Famous Street Artists, Ranked Artists

Famous Street Artists, Ranked

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List of famous Street art artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Street art movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Street art period artists are organized by popularity, so the best artists are at the top of the list. If you think the best Street art artist isn't as high as they should be then be sure to give them an upvote.

Shepard Fairey and Banksy are included in this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Street art artists?" and "Who are the best Street art artists?"

Almost every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You're able to copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use on a regular basis. (10 items)


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    Jacques Rosas Added by: JacquesRosas

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    • Birthplace: Tavelsjö, Sweden
    • Associated periods or movements: Street Art
    • Nationality: Swedish
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    Banksy is a pseudonymous English graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a distinctive stencilling technique. His works of political and social commentary have been featured on ...more

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    • Birthplace: Bristol, England
    • Associated periods or movements: Graffiti, Street art
    • Nationality: United Kingdom, England
    • Art Forms: Sculpture, Mural, Printmaking
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    Neck Face

    Neck Face
    Photo: Jen Gallardo

    Neck Face is an anonymous graffiti artist. He is known for his frightening drawing style and humorous writings.more

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    • Birthplace: Stockton, California, United States of America
    • Associated periods or movements: Graffiti, Street art
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    John Fekner is an innovative multidisciplinary artist who created hundreds of environmental and conceptual outdoor works consisting of stenciled words, symbols, dates and icons spray painted in New York, Sweden, Canada, England and Germany in the 1970s and 1980s. A seminal figure in the Street Art ...more

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    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Associated periods or movements: Graffiti, Street art
    • Nationality: United States of America
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    Shepard Fairey
    Photo: Freebase/CC-BY

    Shepard Fairey is a skateboarder, graphic artist and illustrator.more

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    • Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    • Associated periods or movements: Graffiti, Street art
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Screen-print, Painting, Printmaking
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    Morley

    Morley
    Photo: Freebase/CC-BY

    Morley is a street artist based in Los Angeles, California. He specializes in wheatpaste prints that feature bold text and an image of the artist drawing the words with a Sharpie marker. Morley has indicated that he studied at The School of Visual Arts in New York. In 2011 his work caught the eye of ...more

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    • Birthplace: United States of America
    • Associated periods or movements: Street art
    • Nationality: United States of America
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    Anthony Lister
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    Anthony Lister is an Australian-born painter and Installation artist. He has had solo exhibitions across Australia, United States, Europe and UK. He is notable within the Lowbrow and has been featured on Juxtapoz.com and FecalFace.com and WoosterCollective.com. He currently resides in Sydney, Australia.more

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    • Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia
    • Associated periods or movements: Street art
    • Nationality: Australia
    • Art Forms: Painting, Printmaking, Drawing
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    Dave Warnke
    Photo: Steve Rhodes

    Dave Warnke is an artist and arts educator whose stickers and posters can be found in the streets throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.more

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    • Associated periods or movements: Street art
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    Ego Leonard

    Ego Leonard is a Dutch painter and sculptor, and possibly an anonymous guerrilla artist, whose works prominently feature outsized Lego figures. Sometimes the name also is applied to sculpture, apparently made by Leonard, which have been found on beaches at various locations in the world since the late ...more

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    • Associated periods or movements: Street art
    • Art Forms: Painting
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