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  1. The definition of an artist is wide-ranging and covers a broad spectrum of activities to do with creating art, practicing the arts and/or demonstrating an art

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. The normal meaning in both everyday speech and academic discourse is a practitioner in the visual arts only

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  3. a descriptive term applied to a person who engages in an activity deemed to be an art

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  4. The term is often used in the entertainment business, especially in a business context, for musicians and other performers (less often for actors). "Artiste" (the French for artist) is a variant used in English only in this context

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  5. Use of the term to describe writers, for example, is certainly valid, but less common, and mostly restricted to contexts like criticism

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