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A particular material along with its accompanying technique; a specific type of artistic technique or means of expression determined by the use of particular materials. The medium is the art form in which the artist works. For example, painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, are each a medium. 1. The material used to create a work of art. 2. The binder for a paint, such as oil. 3. An expressive art form, such as painting, drawing, or sculpture.


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