List of famous alumni from The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art 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 The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art.
A list made up of graduates like John Updike and Shirley Hughes.This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art?” and “Which celebrities are The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art alumni?”
John Hoyer Updike was an American novelist, poet, short story writer, art critic, and literary critic. Updike's most famous work is his "Rabbit" series, which chronicles the life of the middle-class everyman Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom over the course of several decades, from young adulthood to death. Both Rabbit Is Rich and Rabbit at Rest were recognized with the Pulitzer Prize. Updike is one of only three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once. He published more than twenty novels and more than a dozen short story collections, as well as poetry, art criticism, literary criticism and children's books. Hundreds of his stories, reviews, and poems appeared in The New Yorker ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Died at 77 (1932-2009)
Birthplace: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States of America
#41 on History's Greatest Essayistssee more on John Updike
Shirley Hughes, OBE is an English author and illustrator. She has written more than fifty books, which have sold more than 11.5 million copies, and has illustrated more than two hundred. As of 2007 she lives in London. Hughes won the 1977 and 2003 Kate Greenaway Medals for British children's book illustration and her 1977 winner, Dogger, was named in 2007 the public favourite winning work of the first fifty years. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: West Kirby, United Kingdomsee more on Shirley Hughes