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A pretentious individual whose art (usually terrible, overly-wordy poetry, but can apply to paintings, prose, etc.) no one "gets".

See tortured artist
Ugh, that guy's back again for another reading of his lame poetry. What an artiste.
by sabby December 23, 2004
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