The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information . Some of the entries contain translations in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, English, French and Spanish. Other entries provide more detailed information, such as definitions, calculation formulas for indicators and sources. Indicators are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Visual arts

Arts which appeal primarily to the visual sense; they are art forms that focus on the creation of works, which are primarily visual in nature, or are multidimensional objects.
Source Definition
UIS, 2009 UNESCO Framework for Cultural Statistics, 2009.

Arts visuels

Art qui font principalement appel au sens visuel. Ces formes artistiques mettent l’accent sur la création d’œuvres de nature essentiellement visuelle ou multidimensionnelle.
Source de la définition
ISU, Cadre de l’UNESCO pour les statistiques culturelles 2009, 2009.

Artes visuales

Formas de arte que apelan principalmente al sentido visual. Están generalmente enfocadas a la creación de obras de naturaleza visual o representan objetos multidimensionales.
Fuente(s) de la definición
UIS, Marco de Estadísticas Culturales de la UNESCO de 2009, 2009.