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That girl from your Art History 101 class who wears hobo-chic apparel (large-framed glasses are a must), has Anna Karina bangs, worships Tracey Emin and/or Andy Warhol, frequents the local art house to catch the latest Harmony Korine film, frequents independent art galleries (ie, White Box and The James Fuentes Gallery in NYC) to view the latest New Ukrainian Painting installation, and reads Adorno for "fun" whilst sipping red tea, black coffee, box wine, and/or PBR. Probably listens to a lot of Serge Gainsbourg as well. Fits in very well in the designated hipster area of town.
Art fag must be in this definition.
by kikikikikikikiki May 16, 2008
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University of British Columbia, Vancouver students in the faculty of arts.

They have macbooks, non perscription glasses, scarves, shop at american apparel and listen to alternative indie music that youve never heard of.
Sadie: YO, that guys V neck is sooo deep! its below his sternum!
Keenan: ha, what an artfag.
by pppseudonymm February 09, 2010
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n.1) an art student fully immersed in the art school culture, i.e. dressing in all-black or the trendiest rummage sale attire, listening to music only played on college radio, and referring to obscure artists or writers constantly

2) one who uses "artistic" to explain dubious decisions or behaviors
That art fag welded a high-heel to an umbrella and ran around the Village all day in the rain.
by BrightApollo March 07, 2003
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A pretentious art student (usually in college) who listens to nothing but obscure indie and art rock bands (besides Death Cab, Radiohead, Interpol, The Strokes, Belle and Sebsastian, and Sonic Youth). They wear black-rimmed square glasses, a track jacket with stripes on the side, tight corduroy pants that are ripped, Chuck Taylors or Vans, man purses (even the girls), and some sort of hair farming technique (on black people, it's an afro with dreads).
Half of our Intro to Art class is filled with art fags.
by oliver b December 27, 2006
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Anyone who displays an intense interest in art of any kind, including music, design, etc. Used as a descriptive label especially when the speaker is frustrated. Not usually used in a derogatory way.
My artfag boyfriend has been painting all day.
by parkerbias September 18, 2004
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a person who smokes, drinks $4 coffee and visits art museums and talks about the art expressing the descent and selling out of America to capitalists and other four syllable words but they are huge ass hypocrits cuz they are selling out too with their goddamn cigarettes and $5 lattes and banana republic peacoats. listen to Dead Milkmen's "you'll dance to anything"
by asshole January 21, 2004
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People who obsess over art, music, and poetry and think they're so unique even though there are millions of them.
Those guys are a bunch of art fags.
by sofiaaaaaah January 31, 2009
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