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List of famous Art Deco artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Art Deco movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. You might also be interested in famous pointillism artists and famous art nouveau artists. These notable Art Deco period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below.

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Marcel Janco is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Marcel Janco was a Romanian and Israeli visual artist, architect and art theorist. He was the co-inventor of Dadaism and a leading exponent of Constructivism in Eastern Europe. In the 1910s, he co-edited, with Ion Vinea and Tristan Tzara, the Romanian art magazine Simbolul. Janco was a practitioner ...more

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Artworks: Composition with Red Arrow

Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania

Associated periods or movements: Art Nouveau, Post-Impressionism, Dada, Art Deco Cubism, + more

Nationality: Israel, Romania

Art Forms: Collage, Fresco, Relief, Ceramic art Painting, + more

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Romain de Tirtoff is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Romain de Tirtoff was a Russian-born French artist and designer known by the pseudonym Erté, from the French pronunciation of his initials. He was a diversely talented 20th-century artist and designer who flourished in an array of fields, including fashion, jewellery, graphic arts, costume and set ...more

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Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Associated periods or movements: Art Deco

Nationality: France, Russia

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Herman Sachs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Herman Sachs was an artist and art educator, active in Germany and the United States during the first half of the 20th century. ...more

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Birthplace: Bacău, Nord-Est, Romania

Associated periods or movements: German Expressionism, Art Deco

Nationality: Germany, Romania

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Santiago Martínez Delgado is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Santiago Martínez Delgado


Santiago Martínez Delgado was a Colombian painter, sculptor, art historian and writer. He established a reputation as a prominent muralist during the 1940s and is also known for his watercolors, oil paintings, illustrations and woodcarvings. Martínez attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts under ...more

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Artworks: A Century of Colombian Evolution

Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia

Associated periods or movements: Art Deco

Nationality: Colombia

Art Forms: Painting

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Louis Lozowick is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Louis Lozowick was an American painter and printmaker. He was born in the Russian Empire, came to the United States in 1906, and died in New Jersey in 1973. He is recognized as an Art Deco and Precisionist artist, and mainly produced streamline, urban-inspired monochromatic lithographs in a career ...more

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Birthplace: Ukraine

Associated periods or movements: Art Deco, Social realism

Art Forms: Painting, Printmaking

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Joseph-Émile Brunet is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Joseph-Émile Brunet


Joseph-Émile Brunet was a Canadian sculptor based in Quebec. His output includes more than 200 monuments in bronze. Many of his sculptures depict national figures and events in Canada. He was born in Huntingdon, Quebec in 1899. He was educated at archbishop school, the Art Institute of Chicago, and ...more

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Artworks: Statue of Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Colonel By Statue

Birthplace: Huntingdon, Canada

Associated periods or movements: Art Deco

Nationality: Canada

Art Forms: Sculpture

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Lee Lawrie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Lee Oscar Lawrie was one of the United States' foremost architectural sculptors and a key figure in the American art scene preceding World War II. Over his long career of more than 300 commissions Lawrie's style evolved through Modern Gothic, to Beaux-Arts Classicism and finally into Moderne or Art ...more

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Artworks: Atlas

Birthplace: Neukölln, Germany

Associated periods or movements: Art Deco

Nationality: United States of America, Germany

Art Forms: Sculpture

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Charles Catteau is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Art Deco Artists
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Charles Catteau


Charles Catteau was a French Art Déco industrial designer. ...more

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Birthplace: Douai, France

Associated periods or movements: Art Deco

Nationality: France

Art Forms: Ceramic art

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