Artists Famous Hyperrealism Artists

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List of famous Hyperrealism artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Hyperrealism movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Hyperrealism period artists are organized alphabetically, but you may sort this information by clicking any column. Every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You're able to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use regularly. István Sándorfi and Andrey Lekarski are included on this list along with many more. (7 items)
Gottfried Helnwein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hyperrealism Artists
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Gottfried Helnwein is an Austrian born Austrian-Irish fine artist, painter, photographer, installation and performance artist. Helnwein studied at the University of Visual Art in Vienna. He was awarded the Master-class prize of the University of Visual Art, Vienna, the Kardinal-König prize and the Theodor-Körner prize. He has worked as a painter, draftsman, photographer, muralist, sculptor, installation and performance artist, using a wide variety of techniques and media. His early work consists mainly of hyper-realistic watercolors, depicting wounded and mistreated children, as well as performances – often with children – in public spaces. The human condition as his subject matter has ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Beautiful Victim, Mouse I, Head of a Child, The Golden Age of Grotesque, Epiphany I (Adoration of the Magi), + more

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

Associated periods or movements: Hyperrealism, Installation art

Nationality: Republic of Ireland, Austria

Art Forms: Photography, Installation art, Painting

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Ian Hornak is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hyperrealism Artists
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Ian Hornak was an American draughtsman, painter and printmaker and one of the founding artists of the Hyperrealist and Photorealist art movements. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Associated periods or movements: Hyperrealism, Photorealism

Nationality: United States of America

Art Forms: Painting, Printmaking, Drawing

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István Sándorfi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hyperrealism Artists
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István Sándorfi

István Sándorfi was a Hungarian hyperrealist painter. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: alizarine, abandon, coeur madeleine, allegorie cellule vivante, alexa, + more

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

Associated periods or movements: Hyperrealism

Nationality: France

Art Forms: Painting


Willem van Veldhuizen

Willem van Veldhuizen is a Dutch painter, known for his photorealism and hyperrealism paintings of his museum interiors. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands

Associated periods or movements: Hyperrealism

Nationality: Netherlands

Art Forms: Painting