pop art definition

  • noun:
    • a type of art that illustrates objects or scenes from everyday life and hires practices of commercial art and preferred example.
    • A genre of art that utilizes aspects of well-known tradition; often makes use of strategies from commercial art and advertising
    • a school of art that emerged in the United Kingdom in the 1950s and became prevalent in the United States and the United Kingdom in the 1960s; it imitated the techniques of commercial art (as the soup cans of Andy Warhol) and the styles of popular culture and the mass media

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