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Princeton's WordNet

  1. artwork, art, graphics, nontextual matternoun

    photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication

    "the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book"


  1. artworknoun

    A painting, drawing, sculpture or other piece of creative, visual art

  2. artworknoun

    Artistic work.

  3. artworknoun

    The graphical elements to be included in a reproduced work.

    The text has been reviewed, but the photographer hasn't delivered some of the artwork.


  1. artwork

    A work of art, artwork, art piece, piece of art or art object is an artistic creation of aesthetic value. Except for "work of art", which may be used of any work regarded as art in its widest sense, including works from literature and music, these terms apply principally to tangible, physical forms of visual art: An example of fine art, such as a painting or sculpture. Objects in the decorative arts or applied arts that have been designed for aesthetic appeal, as well as any functional purpose, such as a piece of jewellery, many ceramics and much folk art. An object created for principally or entirely functional, religious or other non-aesthetic reasons which has come to be appreciated as art (often later, or by cultural outsiders). A non-ephemeral photograph or film.


  1. artwork

    Artwork refers to creations generated through the skills and imagination of an individual or group, expressed in visual forms like painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, drawing, or other mediums. Often meant to evoke an emotional, intellectual, or aesthetic response, artwork can be categorized by various genres, styles, techniques and includes both fine arts and applied, decorative arts. Sometimes it also includes conceptual and innovative forms of expression like film, performance art, or digital media.


  1. Artwork

    Artwork is a member of the musical group Magnetic Man.

Editors Contribution

  1. artwork

    A creative piece of art or work.

    Artwork is used in various jobs relating to computers.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 1, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of artwork in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of artwork in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of artwork in a Sentence

  1. Adam Andrzejewski:

    In an ironic vignette, at a healthcare facility dedicated to serving blind veterans—the new Palo Alto Polytrauma and Blind Rehabilitation Center—the agency wasted $670,000 on two sculptures no blind veteran can even see, the ‘Helmick Sculpture’ cost $385,000 (2014) and a parking garage exterior wall faade by King Ray Studio for the ‘design, fabrication, and installation of the public artwork’ cost $285,000 (2014).

  2. Christian Cardell Corbet:

    When one buys some of my artwork I hope it is because they will wish to learn from it and not because they think it will match their drapes

  3. Courtnay Tartt Elias:

    Some new Halloween décor has had a vintage feel to it, so it seems natural that people are seeking the ‘real deal’ — actual vintage items now, mercury glass pumpkins, textural gourds in colors other than orange, velvet pumpkins, and items decoupaged with vintage Halloween artwork are examples of newer seasonal décor with a vintage feel.

  4. Eike Schmidt:

    At long last (the artwork) comes home after 75 years. The battle was tough, today is a great victory for the whole of Italy.

  5. Jacques Rodrigue:

    We are so thankful for the good Samaritans that saved this special artwork, dad painted 'Wendy and Me' for his wedding to Wendy so this is an irreplaceable piece to my family.

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