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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. {#nodes}
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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
    • Birthplace: New York City, Saratoga Springs, New York
    • Associated periods or movements: Surrealism, Postmodernism, Pop art
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Sculpture, Painting, Drawing
  • Milton Ernest "Robert" Rauschenberg (October 22, 1925 – May 12, 2008) was an American painter and graphic artist whose early works anticipated the pop art movement. Rauschenberg is well known for his "combines" of the 1950s, in which non-traditional materials and objects were employed in various combinations. Rauschenberg was both a painter and a sculptor, and the combines are a combination of the two, but he also worked with photography, printmaking, papermaking and performance.Rauschenberg was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 1993 and the Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts in 1995 in recognition of his more than 40 years of artmaking.Rauschenberg lived and worked in New York City...  more
    • Artworks: Lincoln, Dam, Whale, Moon Museum, Untitled (Glossy Black Painting)
    • Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States of America
    • Associated periods or movements: Mixed media, Abstract expressionism, Neo-Dada, Postmodernism, Pop art
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Johanna Drucker (born May 30, 1952) is an American 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....  more
    • Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Associated periods or movements: Postmodernism
    • Nationality: United States of America
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    Aydin Aghdashloo (Persian: آیدین آغداشلو‎; born October 30, 1940) is an Iranian painter, graphist, writer, film critic. Aghdashloo was decorated with the Chevalier(Knight) award, by the French government for his civil achievements....  more
    • Artworks: Situation VI, Enigma X, Situation IV, End of an Era, Indentity
    • Birthplace: Rasht, Iran
    • Associated periods or movements: Postmodernism
    • Nationality: Iran
    • Art Forms: Painting