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Definition of Art movement

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artistic movement, bunch of artists who agree on general rules and principles; style in art seen in the works of a several of artists
Art movement Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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1. a group of artists who agree on general principles
(synonym) artistic movement
(hypernym) movement, social movement, front
(hyponym) Abstract Expressionism, action painting
Art movement Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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An art movement is a tendency or style in art with a specific common philosophy or goal, followed by a group of artists during a restricted period of time, (usually a few months, years or decades) or, at least, with the heyday of the movement defined within a number of years. Art movements were especially important in modern art, when each consecutive movement was considered as a new avant-garde.

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