graphic art

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n graphic art the arts of drawing or painting or printmaking
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Usage

In literature:

In the graphic arts and in the sciences it has taken considerable place.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 430, March 29, 1884" by Various
It may be said to be his distinctive contribution to the art of graphic satire.
"George Du Maurier, the Satirist of the Victorians" by T. Martin Wood
W Fine arts, plastic and graphic.
"A Library Primer" by John Cotton Dana
Whatever its extravagance, Cubism remains a form of graphic art.
"Artist and Public" by Kenyon Cox
Upon the whole, it is an exceedingly curious and interesting relic of antient graphic art.
"A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
Mary Howitt, in her 'Art Student in Munich,' has given us some graphic delineations of life there.
"Continental Monthly , Vol. 6, No. 1, July, 1864" by Various
A graphic illustration of the importance of muscular action in emotional states is the art of the actor.
"Preventable Diseases" by Woods Hutchinson
The Graphic Arts Building showed the great strides made in printing and engraving.
"History of the United States, Volume 5" by E. Benjamin Andrews
In Leipzig, Saxony, for example the Kunstgewerbeschule aims at the graphic arts mainly.
"The Condition and Tendencies of Technical Education in Germany" by Arthur Henry Chamberlain
However this may be, we cannot embark upon the history of Art in Chaldaea without saying a word upon her graphic system.
"A History of Art in Chaldæa & Assyria, v. 1" by Georges Perrot
The monograph of Goldoni was issued by the press of the Venetian Institute of Graphic Art in a limited number of copies.
"Italy, the Magic Land" by Lilian Whiting
The production of pictures for the million will be practically the highest achievement of the graphic art in the twentieth century.
"Twentieth Century Inventions" by George Sutherland
By its very nature, graphic art tends to be abstract and stylized.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The art of graphic illustration on the blackboard is in almost constant demand in oral work.
"Special Method in Primary Reading and Oral Work with Stories" by Charles Alexander McMurry
By permission of the Italian Institute of Graphic Arts, Bergamo.
"The Story of Great Inventions" by Elmer Ellsworth Burns
In the graphic arts Englishmen exhibit no feeling for rhythm.
"Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning" by Willard Huntington Wright
Examples of graphic art seem to be more common than those of plastic art.
"The Archaeology of the Yakima Valley" by Harlan Ingersoll Smith
By PHILIP GILBERT HAMERTON, Author of 'Etching and Etchers,' 'The Graphic Arts,' &c. Columbier 8vo.
"The Siege of Norwich Castle" by Matilda Maria Blake
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In news:

Parrot Digigraphics offers four new media for use with pigmented inks in museum-quality Giclee, photographic, and graphic-arts applications.
Painter Richard Phillips uses the season's sharp, graphic shapes to transform Bravo's Work of Art host against the backdrop of race cars.
Painting and the Invention of Photography by Peter Galassi The Museum of Modern Art, distributed by the New York Graphic Society, 151, 82 plates pp.
In 1990, Denver Art Museum director Lewis Sharp hired his old friend Craig Miller to start the Architecture, Design and Graphics department.
Jacob Flexographic Services, of Califon, NJ, USA, has been appointed the exclusive Graymills Graphic Arts sales representative for New Jersey and parts of New York State, in addition to the territories he already covers for the firm.
Semper International of Boston, MA, USA, a placement firm for skilled help in the graphic arts and printing industry, announces that the printing industry is pessimistic about future growth and hiring continues to stagnate.
Standing out in a sea of competition requires creative marketing, out-of-the-box designs, state-of-the-art custom graphics and high-quality imagery.
This " undisputed guide" looks and reads like a very funky textbook, with no photographs but all sorts of intriguing art, charts, and graphics.
Despite a battle scene and a couple of non-graphic deaths, most of the martial-arts action is at the low end of the PG-13 scale.
Connie was an alumna of Ohio University, with a degree in graphic art.
If you are at all interested in graphic design, history or World War I, hurry over to the Art Coop inside Lincoln Square Village in Urbana.
A wealth of graphic and decorative art awaits New Yorkers in the coming weeks.
Except in an exhibit of their graphic designs at the Art Museum.
You get tons of badass graphic art about hockey, apparently.
And also had his own graphics art business, JimmyGraphics.
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In science:

We have witnessed on-going increases in computing and graphics power, and developments in ‘state of the art’ image displays which have affected both singleuser systems (e.g. higher resolution monitors, flatpanel plasma and autostereoscopic displays) and collaborative visualisation environments.
Future Directions in Astronomy Visualisation
To accomplish this, the transformations are based on widely accepted graphic arts and psychophysical principles, which are the most precise definition available of what it means to “preserve the appearance” of an image.
Reproduction of Images by Gamut Mapping and Creation of New Test Charts in Prepress Process
Most spreadsheet writers do not have a degree in graphic arts, and should not attempt to decorate a spreadsheet.
New Guidelines For Spreadsheets
New York: Oxford University Press. Tuchscherer, K. (2007). Recording, communicating, and making visible: A history of writing and systems of graphic symbolism in Africa. In: Inscribing Meaning. Writing and Graphic Systems in African Art: 37–53.
Distribution of complexities in the Vai script
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