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List of the most popular artists from United States, listed alphabetically with photos when available. For centuries artists have been among the world's most important people, helping chronicle history and keep us entertained with one of the earliest forms of entertainment. Whether they're known for painting, sculpting, etching or drawing, the famous American artists on this list have kept that tradition alive by creating renowned pieces of art that have been praised around the world. You can find useful information below about these notable American artists, such as when they were born and where their place of birth was.

Artists include everyone from Pietro Pezzati to Linda McCartney.

This list answers the questions, "Which famous artists are from United States?" and "Who are the most well-known American artists?"

For further information on these historic American artists, click on their names. If you're a fine art lover use this list of celebrated American artists to discover some new paintings that you will enjoy.

Aberjhani is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Artists from United States
The Winged Heart of Valentine's Brilliant Desires, Bright Skylark Literary Productions Born in the United States, Aberjhani was educated at several American colleges according to his posted CVs and served in the U.S. Air Force and Reserves for almost a decade. His writing career ...more

Katey Sagal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Catherine Louise "Katey" Sagal is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She is best known for her role as Peggy Bundy, Al's sarcastic, lazy, bon-bon-eating wife, on Married... ...more

Linda McCartney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Wings at the Speed of Sound Linda Louise, Lady McCartney was an American musician, photographer and animal rights activist, and was married to Paul McCartney, of the Beatles. In 1969, Paul McCartney married Linda Eastman, ...more

Erwin Panofsky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Erwin Panofsky was a German art historian. His academic career was pursued mostly in the U.S. after the rise of the Nazi regime. Panofsky's work remains highly influential in the modern academic ...more

R. Luke DuBois is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Roger Luke DuBois is an American composer, performer, conceptual new media artist, programmer, record producer and pedagogue based in New York City.

Dame Darcy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Dame Darcy is an alternative cartoonist. Her comic book, Meat Cake, has been published by Fantagraphics since 1993. Darcy has also released several graphic novels, Frightful Fairytales, Dame ...more

Mathieu Bauer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Mathieu Bauer Mathieu Bauer is an American painter, sculptor and musician. His artwork has been used by other musicians for CDs and promotional art; most notably the cover to the German synthpop/futurepop ...more

Jim Copp & Ed Brown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Jim Copp & Ed Brown Jim Copp and Ed Brown, also known as Copp and Brown, recorded and released nine albums of stories and songs for children between 1958 and 1971. Jim Copp wrote all of the stories and songs, and ...more

Pietro Pezzati is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Pietro Pezzati

Jon Schueler chronology is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Artists from United States
Jon Schueler chronology