What should we call this new subject?
What are the goals of this subject?"Theory of the visual arts" is the examination of all knowledge related to the technical aspect of visual artistic expression.
Some subfields in "Theory of the visual arts" include Color Theory, Line Properties, Perspective, Composition.
Some reasons we look at "Theory of the visual arts" include understand artistic language for better art appreciation or expression.
A few scholars of "Theory of the visual arts" include Mario Perniola, David Brody.
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