Culture Famous Postmodernism Artists

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List of famous Postmodernism artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Postmodernism movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Postmodernism 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 may copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share with your friends. You can rank all of these artists, from Aydin Aghdashloo to Donray. (13 items)
Justin Michael Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Postmodernism Artists
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Justin Michael Jenkins is an American artist. He is also an author and designer. He achieved college success in athletics for West Virginia University and became a successful artist at the university. He has worked as an artist and webmaster for Susan Polgar, former Women's World Chess Champion and Chess Olympiad Gold Medalist. He has also designed for many celebrities, most notably Brent Spiner. His well known chess collection has been published by Frederic Friedel, and has brought him world wide attention and acclaim. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: New York City, Saratoga Springs, New York, United States of America

Associated periods or movements: Surrealism, Postmodernism, Pop art

Nationality: United States of America

Art Forms: Sculpture, Painting, Drawing

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Robert Rauschenberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Postmodernism Artists
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Robert Rauschenberg did not originally set out to become an artist. Born in Texas in the 1920s, Rauschenberg grew up in a fairly strict and frugal Christian household. As a teenager, he hoped to become a minister. However, he eventually switched paths. Rauschenberg attended the University of Texas and briefly studied pharmacology. During WWII, he served in the United States Navy as a neuropsychiatric technician. It was during his time in the military that Rauschenberg realized his artistic aspirations ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Lincoln, Dam, Whale, Moon Museum, Untitled (Glossy Black Painting), + more

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Port Arthur

Associated periods or movements: Mixed media, Abstract expressionism, Neo-Dada, Postmodernism, Pop art

Nationality: United States of America

Art Forms: Painting

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Johanna Drucker is an author, book artist, visual theorist, and cultural critic. Her scholarly writing documents and critiques visual language: letterforms, typography, visual poetry, art, and lately, digital aesthetics. She is currently the Martin and Bernard Breslauer Professor in the Department of Information Studies at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA. Drucker earned her B.F.A. from the California College of Arts and Crafts in 1973 and her Ph.D. from the University of California Berkeley in 1986. She was previously the Robertson Professor of Media Studies at the University of Virginia, and has been on the faculties of Purchase College, SUNY, Yale ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Associated periods or movements: Postmodernism

Nationality: United States of America

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Aydin Aghdashloo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Postmodernism Artists
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Aydin Aghdashloo is an Iranian painter, author, art critic, art historian and graphic designer. He currently lives in Tehran, Iran, and lectures in different Iranian Universities besides his professional work. ...more on Wikipedia

Artworks: Situation VI, Enigma X, Situation IV, End of an Era, Indentity, + more

Birthplace: Rasht, Iran

Associated periods or movements: Postmodernism

Nationality: Iran

Art Forms: Painting

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