The Greatest Famous Works of Mixed Media Art

List of famous Mixed Media art from around the world, listed alphabetically. This popular Mixed Media art list features pictures of each famous Mixed Media piece when available, and includes names of the famous artists who created the artwork. Fans of historic Mixed Media art can use this list to discover some beautiful Mixed Media pieces that they've never seen before.

This list is made up of items like White Flag and I See the Rhythm of Gospel. 

This list answers the questions, "What is an example of Mixed Media art?" and "Who are the most famous Mixed Media artists?"

For some of these Mixed Media pieces you can click on the title to find out more information about the art. If you're writing a paper on renowned Mixed Media art, this list is a great jumping off point. 

  • Andre the Giant Has a Posse is a street art campaign based on a design by Shepard Fairey created in 1989 in Providence, Rhode Island. Distributed by the skater community, the stickers featuring an image of André the Giant began showing up in many cities across the U.S.A. At the time Fairey declared the campaign to be "an experiment in phenomenology". Over time the artwork has been reused in a number of ways and has become worldwide. At the same time, Fairey altered the work stylistically and semantically into the OBEY Giant.
    • Artist: Shepard Fairey
    • Subject: André the Giant
    • Genres (Art): Street art
    • Art Form: Mixed media
    • Period / Movement: Street poster art
    5 votes
  • I See the Rhythm of Gospel by Michele Wood
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    I SEE THE RHYTHM OF GOSPEL is an exhibition of works (as well as a book with a CD) by the artist Michele Wood that highlights the most evocative and influential music in the African-American community––Gospel Music, which has been recognized as a mainstay of African-American culture. The exhibit features jubilant emotional images, beginning with the first songs of the Kings James Bible and continuing through history with the rhythms of spiritual songs developed later during slavery and the era of freedom in the United States of America. The I SEE THE RHYTHM OF GOSPEL exhibition package overall contains: 21 framed original paintings; 21 text panels; and educational materials.
    • Artist: Michele Wood
    • Subject: African American, Creativity, Slavery in the United States, Musician, Christian Faith
    • Genres (Art): Religious image, Allegory, Visionary art, Genre art, Religious art
    • Art Form: Sculpture, Mixed media, Installation art, Painting, Tapestry
    • Period / Movement: Contemporary art
    4 votes
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    "White Flag" (1955) is a mixed-media painting by American artist Jasper Johns and is the largest of Johns's flag paintings.
    • Artist: Jasper Johns
    • Subject: Flag of the United States, Flag
    • Genres (Art): Abstract art
    • Art Form: Mixed media, Painting
    • Period / Movement: Abstract expressionism
    0 votes
  • "Large Composition with Masks" (1953) is a painted paper collage by Henri Matisse.
    • Artist: Henri Matisse
    • Genres (Art): Decorative arts
    • Art Form: Mixed media
    0 votes
    • Artist: Henri Matisse
    • Art Form: Mixed media
    • Period / Movement: Fauvism
    0 votes
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    • Artist: Henri Matisse
    • Art Form: Mixed media
    • Period / Movement: Fauvism, Modernism
    0 votes