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List of famous alumni from Alberta College of Art and Design, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Alberta College of Art and Design include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Alberta College of Art and Design alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Alberta College of Art and Design are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Alberta College of Art and Design.

Items on this list include Joni Mitchell and John Byrne.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Alberta College of Art and Design?” and “Which celebrities are Alberta College of Art and Design alumni?”
Joni Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Alberta College Of Art And Design Alumni
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Roberta Joan "Joni" Mitchell, CC, is a Canadian singer-songwriter and painter. Mitchell began singing in small nightclubs in Saskatchewan and Western Canada and then busking in the streets and dives of Toronto. In 1965, she moved to the United States and began touring. Some of her original songs were covered by folk singers, allowing her to sign with Reprise Records and record her own debut album in 1968. Settling in Southern California, Mitchell, with popular songs like "Big Yellow Taxi" and "Woodstock", helped define an era and a generation. Her 1971 recording Blue was rated the 30th best album ever made in Rolling Stone's list of the "500 Greatest Albums of All Time". Mitchell switched ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: Fort Macleod, Canada

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John Byrne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Alberta College Of Art And Design Alumni
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John Lindley Byrne is a British-born American comic-book writer and artist. Since the mid-1970s, Byrne has worked on many major American superheroes. Byrne's better-known work has been on Marvel Comics’ X-Men and Fantastic Four and the 1986 relaunch of DC Comics’ Superman franchise, the first issue of which featured comics' first variant cover. Coming into the comics profession exclusively as a penciler, Byrne began co-plotting the X-Men comics during his tenure on them, and launched his writing career in earnest with Fantastic Four. During the 1990s he produced a number of creator-owned works, including Next Men and Danger Unlimited. He scripted the first issues of Mike Mignola's Hellboy ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 67

Birthplace: West Bromwich, United Kingdom

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Tim Okamura is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Alberta College Of Art And Design Alumni
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Tim Okamura


Tim Okamura is a contemporary Canadian painter known for his depiction of African-American and minority subjects in urban settings, and his combination of graffiti and realism. His work has been featured in several major motion pictures and in London's National Portrait Gallery. He was also one of several artists to be shortlisted in 2006 for a proposed portrait of Queen Elizabeth of England. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 50

Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

Alex Janvier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Alberta College Of Art And Design Alumni
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Alex Janvier


Alex Janvier, AOE is a Native Canadian artist. As a member of the commonly referred to “Indian Group of Seven”, Janvier is a pioneer of contemporary Canadian aboriginal art in Canada. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 83

Birthplace: Alberta, Canada