These definitions should not be taken too strictly as many artistic disciplines (performing arts, conceptual art, textile arts) involve aspects of the visual arts as well as arts of other types. Movies and performing arts, for example, make use of set and costume design, sometimes by prominent artists.
- http://www.georgebrown.ca/centres/AD/index.aspx Archived 2011-10-28 at the Wayback Machine Centre for Arts and Design in Toronto, Canada
- An About.com article by art expert, Shelley Esaak: What Is Visual Art?
- Different Forms of Art- Applied Art Archived 2017-06-23 at the Wayback Machine. Buzzle.com. Retrieved 11 Dec 2010.