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Art

Any visual, creative material. Examples of art include drawings, videos and computer graphics. Art may be bought and sold as an asset (indeed, famous art such as the Mona Lisa is worth many millions of dollars), but it is also used in marketing to help a product appeal to buyers.
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There's more than a hint of self-gratification and affected artfulness in Rotheroe's approach that dulls the emotional impact of the material, giving it a somewhat artificial feel.
Amano's attempt to fuse past, present, and future is at its most explicit here, and despite the project's self-conscious artfulness, the results are surprisingly fresh.
Such is the artfulness of his and Taymor's work that the bird's transformation into human form in the end almost comes as a disappointment.
The other was Showtime's politically charged thriller examining the Clarence Thomas-Supreme Court fiasco with both savvy insight and artfulness.
But unlike those films, or previous, high-concept serial-murder comedies like Man Bites Dog, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, and Serial Mom, which have a quasi-immature dastardliness that offsets their deconstructible artfulness, American Psycho is grown-up to the max.
The artfulness of his work is almost undone by the author's apparent need to make art imitate life.
There's lots of hungry lovemaking and unnecessary cruelty tossed about here, some of it with an artfulness that will make you weep.
More than any of Irvine's earlier work, this orchestral installation pitted the seductive comforts of artfulness and artifice against an implied desire for true revelation and exposure.
While a sweeping, multilevel story is well organized here, there's little artfulness in the execution.
But movie technology dims that genius, ironically, by calling attention to its very artfulness.
Furthermore, Levin's from-the-hip style, which could scarcely be more different from the deliberate artfulness of Aronofsky's, comes across like a dispatch from the front, especially in the intense prison scenes, some of which used real inmates.
This strategy could be confining, but The American Chestnut, a series of loosely linked monologues, was staged with a steady ingenuity that put the lie to those who deny her work's artfulness.