1 art of relating to or having the characteristics of a style of artistic expression prevalent especially in the 17th century that is marked generally by use of complex forms bold ornamentation and the juxtaposition of contrasting elements often conveying a sense of drama movement and tension a baroque cathedral baroque music and literature the baroque period. Baroque art and architecture baroque art and architecture the visual arts and building design and construction produced during the era in the history of western art that roughly coincides with the 17th century the earliest manifestations which occurred in italy date from the latter decades of the 16th century while in. Baroque definition of or relating to a style of architecture and art originating in italy in the early 17th century and variously prevalent in europe and the new world for a century and a half characterized by free and sculptural use of the classical orders and ornament by forms in elevation and plan suggesting movement and by dramatic effect in which architecture painting sculpture and
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