All People Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni

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

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

Examples of graduates on this list: Calvin Klein, Tony Bennett and more.

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

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Marc Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Marc Jacobs Fashion designer, Designer, Costume Designer Marc Jacobs is an American fashion designer. He is the head designer for Marc Jacobs, as well as Marc by Marc Jacobs, a diffusion line, with over 200 retail stores in 80 countries. He was the ...more

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Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Calvin Klein Fashion designer, Businessperson Calvin Richard Klein is an American fashion designer who launched the company that would later become Calvin Klein Inc., in 1968. In addition to clothing, Klein also has given his name to a ...more

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Eric Carr is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Eric Carr Songwriter, Musician, Drummer Eric Carr was an American musician, best known as the drummer for the rock band Kiss from 1980 to 1991. Caravello was selected as the new Kiss drummer after Peter Criss left, when he chose the ...more

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Larry Hama is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Larry Hama Cartoonist, Writer Larry Hama is an American comic book writer, artist, actor and musician who has worked in the fields of entertainment and publishing since the 1960s. During the 1970s, he was seen in minor roles ...more

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Tony Bennett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Tony Bennett Painter, Musician, Actor Anthony Dominick "Tony" Benedetto, stage name Tony Bennett, is an American singer of traditional pop standards, show tunes, and jazz. Bennett is also an accomplished painter, having ...more

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Art Spiegelman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Art Spiegelman Novelist, Cartoonist, Author Art Spiegelman is an American cartoonist, editor and comics advocate best known for his graphic novel Maus. His work as co-editor on the comics magazines Arcade and Raw has been influential, and ...more

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George Kuchar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
George Kuchar Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Film Editor George Kuchar was an American underground film director, known for his "low-fi" aesthetic.

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Ralph Bakshi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Ralph Bakshi Television director, Painter, Television producer Ralph Bakshi is an American director of animated and live-action films. In the 1970s, he established an alternative to mainstream animation through independent and adult-oriented productions. ...more

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Jimmy Palmiotti is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Jimmy Palmiotti Cartoonist, Writer James "Jimmy" Palmiotti is an American writer and inker of comic books, who also does writing for games, television and film.

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Gladys Portugues is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Gladys Portugues Bodybuilder, Actor Gladys Portugues is an American actress and former professional female bodybuilder. She was the wife of Belgian actor Jean-Claude Van Damme. She is of Puerto Rican origin. As a bodybuilder, her ...more

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Danny Hellman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Danny Hellman Cartoonist Danny Hellman is an American freelance illustrator and cartoonist. Since 1989, his illustrations have appeared in publications including Time, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, The Wall Street ...more

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Roger Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Roger Sanchez Disc jockey Roger Sanchez is an American house music DJ, Remixer and Grammy Award Winner for his remix of Hella Good by No Doubt in 2003. He is a four time DJ Awards winner for "Best House DJ" in ...more

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Alex Toth is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Alex Toth Cartoonist Alexander Toth was an American cartoonist active from the 1940s through the 1980s. Toth's work began in the American comic book industry, but he is also known for his animation designs for ...more

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Lorna Simpson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Lorna Simpson Artist, Photographer Lorna Simpson is an African-American artist and photographer who made her name in the 1980s and 1990s with artworks such as Guarded Conditions and Square Deal.

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Roscoe Orman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Roscoe Orman Comedian, Actor, Writer Roscoe Hunter Orman is an American actor and comedian, best known for playing Gordon on Sesame Street. Orman joined the show in 1974, becoming the third actor to play Gordon on the show. Orman ...more

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Eva Hesse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Eva Hesse Artist Eva Hesse, was a Jewish German-born American sculptor, known for her pioneering work in materials such as latex, fiberglass, and plastics. She is one of the artists who ushered in the ...more

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Joe Giella is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Joe Giella Joe Giella is an American comic book artist best known as a DC Comics inker during the late 1950s and 1960s period which historians and fans call the Silver Age of comic books.

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Al Scaduto is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Al Scaduto Alvaro Scaduto, better known as Al Scaduto, was a cartoonist noted for his 61-year span of work for King Features Syndicate on the classic strips, They'll Do It Every Time and Little Iodine, ...more

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Richard Bassford is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Richard Bassford Richard Bassford is an American illustrator who has worked in both advertising and comic books. Born in Manhattan, Bassford lived from age three in the Queens neighborhoods of Maspeth, Corona ...more

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I. C. Rapoport is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
I. C. Rapoport Television producer, Screenwriter, Photojournalist I.C. Rapoport is known both for his work as a photojournalist in the 1960s and more recently as a TV and film screenwriter. Rapoport's photography career is noted for his Life Magazine photo ...more

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Joe Madureira is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Joe Madureira Writer, Artist Joe Madureira, is a comic book writer/artist and game developer, best known for his work on Marvel Comics' Uncanny X-Men and his creator-owned comic book Battle Chasers. Madureira's style ...more

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Amy Heckerling is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Amy Heckerling Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Amy Heckerling is an American film director. She is an alumna of both New York University and the American Film Institute. She has had a commercially successful career with films including Fast ...more

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Joe Jusko is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Joe Jusko Joe Jusko is an American artist known for his realistic, highly detailed painted fantasy, pin-up, and cover illustrations, mainly in the comic book industry. Jusko painted the 1992 Marvel ...more

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Alan Kupperberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Alan Kupperberg Writer Alan Kupperberg is an American comic artist known for working in both comic books and newspaper strips.

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Gerard Malanga is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Gerard Malanga Poet, Archivist, Filmmaker Gerard Joseph Malanga is an American poet, photographer, filmmaker, curator and archivist.

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Dick Giordano is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Dick Giordano Editor Richard Joseph "Dick" Giordano was an American comic book artist and editor whose career included introducing Charlton Comics' "Action Heroes" stable of superheroes and ...more

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Robert Volpe is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Robert Volpe Robert Volpe, was a painter and New York City police officer and detective, specializing in art theft. Born in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, Volpe studied art at the High School of Art and Design, ...more

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Steven Meisel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Steven Meisel Photographer Steven Meisel is an American fashion photographer, who obtained popularity and critical acclaim with his work in US and Italian Vogue and his photographs of friend Madonna in her 1992 book Sex. ...more

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Terry Winters is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Terry Winters Terry Winters is an American painter, draughtsman, and printmaker whose nuanced approach to the process of painting has addressed evolving concepts of spatiality and expanded the concerns of ...more

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Matthew Waldman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Matthew Waldman Matthew Waldman is an American designer and artist currently based in New York City. He is the founder and Chief Designer of the fashion brand Nooka Inc. as well as the President and Creative ...more

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Antonio Lopez is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Antonio Lopez Antonio Lopez was a fashion illustrator whose work appeared in such publications as Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, Interview and The New York Times. Several books collecting his illustrations ...more

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Lady Pink is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Lady Pink Lady Pink is a graffiti and mural artist based in New York City.

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Cosmo Anzilotti is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Cos Anzilotti added Cosmo Anzilotti Television director, Television producer Cosmo Anzilotti is a television producer and director.

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Edwin "Phade" Sacasa is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
shirt-king-academy added Edwin "Phade" Sacasa Edwin “Phade” Sacasa is an alumni of Manhattan’s High School of Art and Design, He transformed the world of hip hop fashion in the 1980s when he began applying the colorful street artistry he scribbled on trains and building walls to T-shirts and sweaters. “The Shirt Kings,” was named after Sacasa’s graffiti tag “King Phade.” Operating out of the famous Coliseum Mall in Jamaica, Queens, he created customized designs inscribed with nicknames, brand names, caricatures, and cartoon characters—but not your average ones (think: Roger Rabbit firing an Uzi). Their shop was frequented by rap legends including Jam Master Jay, RZA, and Jay-Z, all of who equated the Shirt King’s style with style of the street.

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Jamal Igle is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
JamalIgle added Jamal Igle Artist Jamal Yaseem Igle is an American comic book artist, editor, art director and animation storyboard artist. He is primarily known for his pencilling, inking and coloring work on books such as ...more

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Skuf & Kez 5 Y.K.K Crew is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
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Michael Davis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
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Michael Davis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
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Rik Howard is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
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Harvey Fierstein is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Diane Ganci added Harvey Fierstein Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting Harvey Forbes Fierstein is an American actor, playwright, and voice actor. Fierstein has won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his own play Torch Song Trilogy and the Tony Award for ...more

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Pat Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
Diane Ganci added Pat Cleveland Actor Pat Cleveland is an actress.

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George Polis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous High School Of Art And Design Alumni
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