List of famous American artists with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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!
Andy WarholAndy Warhol

06 August 1928

Jean-Michel BasquiatJean-Michel Basquiat

22 December 1960

Matthew Gray GublerMatthew Gray Gubler

09 March 1980

Gloria VanderbiltGloria Vanderbilt

20 February 1924

John LeguizamoJohn Leguizamo

22 July 1964

Jackson PollockJackson Pollock

28 January 1912

Georgia O'KeeffeGeorgia O'Keeffe

15 November 1887

Margaret KeaneMargaret Keane

15 September 1927

Mark RothkoMark Rothko

25 September 1903

Edie SedgwickEdie Sedgwick

20 April 1943

Leslie StefansonLeslie Stefanson

10 May 1971

Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp

28 July 1887

Norman RockwellNorman Rockwell

03 February 1894

Roy LichtensteinRoy Lichtenstein

27 October 1923

Dale ChihulyDale Chihuly

20 September 1941

Edward HopperEdward Hopper

22 July 1882

Charles M. Schulz Charles M. Schulz

26 November 1922

Shepard FaireyShepard Fairey

15 February 1970

Robert CrumbRobert Crumb

30 August 1943

Maya LinMaya Lin

05 October 1959

Andrew WyethAndrew Wyeth

12 July 1917

Samuel MorseSamuel Morse

27 April 1791

Mary CassattMary Cassatt

22 May 1844

Robert RauschenbergRobert Rauschenberg

22 October 1925

John James AudubonJohn James Audubon

26 April 1785

Barbara KrugerBarbara Kruger

26 January 1945

Edward GoreyEdward Gorey

22 February 1925

Chuck CloseChuck Close

05 July 1940

Alex GreyAlex Grey

29 November 1953

Peter MaxPeter Max

19 October 1937

Cy TwomblyCy Twombly

25 April 1928

Paul RandPaul Rand

15 August 1914

Thomas EakinsThomas Eakins

25 July 1844

Arshile GorkyArshile Gorky

15 April 1904

Boris VallejoBoris Vallejo

08 January 1941

Judy ChicagoJudy Chicago

20 July 1939

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell

24 January 1915

John BaldessariJohn Baldessari

07 June 1931

Faith RinggoldFaith Ringgold

08 October 1930

Ad ReinhardtAd Reinhardt

24 December 1913

Milton AveryMilton Avery

07 March 1885

Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland

10 April 1924

Charles AlstonCharles Alston

28 November 1907

Csaba MarkusCsaba Markus

26 January 1953

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton

15 April 1889

John AltoonJohn Altoon

05 November 1925

Bob RossBob Ross

29 October 1942

Françoise GilotFrançoise Gilot

26 November 1921

Tasya van ReeTasya van Ree

30 April 1976

Swizz BeatzSwizz Beatz

13 September 1978

Devon AokiDevon Aoki

10 August 1982

Heather McCartneyHeather McCartney

31 December 1962

Kristin NelsonKristin Nelson

25 June 1945

David ChoeDavid Choe

21 April 1976

Larry D. AlexanderLarry D. Alexander

30 May 1953

John Singer SargentJohn Singer Sargent

12 January 1856

George DiCaprioGeorge DiCaprio

30 November 1943

Thomas KinkadeThomas Kinkade

19 January 1958

Kevyn AucoinKevyn Aucoin

14 February 1962

Charles PonziCharles Ponzi

03 March 1882

Kari ByronKari Byron

18 December 1974

Jeff KoonsJeff Koons

21 January 1955

Steven Jay RussellSteven Jay Russell

14 September 1957

Stanford WhiteStanford White

09 November 1853

Tim ArmstrongTim Armstrong

25 November 1965

Cherie CurrieCherie Currie

30 November 1959

Jim LeeJim Lee

11 August 1964

Lou PearlmanLou Pearlman

19 June 1954

David LaChapelleDavid LaChapelle

11 March 1963

Willem de KooningWillem de Kooning

24 April 1904

Rick DerringerRick Derringer

05 August 1947

Bobbi BrownBobbi Brown

14 April 1957

Lou RomanoLou Romano

15 April 1972

Alexander CalderAlexander Calder

22 July 1898

Pendleton WardPendleton Ward

08 July 1982

Lillian DisneyLillian Disney

15 February 1899

Grant WoodGrant Wood

13 February 1891