Environment vs Ecoartist - What's the difference?

environment | ecoartist |


As nouns the difference between environment and ecoartist

is that environment is the surroundings of, and influences on, a particular item of interest while ecoartist is a person who uses art to bring about awareness of environmental issues.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

environment

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The surroundings of, and influences on, a particular item of interest.
  • The natural world or ecosystem.
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  • All the elements over which a designer has no control and that affect a system or its inputs and outputs.
  • A particular political or social setting, arena or condition.
  • (computing) The software and/or hardware existing on any particular computer system.
  • (programming) The environment of a function at a point during the execution of a program is the set of identifiers in the function's scope and their bindings at that point.
  • (computing) The set of variables and their values in a namespace that an operating system associates with a process.
  • Synonyms

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    ecoartist

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person who uses art to bring about awareness of environmental issues
  • A person who uses reclaimed and recycled materials as their media to create art, causing as little damage to the environment as possible.
  • A person who uses only natural materials found in the environment as their media to create art.
  • References

    Kastner, Jeffrey (2005) Land and Environmental Art (Themes and Movements) Phaidon Press ISBN 071484519 Stewlow, Heike, Prigann, Herman and David, Vera (2004) Ecological Aesthetics: Art in Environmental Design: Theory and Practice Birkauser Basel ISBN 37643244 Grande, John k. (2004 ) Art Nature Dialogues: Interviews With Environmental Artists State University of New York Press ISBN 0791461939 Kelley, Caffyn (2006) Art and Survival: Paticia johanson's Environmental Projects Islands Institute ISBN 0973833203