Definition of Outsider art
1. Noun. A genre of art and outdoor constructions made by untrained artists who do not recognize themselves as artists.
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Literary usage of Outsider art
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1. New Dictionary of South African Biography by E. J. Verwey, Nelson Mandela (1995)
"Outside of the mainstream of artistic output or recognition, outsider art is usually made by artistically untrained individuals who do not see themselves as ..."
2. Pictures that Every Child Should Know: A Selection of the World's Art by Bacon Mary Schell (Hoke) (1908)
"Young Holbein was never regularly apprenticed to any outsider. Art was not then taught as it is now. The work of a beginner was often to paint for his ..."