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It is only recently that nature has been the sole subject of a work of art.
Previously it would have serve as the backdrop or setting to other subjects. Since the 19th century, driven by increasing urbanisation and industrialisation and perhaps the notion too that nature was a direct manifestation of God, landscape has been a major theme in art and our relationship to nature and the environment has been studied and expressed in an increasing variety or media
Sometimes simply called conceptualism, is art in which the concepts or ideas involved in the work take precedence over traditional aesthetic and material concerns.
The term is loosely used to refer to art of the present day and of the relatively recent past, and of an innovatory or avant-garde nature.
Abstract art is that which does not attempt to represent an accurate depiction of a visual reality but instead use shapes, colours, forms and gestural marks to achieve its effect. Abstract art uses a visual language of shape, form, colour and line to create a composition which may exist with a degree of independence from visual references in the world.
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