Definition of Self-taught art

1. Noun. A genre of art and outdoor constructions made by untrained artists who do not recognize themselves as artists.

Exact synonyms: Naive Art, Outsider Art, Primitive Art, Vernacular Art
Generic synonyms: Genre



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Self-taught Art

self-suggestion
self-support
self-supporting
self-sustained
self-sustaining
self-synchronization
self-synchronize
self-synchronized
self-synchronizes
self-synchronizing
self-talk
self-tapping
self-tapping screw
self-tapping screws
self-taught
self-taught art (current term)
self-titled
self-torment
self-torture
self-treatment
self-treatments
self-uned
self-view
self-whispered
self-will
self-willed
self-worship
self-worth
self acceptance

Literary usage of Self-taught art

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1. Lewis and Clark Road Trips: Exploring the Trail Across America by Kira Gale (2006)
"... a Museum of Art. A permanent collection features self-taught art from the Northwest and Native American art. Changing exhibits, programs and classes. ..."

2. The Monthly Review by Charles William Wason (1842)
"We think that it might on these accounts be with advantage introduced into schools ; and also called in as a good help to the self-taught. ART. XXII. ..."

3. Book of the Artists: American Artist Life, Comprising Biographical and by Henry Theodore Tuckerman (1867)
"Augur's brief artistic career culminated in the group of "Jephthah and his Daughter," long considered a marvel of self-taught art, and still preserved as an ..."

4. American Journal of Education by Barnard (1882)
"Natural logic—the self-taught art of thinking- was tuo guard and guide of the female mind. Tho first of Watt's five methods of mental improvement, ..."

5. Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1910)
"... and teens were past, and he was facing what he called "the equinoctial gales of youth," and beginning to put his self-taught art of writing into print. ..."

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