Introduction to Visual arts

The visual arts are art forms such as painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, video, filmmaking, design, crafts, and architecture.


Many artistic disciplines such as performing arts, conceptual art, and textile arts also involve aspects of visual arts as well as arts of other types. Also included within the visual arts are the applied arts such as industrial design, graphic design, fashion design, interior design and decorative art.

These days, we use visual art in many ways. Landscapers use visual art in most of their work, Website Designers use visual art a lot in putting together content and eye-catching websites, dress makers use visual art to create a beautifully sewn gown for a particular occasion.

Visual art is also used in designing posters, book covers, food packages, clothing, apparel, jewellery, and a whole lot more. Current use of the term "visual arts" includes fine art as well as the applied or decorative arts and craf