Survey of Visual Arts

Visual art is an area of the fine arts that appeals primarily to the visual sense and typically exists in permanent form.  Essentially, it is any art that you can see, such as:  graphic design, painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, film and different arts and crafts, including ceramics and textile art.   This discipline also includes the use of “new media” (or multi media), which generally applies to art that is created with a use of a technology, especially a computer.