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That is to say, the 'idea' which a work represents is considered its essential component, and the "finished product", if it exists at all, is regarded essentially as a form of documentation rather than as an artifact.
Word Art was a brand new form of painting or sculpture which used text-based imagery.
It was associated with artists like Robert Indiana (b.1928), Jasper Johns (b.1930), On Kawara (1932-2014), Barbara Kruger (b.1945) and Christopher Wool (b.1955).
Conceptual art is a postmodernist art movement founded on the principle that art is a 'concept' rather than a material object.
Revealingly, over the past 20 years, the Turner Prize for Contemporary Art has been won by 2 painters, 0 sculptors, and 10 installation artists. It started out by depicting a more up-to-date reality, using images of film-stars and other celebrities, as well as mass-made consumer goods.
But this was rapidly eclipsed by an increasing post-modern focus on impact and style.