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List of famous alumni from Art Students League of New York, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Art Students League of New York include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Art Students League of New York alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Art Students League of New York 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 Art Students League of New York.

The list you're viewing has a variety of graduates, like Gene Hackman and Claudette Colbert, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Art Students League of New York?” and “Which celebrities are Art Students League of New York alumni?”

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Georgia O'Keeffe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Artist
Georgia Totto O'Keeffe was an American artist. Born near Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, O'Keeffe first came to the attention of the New York art community in 1916. She is best known for her paintings ...more

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Jackson Pollock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Artist
Paul Jackson Pollock, known as Jackson Pollock, was an influential American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. He was well known for his unique style of drip ...more

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Jared French is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Jared French was an American painter who specialized in the medium of egg tempera. He was one of the artists attributed to the style of art known as magic realism. Other artists of this movement ...more

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Claudette Colbert is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Comedian, Actor, Singer
Claudette Colbert was a French-born American actress, and a leading lady for two decades. Colbert began her career in Broadway productions during the 1920s, progressing to film with the advent ...more

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Peter Max is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Graphic Designer, Artist
Peter Max is a German-born American illustrator and graphic artist, known for the use of psychedelic shapes and color palettes as well as spectra in his work. At first, works in this style ...more

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Robert Rauschenberg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Painter, Graphic Artist, Artist
Robert Rauschenberg did not originally set out to become an artist. Born in Texas in the 1920s, Rauschenberg grew up in a fairly strict and frugal Christian household. As a teenager, he hoped to ...more

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Norman Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Artist
Norman Percevel Rockwell was a 20th-century American painter and illustrator. His works enjoy a broad popular appeal in the United States for their reflection of American culture. Rockwell is ...more

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Frederic Remington is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Writer, Artist
Frederic Sackrider Remington was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the Old American West, specifically concentrating on the last quarter of ...more

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Marsden Hartley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Painter, Artist
Marsden Hartley was an American Modernist painter, poet, and essayist.

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James Montgomery Flagg is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Illustrator, Cartoonist, Artist
James Montgomery Flagg was an American artist and illustrator. He worked in media ranging from fine art painting to cartooning, but is best remembered for his political posters.

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Paul Cadmus is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Artist
Paul Cadmus was an American artist. He is best known for his paintings and drawings of nude male figures. His works combined elements of eroticism and social critique to produce a style often ...more

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Dean Cornwell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Dean Cornwell was an American illustrator and muralist. His oil paintings were frequently featured in popular magazines and books as literary illustrations, advertisements, and posters promoting ...more

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Gene Hackman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Novelist, Film Producer, Author
Eugene "Gene" Allen Hackman is an American actor and novelist. In a career spanning five decades, Hackman has been nominated for five Academy Awards, winning two, including best actor ...more

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Gloria Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Fashion designer, Socialite, Designer
Gloria Laura Vanderbilt is an American artist, author, actress, heiress and socialite, noted as an early developer of designer blue jeans. She is a member of the Vanderbilt family of New York ...more

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Cedric Gibbons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Set Decorator, Film Art Director, Production Designer
Austin Cedric Gibbons was an Irish art director and production designer for the film industry. He also made a significant contribution to motion picture theater architecture from the 1930s to ...more

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Walter Lantz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cartoonist
Walter Benjamin Lantz was an American cartoonist, animator, film producer, and director, best known for founding Walter Lantz Productions and creating Woody Woodpecker.

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Louise Bourgeois is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Sculptor, Painter, Artist
Louise Joséphine Bourgeois, was a French-American artist and sculptor. She was an influential figure in modern and contemporary art, and among her works of art were large spider ...more

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Charles Dana Gibson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Cartoonist, Artist
Charles Dana Gibson was an American graphic artist, best known for his creation of the Gibson Girl, an iconic representation of the beautiful and independent American woman at the turn of the ...more

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Paul Rand is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Designer, Graphic Designer
Paul Rand was an American art director and graphic designer, best known for his corporate logo designs, including the logos for IBM, UPS, Enron, Morningstar, Inc., Westinghouse, ABC, and Steve ...more

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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Sculptor, Sculpture, Art collector
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney was an American sculptor, art patron and collector, and founder in 1931 of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. She was a prominent social figure and ...more

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Al Hirschfeld is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Painter, Caricaturist, Artist
Albert "Al" Hirschfeld was an American caricaturist best known for his black and white portraits of celebrities and Broadway stars.

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Seymour Fogel is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Muralist, Sculptor, Painter
Seymour Fogel was an American artist whose artistic output included social realist art early in the century, abstract art and expressionist art at mid-century, and transcendental art late in the ...more

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Andrew Dasburg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Painter, Artist
Andrew Michael Dasburg was an American modernist painter and "one of America's leading early exponents of cubism".

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Roy Lichtenstein is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Sculptor, Painter, Artist
Roy Fox Lichtenstein was an American pop artist. During the 1960s, along with Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, and James Rosenquist among others, he became a leading figure in the new art movement. ...more

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Peter Hyams is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Art Students League Of New York Alumni
Journalist, Musician, Film Producer
Peter Hyams is an American director, screenwriter and cinematographer, probably best known for directing the 1981 science fiction thriller Outland, Capricorn One, 2010, the action/comedy Running ...more