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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Chelsea College of Art and Design and be of some renown.

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

A factual list, featuring graduates like Ralph Fiennes and Alan Rickman.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Chelsea College of Art and Design?” and “Which celebrities are Chelsea College of Art and Design alumni?”

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Ralph Fiennes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, is an English actor. A noted Shakespeare interpreter, he first achieved success onstage at the Royal National Theatre. Fiennes' portrayal of Nazi war ...more

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Alan Rickman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Graphic Designer Alan Sidney Patrick Rickman is an English actor. Rickman is a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company in both modern and classical theatre productions. His breakout performance was as the ...more

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Richard Deacon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Sculptor, Artist Richard Deacon CBE is a British abstract sculptor, and a winner of the Turner Prize.

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Dirk Bogarde is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Novelist, Screenwriter, Actor Sir Dirk Bogarde was an English actor and writer. Initially a matinée idol in such films as Doctor in the House and other Rank Organisation pictures, Bogarde later acted in art-house ...more

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Georgina Chapman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Fashion designer, Businessperson, Model Georgina Rose Chapman is an English fashion designer and actress. Chapman, alongside Keren Craig, an actress and a former model, are the co-founders of fashion label Marchesa.

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Franko B is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Franko B Visual Artist Franko B is an Italian performance artist based in London. He studied fine art at Camberwell College of Arts, Chelsea College of Art and the Byam Shaw School of Art. His work was originally ...more

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Quentin Blake is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Illustrator, Novelist, Cartoonist Sir Quentin Saxby Blake, CBE, FCSD, FRSL, RDI is an English cartoonist, illustrator and children's writer. He may be known best for illustrating books written by Roald Dahl. For his lasting ...more

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John Berger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Painter, Poet, Novelist John Peter Berger is an English art critic, novelist, painter and poet. His novel G. won the 1972 Booker Prize, and his essay on art criticism Ways of Seeing, written as an accompaniment to a ...more

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Alexei Sayle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Comedian, Screenwriter, Author Alexei David Sayle is an English stand-up comedian, actor, author and former recording artist. He was a central part of the alternative comedy circuit in the early 1980s. He was voted the 18th ...more

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Fred Williams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Frederick Ronald Williams OBE was an Australian painter and printmaker. He was one of Australia’s most important artists, and one of the twentieth century’s major painters of the landscape. He ...more

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Chris Ofili is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Painter, Artist Christopher Ofili, known as Chris Ofili, is an English Turner Prize-winning painter who is best known for his paintings incorporating elephant dung. He was one of the Young British Artists. ...more

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Edward Burra is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Edward Burra was an English painter, draughtsman, and printmaker, best known for his depictions of the urban underworld, black culture and the Harlem scene of the 1930s.

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Patrick Caulfield is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Painter, Printmaker Patrick Joseph Caulfield, CBE, RA, was an English painter and printmaker known for his bold canvases, which often incorporated elements of photorealism within a pared-down scene. Examples of his ...more

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Gillian Wearing is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Artist, Film Director, Photographer Gillian Wearing is a film director.

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Mariko Mori is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Gravure idol, Model, Artist Mariko Mori is a contemporary Japanese video and photographic artist.

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Alison Jackson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Television director, Screenwriter, Artist Alison Jackson is an English artist known for her lookalike photographs of celebrities. She has won a BAFTA for BBC 2's series Doubletake. She has also had three collections of her photographic ...more

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Bill Woodrow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Sculptor Bill Woodrow RA, is a British sculptor.

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Squarepusher is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Musician, Composer Squarepusher is the principal pseudonym adopted by Tom Jenkinson, a UK-based recording artist. His compositions draw on a number of influences including drum and bass, acid house, jazz and ...more

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Mark Wallinger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Artist Mark Wallinger is a British artist, best known for his sculpture for the empty fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square, Ecce Homo, and State Britain, a recreation at Tate Britain of Brian Haw's ...more

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David Nash is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
David Nash, OBE RA is a British sculptor based in Blaenau Ffestiniog. Nash has worked worldwide with wood, trees and the natural environment.

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Maya Kulenovic is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Maya Kulenovic Artist Maya Kulenovic is a Canadian artist and painter. She lives and works in Toronto, Canada. She has been exhibiting nationally and internationally since 1993. She studied at Ontario College of Art ...more

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Paul Nash is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Paul Nash Paul Nash was a British surrealist painter and war artist, as well as a photographer, writer and designer of applied art. Nash was among the most important landscape artists of the first half of ...more

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Peter Doig is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Painter, Artist Peter Doig is a Scottish painter. One of the most renowned living figurative painters, he has settled in Trinidad since 2002. In 2007, his painting White Canoe sold at Sotheby's for $11.3 ...more

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Anish Kapoor is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Sculptor, Designer, Artist Sir Anish Kapoor, CBE RA is a British-Indian sculptor. Born in Bombay, Kapoor has lived and worked in London since the early 1970s when he moved to study art, first at the Hornsey College of Art ...more

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Leonora Carrington is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Painter, Writer, Artist Leonora Carrington OBE was a British-born Mexican artist, surrealist painter, and novelist. She lived most of her adult life in Mexico City, and was one of the last surviving participants in the ...more

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Steve McQueen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Video Artist, Film Producer, Screenwriter Steven Rodney "Steve" McQueen CBE is an English film director, producer, screenwriter, and video artist. For his 2013 film, 12 Years a Slave, a historical drama adaptation of an 1853 ...more

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Sue Coe is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Sue Coe Writer Sue Coe is an English artist and illustrator, working primarily in drawing and printmaking, often in the form of illustrated books and comics. She grew up close to a slaughterhouse and developed ...more

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Walter Thomas James Morgan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Walter Thomas James Morgan Chemist Walter Thomas James Morgan CBE FRS was a British biochemist noted for his work on the immunochemistry of Antigens and described as 'one of the pioneers of immunochemistry'.

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Kady MacDonald Denton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Illustrator, Writer Kady MacDonald Denton is a Canadian creator of children's books, primarily an illustrator of picture books. She observed in 2011 that "I'm in that quickly-shrinking group of illustrators ...more

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Julian Opie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Contemporary artist, Artist Julian Opie is a visual artist, and one of the New British Sculpture movement.

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Elisabeth Frink is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Elisabeth Frink Dame Elisabeth Jean Frink, CH, DBE, RA was an English sculptor and printmaker. Her Times obituary noted the three essential themes in her work as the nature of Man; the "horseness" of ...more

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Cathie Felstead is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Cathie Felstead Cathie Felstead, born 1954 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, in the UK, is an English illustrator. Felstead attended Chelsea School of Art, where she gained a BA in graphic design. She then ...more

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Hilda Woolnough is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Hilda Woolnough Hilda Mary Woolnough RCA, was an artist who exhibited in Europe, Asia, the Caribbean and North America. She lived in the artistic community of Breadalbane, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

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Rebecca Warren is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Sculptor, Artist Rebecca Warren RA is a British visual artist and sculptor. She is particularly well known for her works in clay and bronze and for her arranged vitrines. In 2006 Warren was a nominee for the ...more

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Margaret Calvert is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Margaret Calvert Margaret Calvert is a British typographer and graphic designer who, with colleague Jock Kinneir, designed many of the road signs used throughout the United Kingdom, as well as the Transport font ...more

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Bernard Taylor is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Novelist Bernard Taylor is a British author of horror, suspense and romantic fiction and of true-crime non-fiction. He has written several plays for the theatre, and has also written for television and ...more

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Helen Chadwick is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Artist Helen Clare Chadwick was an English conceptual artist.

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Alisha Sufit is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Alisha Sufit Singer Alisha Sufit of an English mother and Polish Jewish father, is best known as the singer-songwriter with the 1970s band Magic Carpet. She is also a visual artist, poet and author.

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John Latham is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
John Latham Artist, Film Director John Aubrey Clarendon Latham, was a Zambia-born, British conceptual artist.

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Rezia Wahid is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Rezia Wahid Rezia Wahid, MBE is an award-winning Bangladeshi-born British textile artist. Her work has been exhibited both in the United Kingdom and abroad.

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Carel Weight is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Carel Weight Carel Victor Morlais Weight was an English painter. Weight was born in Paddington in 1908. He studied at the Hammersmith School of Art and Goldsmiths College. His first solo exhibition was held ...more

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Stuart Croft is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Stuart Croft Stuart Croft was a British artist and filmmaker. He studied at Newcastle Polytechnic, the National College of Art and Design, and Chelsea College of Art, graduating with an MA in 1998. His work ...more

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Michael Rothenstein is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Michael Rothenstein William Michael Rothenstein RA was an English printmaker, painter and art teacher.

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Peter Peri is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Peter Peri Peter Peri is an artist living and working in London. Peri was born in London. He studied at Chelsea College of Art, London and graduated from the MA programme in 2003. He made his debut in 2003 ...more

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Prunella Clough is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Prunella Clough Prunella Clough was a prominent British artist. "Her subjects are closely observed details and scenes from the landscape. The images are combined and filtered through memory, and evolve ...more

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Laura Ford is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Laura Ford Laura Ford is a British sculptor.

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Anne Madden is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Anne Madden Anne Madden is an English-born painter, who is well known in both Ireland and France where she has divided her time for the past forty years.

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Shirazeh Houshiary is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Shirazeh Houshiary Sculptor, Installation Artist Shirazeh Houshiary is an Iranian installation artist and sculptor. She is a former Turner Prize nominee, and lives and works in London.

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Keren Craig is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Keren Craig Keren Craig is an English fashion designer. Craig, alongside Georgina Chapman are the co-founders of the fashion label Marchesa. As teenagers, Craig met future partner Georgina Chapman while ...more

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Rupert Norfolk is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Chelsea College Of Art And Design Alumni
Rupert Norfolk Rupert Norfolk is an artist based in London. His work is mainly sculptural and includes elements of trompe l’oeil which attempts to confuse the eye with the appearance of familiar objects.