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Artists and the Creation of Art

Artists and the Creation of Art

Author: Aleisha Olson

This lesson will define the concept of an artist.

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This tutorial discusses the role of the artist in the creation of art and the value of anonymous art.

Source: Image of Fang Mask, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Fang_mask_Louvre_MH65-104-1.jpg; Lioness & Man; Creative Commons: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Nimrud_ivory_lion_eating_a_man.jpg All other images by Aleisha Olson

Notes on "Artists and the Creation of Art"

Terms to Know
  • Aesthetic

    Concerned with the beauty or the appreciation of beauty.

  • Artist

    A person who creates works of aesthetic value.

  • Genius

    An exceptionally talented, knowledgeable, or creative person.

  • Oeuvre

    An artist's body of work.