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Famous Tyler School Of Art Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Tyler School of Art and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Tyler School of Art, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Tyler School of Art include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Tyler School of Art alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Tyler School of 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 Tyler School of Art.

List includes Barbara Chase-Riboud, Laurie Simmons and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Tyler School of Art?” and “Which celebrities are Tyler School of Art alumni?”
  • Barbara Chase-Riboud1

    Barbara Chase-Riboud

    Sculptor, Poet


    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Barbara Chase-Riboud (born June 26, 1939) is an American visual artist and sculptor,... more on Wikipedia
  • Robert Gober2

    Robert Gober



    BirthplaceWallingford, Connecticut

    Robert Gober (born September 12, 1954) is an American sculptor. His work is often related to... more on Wikipedia
  • Hannah Wilke3

    Hannah Wilke

    Artist, Photographer

    AgeDec. at 53 (1940-1993)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Hannah Wilke (born Arlene Hannah Butter; March 7, 1940 – January 28, 1993) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Hans Haacke4


    BirthplaceCologne, Germany

    Hans Haacke (born August 12, 1936) is a German-born artist who currently lives and works in... more on Wikipedia
  • Paula Scher5

    Paula Scher

    Graphic Designer


    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    Paula Scher (born October 6, 1948, Washington D.C) is an American graphic designer, painter... more on Wikipedia
  • David Levine6

    AgeDec. at 83 (1926-2009)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    David Levine (December 20, 1926 – December 29, 2009) was an American artist and illustrator... more on Wikipedia
  • Albert Paley7


    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Albert Paley (born 1944) is an American modernist metal sculptor. Initially starting out as a... more on Wikipedia
  • E. B. Lewis8

    E. B. Lewis



    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Earl Bradley Lewis (born 1956) is an illustrator, whose watercolors have included such works... more on Wikipedia
  • 9


    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Lisa Yuskavage (1962) is an American artist who lives and works in New York City. She is known... more on Wikipedia
  • Paul O. Zelinsky10

    Paul O. Zelinsky

    Illustrator, Author


    BirthplaceEvanston, Illinois

    Paul O. Zelinsky (born 1953) is an American illustrator and writer best known for illustrating... more on Wikipedia
  • Simmie Knox11

    Simmie Knox



    BirthplaceAliceville, Alabama

    Simmie Lee Knox (born August 18, 1935) is an American painter who painted the official White... more on Wikipedia
  • Aaron Shikler12

    Aaron Shikler

    Aaron Abraham Shikler (March 18, 1922 – November 12, 2015) was an American artist noted for... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Trenton Doyle Hancock (born 1974) is an American artist.
  • 14

    Robert Kulicke


    AgeDec. at 83 (1924-2007)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Robert Moore Kulicke (1924 – December 14, 2007) was an American artist, frame maker, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 15

    Diana Vincent

    Diana Vincent (born 1958 in Trenton, New Jersey) is an American jewelry designer and... more on Wikipedia
  • 16

    Regis Brodie



    Regis Brodie (born 1942) is a tenured Professor of Art at the Department of Art and Art... more on Wikipedia
  • 17

    Peter Fox

    Peter Fox is a New York City artist who attended the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia and... more on Wikipedia
  • 18

    Lowell Blair Nesbitt

    Lowell Blair Nesbitt (October 4, 1933 - July 8, 1993) was a painter, draughtsman, printmaker... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Harvey Dinnerstein (born 1928), is a figurative artist and educator. A draftsman and painter... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Heap of Birds20

    Edgar Heap of Birds

    Edgar Heap of Birds (Cheyenne name: Hock E Aye VI) is a multi-disciplinary artist. His art... more on Wikipedia
  • 21

    Laura Parnes

    Film Art Director

    BirthplaceHatfield, Hertfordshire, England

    Laura Parnes is contemporary American artist who creates non-linear narratives that engage... more on Wikipedia
  • Laurie Simmons22

    Laurie Simmons

    Film Producer, Actor


    BirthplaceLong Island, New York, United States of America

    Laurie Simmons (born October 3, 1949) is an American artist, photographer and filmmaker. Since... more on Wikipedia
  • 23

    Lynne Cherry

    Lynne Cherry (born January 5, 1952) is an American writer and illustrator of nature-themed... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    Erik Rehman

  • Stacy Levy25

    Stacy Levy

    Stacy Levy (born 1960) is a sculptor who works in sculptural media suggestive of ecological... more on Wikipedia