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Frontiers in Art Research, 2021, 3(8); doi: 10.25236/FAR.2021.030802.

Overview of the Development of the Use of Text in the Visual Arts


Li Chen

Corresponding Author:
Li Chen

Visual Art, Academy of Fine Arts of Arrara, Carrara, Italy


Visual art is often substituted for "Graphic arts," a substitution that fundamentally excludes the written word. However, the use of Characters in the creation of visual art has become a common phenomenon, and it is important to understand the development of text in visual art in a more open Eastern and Western art context, with specific analysis of artists' work.


Characters, Chinese and Western art, visual art

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Li Chen. Overview of the Development of the Use of Text in the Visual Arts. Frontiers in Art Research (2021) Vol. 3, Issue 8: 7-13. https://doi.org/10.25236/FAR.2021.030802.


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