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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 Amon ...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. In a second career, Bogarde wrote ...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