See also: [2-D design] [3-D design] [Formal Elements] [Art Terms]
VolumeVolume specifically applies to 3-dimensional spaces filled up, rather than any illusion of 'volume" or "space" in the case of 2-dimensional arts; eg, drawing, painting, collage. Thus, volume applies to sculpture, assemblages, and of course installations. In theory, one could install a pure-ly 2-dimensional piece; see for example, the excellent work of Missy Desmond. (expand, briefly expound here)
Chronologyfilm clip examples, etc.