art‧ist S3 W2 [countable]
someone who produces art, especially paintings or drawings:
an exhibition of paintings by local artists
➔ make-up artistat make-up (1)
a professional performer, especially a singer, dancer, or actor:
Many of the artists in the show donated their fee to charity.
someone who is extremely good at something: ➔ con artist
He's an artist in the kitchen.