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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Yale School of Art and be of some renown.

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

This is a list that includes graduates like Chuck Close and Brice Marden.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Yale School of Art?” and “Which celebrities are Yale School of Art alumni?”
Chuck Close is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Yale School Of Art Alumni
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Charles Thomas "Chuck" Close is an American painter and photographer who achieved fame as a photorealist, through his massive-scale portraits. Close is known for using creative and intricate patterns to portray a human portrait. Though a catastrophic spinal artery collapse in 1988 left him severely paralyzed, he has continued to paint and produce work that remains sought after by museums and collectors. Close lives and works in Bridgehampton, New York and New York City's East Village. His first wife was Leslie Rose with whom he has two daughters. They divorced in 2011 and Close is now married to artist Sienna Shields. ...more

Age: 77

Birthplace: Monroe, Washington, United States of America

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Julian Alden Twachtman (1882-1974) was an American painter. His father was American artist John Henry Twachtman. ...more

Age: Died at 92 (1882-1974)

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Gregory Crewdson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Yale School Of Art Alumni
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Gregory Crewdson is an American photographer who is best known for elaborately staged scenes of American homes and neighborhoods. ...more

Age: 55

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

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Fred Sandback is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Yale School Of Art Alumni
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Fred Sandback was a minimalist conceptual-based sculptor known for his yarn sculptures, drawings, and prints. His estate is represented by David Zwirner, New York. ...more

Age: Died at 60 (1943-2003)

Birthplace: Bronxville, New York, United States of America

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