- the art of drawing or painting in perspective
- Theater the design and painting of scenery
Origin of scenographyClassical Latin scaenographia from Classical Greek sk?nographia from sk?n?, scene + graphein: see graphic
- The art of representing objects in perspective, especially as applied in the design and painting of theatrical scenery.
- Visual design for theatrical productions, including such elements as sets, costumes, and lighting.
(countable and uncountable, plural scenographies)