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Art

Physical activities

Art is a diverse range of human activities in creating visual, auditory or performing artifacts (artworks), expressing the author's imaginative, conceptual idea, or technical skill, intended to be appreciated for their beauty or emotional power. In their most general form these activities include the production of works of art, the criticism of art, the study of the history of art, and the aesthetic dissemination of art.

Relations

  • Creative art and fine art 

  • History 

  • Forms, genres, media, and styles 

  • Purpose 

  • Public access 

  • Controversies 

  • Theory 

  • Classification disputes 

  • Bibliography