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1.Human effort to imitate, supplement, alter, or counteract the work of nature.

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.

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.

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).

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.