art, as sculptural constructions, having movable parts activated by motor, wind, hand pressure, or other direct means and often having additional variable elements, as shifting lights.
Origin of kinetic art
First recorded in 1960–65
Related formskinetic artist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for kinetic art
art, esp sculpture, that moves or has moving parts
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