Famous 21st Century Artists & Painters
Rashida JonesRashida Jones
25 February 1976, American
Actress
Bob RossBob Ross
29 October 1942, American
Painter

Ant AnsteadAnt Anstead
29 February 1979, British
Television Presenter

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

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

Stephen HillenburgStephen Hillenburg
21 August 1961, American
Animator
Gary BurghoffGary Burghoff
24 May 1943, American
Actor

Sandro KoppSandro Kopp
14 February 1978, German, New Zealander
Visual Artist

Yvonne McGuinnessYvonne McGuinness
12 October 1972, Irish
Visual Artist

Tom FrancoTom Franco
14 April 1980, American
Actor
Jade JaggerJade Jagger
21 October 1971, French, British
Model

Akira ToriyamaAkira Toriyama
05 April 1955, Japanese
Japanese Manga Artist
David HockneyDavid Hockney
09 July 1937, British
Painter

Yayoi KusamaYayoi Kusama
22 March 1929, Japanese
Contemporary Artist

Martin MullMartin Mull
18 August 1943, American
Actor
Sean PertweeSean Pertwee
04 June 1964, British
Actor

Ai WeiweiAi Weiwei
28 August 1957, Chinese
Artist
Peter MaxPeter Max
19 October 1937, American
American artist

Jwan YosefJwan Yosef
06 September 1984, Swedish, Syrian
Painter, Artist

Masashi KishimotoMasashi Kishimoto
08 November 1974, Japanese
Manga Artist
Margaret KeaneMargaret Keane
15 September 1927, American
Painter

Tracey EminTracey Emin
03 July 1963, British
Artist, Painter
Geneviève CastréeGeneviève Castrée
09 April 1981, Canadian, American
Canadian Cartoonist

Edwin SchlossbergEdwin Schlossberg
19 July 1945, Ukrainian
Designer

Alex GreyAlex Grey
29 November 1953, American
American artist

Chuck CloseChuck Close
05 July 1940, American
Painter
Tracy GriffithTracy Griffith
19 October 1965, American
Actress
John BergerJohn Berger
05 November 1926, British
Novelist

Micheline RoquebruneMicheline Roquebrune
1929 AD, French, Moroccan
Painter, Wife of Sir Sean Connery

Marco PeregoMarco Perego
01 March 1979, Italian
Zoe Saldana’s Husband

Faith RinggoldFaith Ringgold
08 October 1930, American
Artist
Judy ChicagoJudy Chicago
20 July 1939, American
American artist

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

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Neo RauchNeo Rauch
18 April 1960, German
Painter
Csaba MarkusCsaba Markus
26 January 1953, American
Artist

Charlotte DeanCharlotte Dean
29 September 1982, American
Illustrator, Visual Artist
Signe HansenSigne Hansen
19 April 1995, Danish
Digital Artist

Kim SearsKim Sears
10 December 1987, British
Artist

Kelsey MontagueKelsey Montague
1985 AD, American
Mural Artist
Dan EstabrookDan Estabrook
1969 AD, American
Partner of Megan Boone

Darren Le GalloDarren Le Gallo
21 July 1974, German
Actor, Artist
Sibylle SzaggarsSibylle Szaggars
14 April 1957, German
Artist

Mamata BanerjeeMamata Banerjee
05 January 1955, Indian
Politician, Painter

Swizz BeatzSwizz Beatz
13 September 1978, American
Record producer, Entrepreneur, Painter, Rapper,

Jeff KoonsJeff Koons
21 January 1955, American
Sculptor, Painter

Takashi MurakamiTakashi Murakami
01 February 1962, Japanese
Sculptor, Painter, Artist, Film director
Larry D. AlexanderLarry D. Alexander
30 May 1953, American
Painter

Ariana RichardsAriana Richards
11 September 1979, American
Actress

Gerhard RichterGerhard Richter
09 February 1932, German
Painter, University teacher, Visual artist

Takeshi KitanoTakeshi Kitano
18 January 1947, Japanese
Film director, Actor, Painter, Owarai tarento,
Holly JohnsonHolly Johnson
09 February 1960, British
Singer, Writer, Artist, Guitarist, Painter

Fernando BoteroFernando Botero
19 April 1932, Colombian
painter, sculptor, artist
Anish KapoorAnish Kapoor
12 March 1954, Indian, British
Sculptor, Visual artist, Painter, Architect

Fernando AllendeFernando Allende
10 November 1952, Mexican
Film producer, Film director, Actor, Painter,

Françoise GilotFrançoise Gilot
26 November 1921, French, American
Painter, Choreographer, Model
Elke SommerElke Sommer
05 November 1940, German
Actor, Singer, Painter, Model, Musician

Jasper JohnsJasper Johns
15 May 1930, American
Painter, Sculptor, Costume designer
Julian SchnabelJulian Schnabel
26 October 1951, American
Film director, Screenwriter, Painter

Amanda LearAmanda Lear
18 November 1946, French
Painter, Singer, Actor, Model, Composer

Klaus VoormannKlaus Voormann
29 April 1938, German
Bassist, Painter, Actor, Graphic artist
Paloma PicassoPaloma Picasso
19 April 1949, Spanish, French
Entrepreneur, Choreographer, Painter, Jewellery

Kehinde WileyKehinde Wiley
1977 AD, American
painter
Alex RossAlex Ross
22 January 1970, American
Comics artist, Illustrator, Painter

Lawrence FerlinghettiLawrence Ferlinghetti
24 March 1919, American
Officer, Poet, Writer, Publisher, Painter,

Frieda HughesFrieda Hughes
01 April 1960, British
Painter, Poet, Writer, Children's writer

Yoshitaka AmanoYoshitaka Amano
26 March 1952, Japanese
Character designer, Sculptor, Illustrator, Artist,
Christiane KubrickChristiane Kubrick
10 May 1932, German
Actor, Singer, Painter
David ChoeDavid Choe
21 April 1976, American
Painter, Podcaster

Claes OldenburgClaes Oldenburg
28 January 1929, Swedish, American
Artist, Sculptor, Painter, Graphic artist

Frank StellaFrank Stella
12 May 1936, American
Painter, Sculptor

Wayne ThiebaudWayne Thiebaud
15 November 1920, American
Painter, University teacher, Artist
Alan BeanAlan Bean
15 March 1932, American
Officer, Test pilot, Astronaut, Painter, Aviator

Armin Mueller-StahlArmin Mueller-Stahl
17 December 1930, German, Russian
Television actor, Voice actor, Film director,

Sebastião SalgadoSebastião Salgado
08 February 1944, Brazilian
Photojournalist, Painter, Journalist

Jenny HolzerJenny Holzer
29 July 1950, American
Artist, Painter, Sculptor

Bridget RileyBridget Riley
24 April 1931, British
Painter
Anselm KieferAnselm Kiefer
08 March 1945, German
Painter, Sculptor

Ellsworth KellyEllsworth Kelly
31 May 1923, American
Sculptor, Painter, Artist
Peter GreenawayPeter Greenaway
05 April 1942, British
Theatre director, Film director, Writer,

Gerald ScarfeGerald Scarfe
01 June 1936, British
Caricaturist, Illustrator, Designer, Animator,

VissarionVissarion
14 January 1961, Russian
Painter
Richard SerraRichard Serra
02 November 1939, American
Sculptor, Painter

Romero BrittoRomero Britto
06 October 1963, Brazilian
Sculptor, Painter
Jill GibsonJill Gibson
18 June 1942, American
Painter, Photographer, Singer, Songwriter

William KentridgeWilliam Kentridge
28 April 1955, South African
Film director, Artist, Painter

Karel GottKarel Gott
14 July 1939, Czech
Singer, Painter

Richard PrinceRichard Prince
06 August 1949, American
Photographer, Painter
Jim MeskimenJim Meskimen
10 September 1959, American
Stand-up comedian, Actor, Film director, Film

Jack VettrianoJack Vettriano
17 November 1951, British
Painter
Robert IndianaRobert Indiana
13 September 1928, American
Costume designer, Painter, Sculptor, Postage stamp

Yelena YemchukYelena Yemchuk
22 April 1970, American
Painter, Photographer

Carolee SchneemannCarolee Schneemann
12 October 1939, American
Artist, Choreographer, Painter, University

Jenny SavilleJenny Saville
07 May 1970, British
painter
Jim DineJim Dine
16 June 1935, American
Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker