List of famous female sculptors, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female sculptors list contains the most prominent and top females known for being sculptors. There are thousand of females working as sculptors in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic sculptors have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a sculptor then the people below should give you inspiration.
List people include Myra Musselman Carr, Teresita Fernandez and many additional people as well.While this isn't a list of all female sculptors, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female sculptors?" and "Who are the best female sculptors?"
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 structures which resulted in her being nicknamed the Spiderwoman. Her largest spider sculpture titled Maman stands at over ...more
Age: Died at 99 (1911-2010)
Birthplace: Paris, France
Profession: Sculptor, Painter, Artistsee more on Louise Bourgeois
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 hostess, who was born into the wealthy Vanderbilt family and married into the Whitney family. ...more
Age: Died at 67 (1875-1942)
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
Profession: Sculptor, Sculpture, Art collectorsee more on Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney