Visual arts


Getty AAT: Disciplines


humanities > <arts and related disciplines> > arts (broad discipline)


Physical objects that are that are meant to be perceived primarily through the sense of sight, were created by the use of skill and imagination, and possess an aesthetic that is valued and of a quality and type that would be collected by art museums or private collectors, including drawings, painting, sculpture, architecture, and decorative arts. Performance art is considered a visual art, but the performing arts and literature are not.


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Otros términos

  • beeldende kunst [nl]
  • arti visive [it]
  • artes visuales [es]
  • visual art [en]
  • arts, visual [en]
  • arti visuali [it]