Famous People From Switzerland
Find out more about the greatest Swiss Painters, including Le Corbusier, H. R. Giger, Hermann Hesse, René Auberjonois and Paul Klee.
H. R. GigerH. R. Giger
05 February 1940
Painter
Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
06 October 1887
Architect

Hermann HesseHermann Hesse
02 July 1877
Poet

Paul KleePaul Klee
18 December 1879
Painter

Marie TussaudMarie Tussaud
01 December 1761
Artist

Alberto GiacomettiAlberto Giacometti
10 October 1901
Sculptor,Painter
Albert AnkerAlbert Anker
01 April 1831
Painter

Cuno AmietCuno Amiet
28 March 1868
Painter, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor

René AuberjonoisRené Auberjonois
18 August 1872
Painter
Henry FuseliHenry Fuseli
07 February 1741
Writer

Arnold BöcklinArnold Böcklin
16 October 1827
Painter, Sculptor, University teacher, Graphic
Félix VallottonFélix Vallotton
28 December 1865
Painter, Artist, Sculptor, Engraver, Art critic

Johannes IttenJohannes Itten
11 November 1888
Painter, Writer

Angelica KauffmanAngelica Kauffman
30 October 1741
Painter

Max BillMax Bill
22 December 1908
Architect, Painter, Sculptor, Graphic designer,

Jean TinguelyJean Tinguely
22 May 1925
sculptor, painter edit
Théophile SteinlenThéophile Steinlen
10 November 1859
Painter, Illustrator, Poster artist, Sculptor,

Adolf WölfliAdolf Wölfli
 

Sophie Taeuber-ArpSophie Taeuber-Arp
19 January 1889
Painter, Sculptor, Architect

Méret OppenheimMéret Oppenheim
06 October 1913
Photographer, Writer, Painter, Model, Visual
Ferdinand HodlerFerdinand Hodler
14 March 1853
Painter, University teacher

Jean-Étienne LiotardJean-Étienne Liotard
22 December 1702
Painter
Matthäus MerianMatthäus Merian
22 September 1593
Engraver

Giovanni SegantiniGiovanni Segantini
15 January 1858
Painter

Daniel SpoerriDaniel Spoerri
27 March 1930
Painter, Choreographer, University teacher
Urs FischerUrs Fischer
02 May 1973
Sculptor, Painter

Marianne von WerefkinMarianne von Werefkin
10 September 1860
Painter
Karl BodmerKarl Bodmer
11 February 1809
painter, photographer

Eugène GrassetEugène Grasset
 

Anton GraffAnton Graff
18 November 1736
Artist
Jost AmmanJost Amman
13 June 1539
Artist

Continue Reading Below
Urs GrafUrs Graf
1485 AD
Painter
Hans ErniHans Erni
21 February 1909
Swiss artist

Florence HenriFlorence Henri
28 June 1893
Artist

Salomon GessnerSalomon Gessner
01 April 1730
Painter

Niklaus Manuel DeutschNiklaus Manuel Deutsch
1484 AD
Artist
Franz Anton BustelliFranz Anton Bustelli
12 April 1723
Sculptor
Jean PetitotJean Petitot
12 July 1607
Painter

Albert SteffenAlbert Steffen
10 December 1884
Poet

Hans AeschbacherHans Aeschbacher
18 January 1906
Sculptor

Rudolf StüssiRudolf Stüssi
1947 AD
Artist
Hans Conrad Escher von der LinthHans Conrad Escher von der Linth
24 August 1767
Scientist