Famous 20th Century Artists & Painters
Find out more about the greatest 20th Century Painters, including Bob Ross, Frida Kahlo, Salvador Dali, Jackson Pollock and Matthew Gray Gubler.
Frida KahloFrida Kahlo
06 July 1907, Mexican
Painter
Andy WarholAndy Warhol
06 August 1928, American
Artist

Rabindranath TagoreRabindranath Tagore
07 May 1861, Indian
Poet

Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat
22 December 1960, American
Artist

Matthew Gray GublerMatthew Gray Gubler
09 March 1980, American
Actor, Director, Model, Painter

David Keith LynchDavid Lynch
20 January 1946, American
Filmmaker
Yoko OnoYoko Ono
18 February 1933, Japanese
Artist

Salvador DaliSalvador Dali
11 May 1904, Spanish
Surrealist Painter

Jackson PollockJackson Pollock
28 January 1912, American
Painter
Stephen HillenburgStephen Hillenburg
21 August 1961, American
Animator

Jack KirbyJack Kirby
28 August 1917, American
Comic Book Artist
Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt
20 February 1924, American
Artist, Actress

John LeguizamoJohn Leguizamo
22 July 1964, Colombian, American
Actor, Stand-up Comedian

Tasya van ReeTasya van Ree
30 April 1976, American
Painter

Yvonne McGuinnessYvonne McGuinness
12 October 1972, Irish
Visual Artist

Georgia O'KeeffeGeorgia O'Keeffe
15 November 1887
Artist
Gary BurghoffGary Burghoff
24 May 1943, American
Actor

Junji ItoJunji Ito
31 July 1963, Japanese
Manga artist

Brandon Charles BoydBrandon Charles Boyd
15 February 1976, American
Singer

Yayoi KusamaYayoi Kusama
22 March 1929, Japanese
Contemporary Artist
Mark RothkoMark Rothko
25 September 1903, American
Painter

Kristin NelsonKristin Nelson
25 June 1945, American
Painter
Akira ToriyamaAkira Toriyama
05 April 1955, Japanese
Japanese Manga Artist

David HockneyDavid Hockney
09 July 1937, British
Painter

Tom FrancoTom Franco
14 April 1980, American
Actor
Don GummerDon Gummer
12 December 1946, American
Sculptor

H. R. GigerH. R. Giger
05 February 1940, Swiss
Painter
Burt WardBurt Ward
06 July 1945, American
Actor

Hirohiko ArakiHirohiko Araki
07 June 1960, Japanese
Manga artist

Jade JaggerJade Jagger
21 October 1971, French, British
Model
Christopher TolkienChristopher Tolkien
21 November 1924, British
English editor

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Sean PertweeSean Pertwee
04 June 1964, British
Actor
Roy LichtensteinRoy Lichtenstein
27 October 1923, American
Painter, Sculptor

Martin MullMartin Mull
18 August 1943, American
Actor

Charlotte Johnson WahlCharlotte Johnson Wahl
30 April 1942, British
Painter, Mother of Boris Johnson

Julius EvolaJulius Evola
19 May 1898, Italian
Philosopher
Naoko TakeuchiNaoko Takeuchi
15 March 1967, Japanese
Manga Artist
Tracey EminTracey Emin
03 July 1963, British
Artist, Painter

John Singer SargentJohn Singer Sargent
12 January 1856, Italian, American
Artist

Ai WeiweiAi Weiwei
28 August 1957, Chinese
Artist

Edwin SchlossbergEdwin Schlossberg
19 July 1945, Ukrainian
Designer
Thomas KinkadeThomas Kinkade
19 January 1958, American
Painter

Hiromu ArakawaHiromu Arakawa
08 May 1973, Japanese
Manga Artist

L. S. LowryL. S. Lowry
01 November 1887, British
Artist

Édouard-Henri AvrilÉdouard-Henri Avril
21 May 1849, French
Painter

Buck TaylorBuck Taylor
13 May 1938, American
Actor
Margaret KeaneMargaret Keane
15 September 1927, American
Painter

Willem de KooningWillem de Kooning
24 April 1904, Dutch, American
Painter
William-Adolphe BouguereauWilliam-Adolphe Bouguereau
30 November 1825, French
Painter

Ari BehnAri Behn
30 September 1972, Norwegian
Norwegian Author

Lee KrasnerLee Krasner
27 October 1908, American
Artist
Eric GillEric Gill
22 February 1882, British
Sculptor

John William WaterhouseJohn William Waterhouse
06 April 1849, British
Painter
Tove JanssonTove Jansson
09 August 1914, Finnish
Novelist

Justine FrischmannJustine Frischmann
16 September 1969, British
Musician

Robert RauschenbergRobert Rauschenberg
22 October 1925, American
painter

M. F. HusainM. F. Husain
17 September 1915, Indian
Painter

Hilma af KlintHilma af Klint
26 October 1862, Swedish
Painter
Andrew WyethAndrew Wyeth
12 July 1917, American
 

Amrita ShergilAmrita Shergil
30 January 1913, Indian
Indian painter

Gutzon BorglumGutzon Borglum
25 March 1867, American
Sculptor

Tracy GriffithTracy Griffith
19 October 1965, American
Actress
Leonora Carrington Leonora Carrington
06 April 1917, Mexican
Mexican Artist & Surrealist Painter

Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
25 December 1911, French, American
Artist
Alberto GiacomettiAlberto Giacometti
10 October 1901, Swiss
Sculptor,Painter

Niki de Saint PhalleNiki de Saint Phalle
29 October 1930, French
Sculptor

Henri Cartier-BressonHenri Cartier-Bresson
22 August 1908, French
Photographer and Painter
Jacob LawrenceJacob Lawrence
07 September 1917, American
Painter

Cy TwomblyCy Twombly
25 April 1928, American
Praemium Imperiale
Charles Rennie MackintoshCharles Rennie Mackintosh
07 June 1868, British, Scottish
Architect

Mary Pinchot MeyerMary Pinchot Meyer
14 October 1920, American
Painter & Journalist

Louis Comfort TiffanyLouis Comfort Tiffany
18 February 1848, American
Artist
Neil HarbissonNeil Harbisson
27 July 1984, Irish, British
Cyborg Artist

Chuck CloseChuck Close
05 July 1940, American
Painter
Henry Ossawa TannerHenry Ossawa Tanner
21 June 1859, American
 

Roy William Thomas Jr.Roy William Thomas Jr.
22 November 1940, American
Comic Book Writer

Alex GreyAlex Grey
29 November 1953, American
American artist

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
24 January 1915, American
Abstract Painter
John BergerJohn Berger
05 November 1926, British
Novelist
Peter MaxPeter Max
19 October 1937, American
American artist

Faith RinggoldFaith Ringgold
08 October 1930, American
Artist

Thomas EakinsThomas Eakins
25 July 1844, American
Painter

Romare BeardenRomare Bearden
02 September 1911, American
Artist
Arshile GorkyArshile Gorky
15 April 1904, American
Abstract Painter

Pierre BonnardPierre Bonnard
03 October 1867, French
Painter

Albert NamatjiraAlbert Namatjira
28 July 1902, Australian
Artist

Judy ChicagoJudy Chicago
20 July 1939, American
American artist

Dan EstabrookDan Estabrook
1969 AD, American
Megan Boone's Partner
Boris VallejoBoris Vallejo
08 January 1941, American
Painter

John BaldessariJohn Baldessari
07 June 1931, American
 
Martin von HaselbergMartin von Haselberg
20 January 1949, Argentinian
Actor

Rufino TamayoRufino Tamayo
25 August 1899, Mexican
Painter
Roberto MattaRoberto Matta
11 November 1911, Chilean
Surrealist Painter
Micheline RoquebruneMicheline Roquebrune
1929 AD, French, Moroccan
Wife of Sir Sean Connery