Philosophy of Art

The study of the nature of art, including interpretation, representation, expression, and form. It is closely related to "aesthetics," which is the philosophical study of beauty.

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philosophy of art
art, philosophy of

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The study of the nature of art, including interpretation, representation, expression, and form. It is closely related to "aesthetics," which is the philosophical study of beauty.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300312347. The J. Paul Getty Trust.