READ Famous Herron School Of Art Alumni

1.9k views 10 items

List Rules People on this list must have gone to Herron School of Art and be of some renown.

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

A factual list, featuring graduates like Bill Peet and Norman Bridwell.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Herron School of Art?” and “Which celebrities are Herron School of Art alumni?”
Robert Indiana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Herron School Of Art Alumni
Photo: Metaweb (FB)/CC-BY-2.5

Robert Indiana, born Robert Clark, is an American artist associated with the pop art movement. His "LOVE" print, first created for the Museum of Modern Art's Christmas card in 1965, was the basis for the widely distributed 1973 United States Postal Service "LOVE" stamp. His media include paper and Cor-ten steel sculpture. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 90

Birthplace: New Castle, Indiana, United States of America

see more on Robert Indiana
Vija Celmins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Herron School Of Art Alumni
Photo: Vija Celmins/Pinterest

Vija Celmins is an important Latvian-American visual artist best known for photo-realistic paintings and drawings of natural environments and phenomena such as the ocean, spider webs, star fields, and rocks. Her earlier work included pop sculptures and monochromatic representational paintings. Based in New York City, she has been the subject of over forty solo exhibitions since 1965, and major retrospectives at the Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, and Centre Pompidou, Paris. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 80

Birthplace: Riga, Latvia

see more on Vija Celmins
Hale Woodruff is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Herron School Of Art Alumni
Photo: Metaweb (FB)/Public domain
Hale Woodruff

Hale Aspacio Woodruff was an African-American artist known for his murals, paintings, and prints. He sought to express his sense of heritage in abstract painting. His three-panel work, Amistad Mutiny murals, is held at Talladega College in Talladega County, Alabama. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 80 (1900-1980)

Birthplace: Cairo, Illinois, United States of America

Bill Peet is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Herron School Of Art Alumni
Photo: Metaweb (FB)/Public domain

Bill Peet, was an American children's book illustrator and a story writer for Disney Studios. He joined Disney in 1937 and worked first on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs near the end of its production. Progressively, his involvement in the Disney studio's animated feature films and shorts increased, and he remained there until early in the development of The Jungle Book. A row with Disney over the direction of the project led to a permanent personal break. Other feature films that Peet worked on before he left include Pinocchio, Fantasia, Dumbo, The Three Caballeros, Song of the South, So Dear to My Heart, Cinderella, Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Sleeping Beauty, 101 Dalmatians, and The ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 87 (1915-2002)

Birthplace: Grandview, Hammond Township, Indiana, United States of America

see more on Bill Peet