1.Human effort to imitate, supplement, alter, or counteract the work of nature.
2. a.The conscious production or arrangement of sounds, colors, forms, movements, or other elements in a manner that affects the sense of beauty, specifically the production of the beautiful in a graphic or plastic medium. b.The study of these activities. c.The product of these activities; human works of beauty considered as a group.
3.High quality of conception or execution, as found in works of beauty; aesthetic value.
4.A field or category of art, such as music, ballet, or literature.
5.A nonscientific branch of learning; one of the liberal arts.
6. a.A system of principles and methods employed in the performance of a set of activities: the art of building. b.A trade or craft that applies such a system of principles and methods: the art of the lexicographer.
7. a.Skill that is attained by study, practice, or observation: the art of the baker; the blacksmith's art. b.Skill arising from the exercise of intuitive faculties: “Self-criticism is an art not many are qualified to practice” (Joyce Carol Oates).
8. a.arts Artful devices, stratagems, and tricks. b.Artful contrivance; cunning.
Ignore this definition...MY idea of art is that it is everywhere and can be seen in everything...feel free to post.