Fine art is the art of displaying things in the form of different images, such as artistic images on the plane (graphics, painting, etc.) and space (sculpture).
Fine art reflects reality in visual arts, reproduces objectively existing properties of the real world: volume, color, spatiality, material form of an object, light environment environment, and others like that. However, fine arts depicts not only what is accessible to direct visual perception, but also transmits the development of events in time, a certain plot, an unfolded narrative. It reveals the spiritual composition of man, his psychology.
Reflection of reality
Fine art, in the aggregate of its kinds, creates a real picture of human life and nature, and also clearly represents the images that are not in reality, which are the result of human imagination.
Professions in the field of fine arts
Creative artists in the field of fine arts are collectively called artists (although, for the most part, each of them specializes in a certain field of fine arts – as a sculptor, painter, graphic artist, etc.).
Fine art as a branch of science
The branch envisages the study of the fundamental laws of the genesis and evolution of fine arts both in general and at certain historically determined stages of its development, in particular stylistic, in different national contexts; stages over the whole complex of issues related to the elucidation of the specificity of the genre-type structure of the fine arts, its content and form; implementation of the description, analysis, interpretation, attribution of artistic works, consideration of the peculiarities of their social functioning; the study of the achievements of individual national art schools, the creative practice of artistic associations, factions, and individual artists.
In the development of a particular problem relies on the achievement of museology, restoration, other auxiliary disciplines, takes into account the experience of related social sciences.