of Visual Art's college dormitory.
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His topics include the changing role of art and interpretation of art in contemporary societies; ideology, artistic impression, and freedom of expression: diversity of political cultures and the richness of human community and mind; culture wars: cases illustrating the relationship between visual art and politics in various parts of the world; and the future of visual arts and their social role: art reaching to the future and finding new ways of expression.
We proceed with perseverance and go deeper in the practical and theoretical research of the visual arts during this second international conference entitled, "The visual arts and culture," and we meet several parties related to the visual arts and those associated with its cultural aspects," she said.
Talking to reporter, she said the team of experts was working on these projects from last few years and this grant will give them encouragement to continue their work for maintaining the visual arts record.
UALR has about 1,000 students enrolled in visual arts classes with 180 visual arts majors this semester.
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