pop art

noun, often capitalized P&A

Definition of pop art

  1. :  art in which commonplace objects (as road signs, hamburgers, comic strips, or soup cans) are used as subject matter and are often physically incorporated in the work

pop artist

noun often capitalized P

1957

First Known Use of pop art

1957


POP ART Defined for English Language Learners

pop art

noun, often capitalized P&A

Definition of pop art for English Language Learners

  • : art in which common objects (such as road signs, hamburgers, comic strips, or soup cans) are used or shown


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