minimal art

noun

Definition of minimal art

: abstract art consisting primarily of simple geometric forms executed in an impersonal style

First Known Use of minimal art

1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Minimal art.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minimal%20art. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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