The expression or application of human creative skill and imagination, typically in a visual form such as painting or sculpture, producing works to be appreciated primarily for their beauty or emotional power.


vocal or instrumental sounds (or both) combined in such a way as to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression of emotion.

 the make or form of something 
a distinctive or peculiar and often habitual manner or way <he will, after his sour fashion, tell you — Shakespeare>
 mode of action or operation <assembled in an orderly fashion>
 a prevailing custom, usage, or style 
the prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time (2)  :  a garment in such a style <always wears the latest fashions>
social standing or prominence especially as signalized by dress or conduct <men and women of fashion