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Famous Pointillism Artists

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List of famous Pointillism artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Pointillism movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. You might also be interested in famous art deco artists and famous art nouveau artists. These notable Pointillism 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.

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    Henri-Edmond Cross, born Henri-Edmond-Joseph Delacroix, (20 May 1856 – 16 May 1910) was a French painter and printmaker. He is most acclaimed as a master of Neo-Impressionism and he played an important role in shaping the second phase of that movement. He was a significant influence on Henri Matisse and many other artists. His work was instrumental in the development of Fauvism....  more
    • Artworks: L'Air du soir, Cypresses at Cagnes, Beach at Cabasson (Plage de baigne-cul)
    • Birthplace: Douai, France
    • Associated periods or movements: Neo-impressionism, Pointillism
    • Nationality: France
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Jerry Oliver Wilkerson (September 5, 1943 in Texas – June 2, 2007) was a St. Louis, Missouri artist known for his contemporary pointillistic style of painting, and as a supporter of local business and talent. After completing his BS at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas, in 1966, Wilkerson obtained his MFA (1968) from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. He settled in St. Louis following military service in the Army from 1968 - 1970. Wilkerson exhibited at galleries in St. Louis, Kansas City, New Orleans, New York City, and Carmel, California. His works are represented in several public collections including the St. Louis Art Museum, the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Delaware...  more
    • Birthplace: Beaumont, Texas
    • Associated periods or movements: Contemporary art, Pointillism
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Painting
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    Charles Thomas "Chuck" Close (born July 5, 1940) is an American painter, artist and photographer. He makes massive-scale photorealist portraits. Close often paints abstract portraits of himself and others, which hang in collections internationally. Close also creates photo portraits using a very large format camera. Even though a catastrophic spinal artery collapse in 1988 left him severely paralyzed, he has continued to paint....  more
    • Artworks: Self Portraits / Scribble / Etching Portfolio, Self Portraits / Scribble / Etching Portfolio, Self Portraits / Scribble / Etching Portfolio, Self Portraits / Scribble / Etching Portfolio, Self Portraits / Scribble / Etching Portfolio
    • Birthplace: USA, Washington, Monroe
    • Associated periods or movements: Contemporary art
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Painting
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    Henri Delavallée