HyperDic: beaux_arts

English > 1 sense of the expression beaux arts:
NOUNcognitionbeaux arts, fine artsthe study and creation of visual works of art
English > beaux arts: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe study and creation of visual works of art.
Synonymfine arts
Category ofbastardized, bastardisedderiving from more than one source or style
classical, Greco-Roman, Graeco-RomanOf or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures
conventional, formal, schematicrepresented in simplified or symbolic form
geometric, geometricalCharacterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration
hieraticadhering to fixed types or methods
nonclassicalnot classical
painterlyHaving qualities unique to the art of painting
primitive, naiveOf or created by one without formal training
reproducerecreate a sound, image, idea, mood, atmosphere, etc.
textureThe characteristic appearance of a surface having a tactile quality
NarrowerarchitectureThe discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings
landscape architectureThe branch of architecture dealing with the arrangement of land and buildings for human use and enjoyment
paintingcreating a picture with paints
sculpture, carvingcreating figures or designs in three dimensions
Broaderhumanistic discipline, humanities, liberal arts, artsstudies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
Spanishbellas artes
Catalanbelles arts

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