Definition of artistry in English:

artistry

noun

  • [mass noun] Creative skill or ability.

    ‘the artistry of the pianist’
    • ‘There is no mistaking the technical skill and artistry of these dancers.’
    • ‘Peter Jackson's King Kong was an epic work of consummate artistry.’
    • ‘Equally apparent is the skill and artistry with which Melville transcends his influences.’
    • ‘For he saw in the mass market of Hollywood one whose artistry might equal or surpass anything available in the European art houses.’
    • ‘All are carved from white granite and show a skill and artistry rarely seen elsewhere.’
    • ‘He has created a small menu of mostly Asian cuisine, lending his own inspired artistry to each dish.’
    • ‘There are moments of artistry and tenderness in the best of these photographs but they come from the man behind the camera, not her.’
    • ‘His clarity of projection, firmness of line, richness of tone and nobility of presence all bespeak rare artistry.’
    • ‘Will his wife appreciate his artistry or will she have him cut it up for firewood to keep her warm?’
    • ‘There was an explosion of colour, creativity and artistry on display among the masqueraders.’
    • ‘You will be enthralled by the skill and artistry of the Russian ice stars.’
    • ‘Even the emotional experience that Tchaikovsky's music affords us can be traced back to his consummate artistry.’
    • ‘Every few years Oscar sees fit to reward genuine artistry, thereby reminding us why we watch the show in the first place.’
    • ‘Like his film-star predecessor Ronald Reagan, he makes no great claims to artistry.’
    • ‘Of course most of us will never be able to match the skill and artistry of the great musicians of our time.’
    • ‘I was in utter admiration of the talent and artistry that the guys all possessed.’
    • ‘Today garden artistry is available to everyone, and it doesn't have to be on a grand scale.’
    • ‘The piano artistry of Leviev has brought him recognition as a one of the major jazz innovators of this century.’
    • ‘They are a potent symbol of the jet age and a form of aerial artistry that decorates clear blue skies.’
    • ‘It is a testament to his consummate artistry that Hunt's oeuvre does not become repetitive.’
    creative skill, creativity, art, skill, ability, accomplishment, talent, genius, brilliance, expertness, flair, proficiency, virtuosity, finesse, style, touch, expressiveness, perception, sensitivity, inspiration, poetry, eloquence
    craftsmanship, workmanship
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Pronunciation:

artistry

/ˈɑːtɪstri/