Definitions for art movement
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artistic movement, art movement(noun)
a group of artists who agree on general principles
Any of many styles of art having an underlying philosophy or goal; many of them have names with an -ism suffix.
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, 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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