Definition of fine artist in US English:

fine artist

noun

  • A person engaged in a fine art, or the fine arts; now especially a creative visual artist (such as a painter or sculptor) whose works are intended to be appreciated primarily or solely for their aesthetic, imaginative, or intellectual content.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From fine + artist, after fine art.

Pronunciation

fine artist

/ˌfʌɪn ˈɑːtɪst/