America, the land of opportunities, has been the mecca of world power. Its nationals have made the country rank in the top spot in all the fields, be it science and technology or discovery and invention, leaders and revolutionaries or military and services, journalism and philosophy or activists and academicians. And in the field of art too, America ranks amongst the world leaders. Painting, sculpting, illustrating, photography, ceramics, assemblage painting, pottery - Americans have made their worth count in every form of art. Decade after decade, the country has given the world some of the world-class artists who have redefined the field of art through their exemplary work and talent. Historically, American artists have succeeded in installing a unique style or character into their work, thus changing the panorama of the world of art completely. The overwhelming beauty of their canvases has left a lasting imprint on the minds of millions of people around the globe. What’s more, their exquisite art has deeply influenced future generations of artists who have equivalently produced some of the world-class works. With this section, find out in details about the life and works of famous American artists. The magnificence and splendour of their works is sure to leave you spellbound!
Matthew Gray GublerMatthew Gray Gubler
09 March 1980
Actor, Director, Model, Painter
Susan MikulaSusan Mikula
1958 AD
Photographer, Rachel Maddow’s Partner

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

Stephen HillenburgStephen Hillenburg
21 August 1961
Animator

Jackson PollockJackson Pollock
28 January 1912
Painter

Charles M. Schulz Charles M. Schulz
26 November 1922
 
Leslie StefansonLeslie Stefanson
10 May 1971
Actress, Model, Artist, Sculptor

Georgia O'KeeffeGeorgia O'Keeffe
15 November 1887
Artist

Gary BurghoffGary Burghoff
24 May 1943
Actor
Norman RockwellNorman Rockwell
03 February 1894
Painter & Illustrator

Tom FrancoTom Franco
14 April 1980
Actor
Edie SedgwickEdie Sedgwick
20 April 1943
Actress, Model

Martin MullMartin Mull
18 August 1943
Actor

Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
28 July 1887
Artist

Mark RothkoMark Rothko
25 September 1903
Painter

Roy LichtensteinRoy Lichtenstein
27 October 1923
Painter, Sculptor
Edward HopperEdward Hopper
22 July 1882
Painter

Samuel MorseSamuel Morse
27 April 1791
Painter

Thomas McDonellThomas McDonell
02 May 1986
Actor

Robert CrumbRobert Crumb
30 August 1943
Cartoonist
Margaret KeaneMargaret Keane
15 September 1927
Painter

Buck TaylorBuck Taylor
13 May 1938
Actor
Andrew WyethAndrew Wyeth
12 July 1917
 

Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
22 February 1925
 

Maya LinMaya Lin
05 October 1959
Designer
Robert RauschenbergRobert Rauschenberg
22 October 1925
painter

Barbara KrugerBarbara Kruger
26 January 1945
Conceptual Artist
Mary CassattMary Cassatt
22 May 1844
Painter

John James AudubonJohn James Audubon
26 April 1785
Naturalist, Painter, Ornithologist

Paul RandPaul Rand
15 August 1914
Graphic Designer & Art Director
Dale ChihulyDale Chihuly
20 September 1941
Glass Sculptor

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Cy TwomblyCy Twombly
25 April 1928
Praemium Imperiale
Chuck CloseChuck Close
05 July 1940
Painter

Alex GreyAlex Grey
29 November 1953
American artist

Thomas ColeThomas Cole
01 February 1801
Painter
Louis Comfort TiffanyLouis Comfort Tiffany
18 February 1848
Artist
Peter MaxPeter Max
19 October 1937
American artist

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton
15 April 1889
Painter

Dan EstabrookDan Estabrook
1969 AD
Megan Boone's Partner

Lisa HanawaltLisa Hanawalt
19 June 1983
Cartoonists
Faith RinggoldFaith Ringgold
08 October 1930
Artist

Henry Ossawa TannerHenry Ossawa Tanner
21 June 1859
 

Romare BeardenRomare Bearden
02 September 1911
Artist

Thomas EakinsThomas Eakins
25 July 1844
Painter

Arshile GorkyArshile Gorky
15 April 1904
Abstract Painter
Judy ChicagoJudy Chicago
20 July 1939
American artist

Boris VallejoBoris Vallejo
08 January 1941
Painter
John BaldessariJohn Baldessari
07 June 1931
 

John Singleton CopleyJohn Singleton Copley
1738 AD
Anglo-American painter

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
24 January 1915
Abstract Painter
Ad ReinhardtAd Reinhardt
24 December 1913
Abstract Painter

Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland
10 April 1924
Abstract Painter
Milton AveryMilton Avery
07 March 1885
Painter

Charles AlstonCharles Alston
28 November 1907
Painter, Sculptor, Artist, Muralist, Teacher

Kelsey MontagueKelsey Montague
1985 AD
Mural Artist

John AltoonJohn Altoon
05 November 1925
Painter

Csaba MarkusCsaba Markus
26 January 1953
Artist
Daniel SternDaniel Stern
28 August 1957
Actor

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

Fred GwynneFred Gwynne
30 June 1926
Actor

Larry D. AlexanderLarry D. Alexander
30 May 1953
Painter
Patrisse CullorsPatrisse Cullors
20 June 1983
Artist

Heather McCartneyHeather McCartney
31 December 1962
Artist
Kristin NelsonKristin Nelson
25 June 1945
Actor, Artist, Television actor

Cherie CurrieCherie Currie
30 November 1959
Actor, Singer, Wood carver, Musician, Songwriter,

Thomas KinkadeThomas Kinkade
19 January 1958
Painter, Artist
Lou PearlmanLou Pearlman
19 June 1954
Manager, Record producer, Composer

Gus Van SantGus Van Sant
24 July 1952
Film Director
Miranda JulyMiranda July
15 February 1974
Actress

Kari ByronKari Byron
18 December 1974
Television presenter, Artist

Jeff KoonsJeff Koons
21 January 1955
Sculptor, Painter
Charles AddamsCharles Addams
07 January 1912
Draughtsperson, Illustrator, Artist, Painter,

Robert De Niro, Sr.Robert De Niro, Sr.
03 May 1922
 
Pendleton WardPendleton Ward
08 July 1982
Television producer, Animator, Screenwriter

Heather HunterHeather Hunter
01 October 1969
Actress

John McCrackenJohn McCracken
09 December 1934
Artist

Akiane KramarikAkiane Kramarik
09 July 1994
 
Diva ZappaDiva Zappa
30 July 1979
Actress
Cindy ShermanCindy Sherman
19 January 1954
Photographer, Film director

Ami JamesAmi James
06 April 1972
Tattoo artist

Rick DerringerRick Derringer
05 August 1947
Singer, Artist, Composer, Guitarist

Grant WoodGrant Wood
13 February 1891
American painter
Doctor DréDoctor Dré
05 December 1963
Actor, Television presenter, Screenwriter, Film

Carmine GiovinazzoCarmine Giovinazzo
24 August 1973
Actor

Sandra KnightSandra Knight
01 January 1940
Actress

Lou RomanoLou Romano
15 April 1972
Designer, Scenographer, Voice actor, Animator

Matthew BarneyMatthew Barney
25 March 1967
Artist, Sculptor, Screenwriter
Mr. LawrenceMr. Lawrence
01 January 1969
Voice actor, Screenwriter, Comedian, Animator,

Françoise GilotFrançoise Gilot
26 November 1921
Painter, Choreographer, Model
Virginia AdmiralVirginia Admiral
04 February 1915
Painter

Allisyn Ashley ArmAllisyn Ashley Arm
25 April 1996
Actress
David LaChapelleDavid LaChapelle
11 March 1963
Photographer
Chris MetzenChris Metzen
22 November 1973
Artist, Comics artist, Novelist, Writer,