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Art

Art is a diverse range of human activities in creating visual, auditory or performing artifacts, expressing the authors imaginative, conceptual ideas, or technical skill, intended to be appreciated for their beauty or emotional power. Other activities related to the production of works of art include the criticism of art, the study of the history of art, and the aesthetic dissemination of art. The three classical branches of art are painting, sculpture and architecture. Music, theatre, film, dance, and other performing arts, as well as literature and other media such as interactive media, ...

                                               

The arts

The arts refers to the theory and physical expression of creativity found in human cultures and societies. Major constituents of the arts include visual arts, literature, and performing arts. Some art forms combine a visual element with performance e.g. cinematography, or artwork with the written word e.g. comics. From prehistoric cave paintings to modern-day films, art serves as a vessel for storytelling and conveying humankinds relationship with the environment.

                                               

Work of art

A work of art, artwork, art piece, piece of art or art object is an aesthetic physical item or artistic creation. Except for "work of art", which may be used of any work regarded as art in its widest sense, including works from literature and music, these terms apply principally to tangible, portable forms of visual art: A work of installation art or conceptual art. An object that has been designed specifically for its aesthetic appeal, such as a piece of jewellery. An object that has been designed for aesthetic appeal as well as functional purpose, as in interior design and much folk art. ...

                                               

Acknowledgment (creative arts and sciences)

In the creative arts and scientific literature, an acknowledgement is an expression of a gratitude for assistance in creating an original work. Receiving credit by way of acknowledgement rather than authorship indicates that the person or organization did not have a direct hand in producing the work in question, but may have contributed funding, criticism, or encouragement to the authors. Various schemes exist for classifying acknowledgements; Cronin et al. give the following six categories: presentational support instrumental/technical support financial support conceptual support, or peer ...

                                               

Adaptation (arts)

An adaptation is a transfer of a work of art from one style to another. Some common examples are: Literary adaptation, a story from a literary source, adapted into another work. A novelization is a story from another work, adapted into a novel. Film adaptation, a story from another work, adapted into a film Theatrical adaptation, a story from another work, adapted into a play There is, however, no end to potential media involved in adaptation. Adaptation is the practice of transcoding changing the code or language used in a medium as well as the assimilation of a work of art to other cultu ...

                                               

Aesthetic relativism

Aesthetic relativism is the idea that views of beauty are relative to differences in perception and consideration, and intrinsically, have no absolute truth or validity.

                                     

ⓘ Arts

  • British Columbia Arts Council Alberta Foundation for the Arts Saskatchewan Arts Board Manitoba Arts Council Ontario Arts Council Conseil des arts et des lettres
  • the visual and performing arts It offers Bachelor of Fine Arts Master of Fine Arts Master of Arts and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees through its six
  • Master of Arts Latin: Magister Artium or Artium Magister abbreviated M.A. or A.M. is a type of master s degree awarded by universities in many countries
  • Performing arts refers to forms of art in which artists use their voices, bodies or inanimate objects to convey artistic expression. It is different from
  • The National Endowment for the Arts NEA is an independent agency of the United States federal government that offers support and funding for projects
  • The Australia Council for the Arts informally known as the Australia Council, is the official arts council or arts funding body of the Government of
  • Albanian University of Arts formerly known as the Academy of Arts is the main institution that offers higher education in the arts in Albania. Founded
  • of Arts BA or AB from the Latin baccalaureus artium or artium baccalaureus is a bachelor s degree awarded for an undergraduate program in the arts and
  • A Master of Fine Arts MFA or M.F.A. is a terminal degree in fine arts including visual arts creative writing, graphic design, photography, filmmaking
  • The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts Manufactures and Commerce RSA is a London - based, British organisation committed to finding practical

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