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Art critics


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    • Critics, Art
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    • found: Work cat.: Henry, Gerrit. The mirrored clubs of hell, 1991:jacket back flap (Gerrit Henry is an art critic as well as a poet)
    • found: Wikipedia, May 12, 2016(Gerrit Henry (b. May 30, 1950, New York City, New York - d. May 1, 2003, New York City, New York) was an American art critic, author and poet)
    • found: LCSH, May 12, 2016(Art critics. BT Critics)
    • found: TheFreeDictionary.com, May 12, 2016(art critic: a person who is professionally engaged in the analysis and interpretation of works of art)
    • found: Dictionary of occupational titles, May 12, 2016(Critic (print. & pub.; radio-tv broad.). Writes critical reviews of literary, musical, or artistic works and performances for broadcast and publication: Attends art exhibitions, musical or dramatic performances, reads books, or previews motion picture or television presentations. Analyzes factors such as theme, expression, and technique, and makes comparisons to other works and standards. Forms critical opinions based on personal knowledge, judgment, and experience. Organizes material to emphasize prominent features, and writes review. Presents oral review in live or recorded form when working in broadcasting medium. May enter information into computer to prepare reviews. May be designated according to field of specialization as Art Critic (print. & pub.; radio-tv broad.); Book Critic (print. & pub.; radio-tv broad.); Drama Critic (print. & pub.; radio-tv broad.); Movie Critic (print. & pub.; radio-tv broad.); Music Critic (print. & pub.; radio-tv broad.))
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