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Rosenthal, Tony

Bernard J. Rosenthal (August 9, 1914 - July 28, 2009),[1] also known as Tony Rosenthal, was an American abstract sculptor. He was the creator of the outdoor cube, Alamo that: "established him as a master of monumental public sculpture, and something of a standard bearer of the contemporary structurist esthetic."

Rosenthal, Donna
Donna Rosenthal observes and examines the nature of relationships, gender roles and social positions. Using text, repetition and the cultural symbolism of clothing, she reveals the struggles between the internal and external self, boldly exposing the distinctions, expectations, conflicts and joys that exist between the sexes.
Ross, Virgil

Virgil Walter Ross (August 8, 1907 – May 15, 1996) was an American artist, cartoonist, and animator best known for his work on the Warner Bros. animated shorts.

Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

Dante Gabriel Rossetti (12 May 1828 – 9 April 1882) was an English poet, illustrator, painter and translator.

Rossi, Michelangelo
To all Art Collectors, Art Lovers and to all that appreciate the work of Michelangelo Rossi. Perhaps you already have this book of Art “Wonderlands”? If not, you must hurry and purchase a copy today and discover for yourself the magnificent art which unfolds on every page you turn. Maybe you already have it and have been charmed and amused by the
Roszak, Theodore
Theodore Roszak (May 1, 1907 – September 3, 1981) was an American sculptor and painter. He was born in Posen, Prussia (German Empire), now Poznań, Poland, as a son of Polish parents, and emigrated to the United States at the age of two.
Rotella, Mimmo

Domenico "Mimmo" Rotella, (7 October 1918 – 8 January 2006), was an Italian artist and poet best known for his works of décollage and psychogeographics, made from torn advertising posters.

Rotella was born in Catanzaro, Calabria.

Roth, Jack
Jack Roth (also known as Rodney Jack Roth) (1927–2004) was a 20th century American painter who developed a style as an Abstract Expressionist, and as a Color Field painter.
Rothenberg, Susan
Photo credit: Copyright Robert Mapplethorpe, 1986 Born 1945, Buffalo, New York EDUCATION: 1967 BFA, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York AWARDS: 1979 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship Grant 1998 Cornell University Alumni Award Skowhegan Medal for Painting 2003 Rolf Schock Prize SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, B
Rothko, Mark

Mark Rothko, born Marcus Rothkowitz (September 25, 1903 – February 25, 1970), was a Russian-American painter. He is classified as an abstract expressionist, although he himself rejected this label, and even resisted classification as an "abstract painter".

Rousseau, Francois
François Rousseau is a professional French painter and photographer. He started in painting for almost ten years, before turning to photography in 1995.
Rovner, Michal

Michal Rovner (born 1957) is an Israeli video, photo and cinema artist.

Roy, Jamini
Jamini Roy was born in Bengal in 1887 into a middle-class family of land-owners. When he was sixteen he was sent to study at the Government School of Art in Calcutta. He was taught to paint in the prevailing academic tradition drawing Classical nudes and painting in oils and in 1908 he received his Diploma in Fine Art.
Rubens, Peter Paul
Sir Peter Paul Rubens (28 June 1577 – 30 May 1640), was a Flemish Baroque painter, and a proponent of an extravagant Baroque style that emphasised movement, colour, and sensuality.
Rubinger, David

 

David Rubinger (born 26 December 1924) is an Israeli photographer. His famous photo of three Israeli paratroopers after the recapture the Western Wall in the Six-Day War has become a defining image of the conflict.

Shimon Peres called Rubinger "the photographer of the nation in the making".

Rubio, Lydia
LYDIA RUBIO EDUCATION 1974 Master in Architecture, Harvard University GSD. Cambridge.MA 1969 Bachelor in Architecture, University of Florida. Gainesville, FL 1969 Urban Design Studies Universita Degli Studi, School of Architecture, Florence Italy. SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2009 Beaux Arts des Ameriques, Montreal CA.
Rubsamen, Glen
In 1999, the Mai 36 and Annemarie Verna galleries jointly undertook a project to present eight artists at the two locations that convey an idea of the diversity and internationality of the current art scene with their work. It was through this that Glen Rubsamen, born in 1959 in the USA, entered our field of vision.
Ruda, Edwin

Edwin Ruda (Born New York City, died February 25, 2014) -- Important American abstract painter.

Education
1956 MFA, University of Illinois
1949-51 School of Paintings and Sculpture, Mexico City
1949 MA, Columbia University, Teachers College
1947 BS, Cornell University
1940-41 Art Students League, New York

Ruff, Thomas

Thomas Ruff (born 1958 in Zell am Harmersbach) is an internationally renowned German photographer who lives and works in Düsseldorf.

Ruscha, Ed

Edward Joseph Ruscha IV (born December 16, 1937) is an American artist associated with the Pop art movement. He has worked in the media of painting, printmaking, drawing, photography, and film.

Rusconi, Paul
Paul Rusconi (b. 1965, American) Raised in Santa Cruz, California, Rusconi studied at Pepperdine University, and is now living and working in Los Angeles. Rusconi’s work is often comprised of portraits, usually of those who make up and influence popular culture, ranging from musicians and artists, to poets and politicians.
Rusescu, Bogdan
Bogdan Rusescu always liked to paint. Between 1997-2009 he activated in the financial services industry as a business consultant for one of the major players. He attained a high level of skill but the recent financial crisis opened his mind in a peculiar way.
Russell, Lynne
"Lynn Paula Russell is a talented eclectic artist. She has been an actress and a dancer, has executed large composite images of various West End plays and musicals, smaller composites of important television plays and scenes for American television, and painted quad posters of Hollywood stars.
Russell, Leo
Born in Chicago, July 9th, 1917 to Fanya and Solomon Scheinman. His parents were active with a group of émigré intellectuals who influenced and encouraged young Leo to develop his creative energies and capabilities.
Rut, Tomasz
The intent of Tomasz Rut is that the audience for his paintings is inspired in a positive way by his depiction of the beauty in mankind. He purposefully ignores the dark side of humanity in his paintings, instead focusing on the good.
Rybakow, Valery
Valery Rybakow - a bright, original artist, whose work is based on a combination of various styles and art: the artist's brushwork is close to the art of realism, open colour palette of his works, the transmission multicolour life and joy of life, is characteristic of Impressionism; direct perception of the world - of naive art. Currently in the w
Ryman, Will

Will Ryman is an artist who creates figurative art, including larger than life urban sculptures that range from 4 to 20 feet tall.

Ryman, Robert

Robert Ryman (born May 30, 1930) is an American painter identified with the movements of monochrome painting, minimalism, and conceptual art. The majority of his works feature abstract expressionist-influenced brushwork in white or off-white paint on square canvas or metal surfaces.

Saarinen, Eliel

Eliel Saarinen (August 20, 1910 – September 1, 1961) was a Finnish American architect and industrial designer of the 20th century famous for varying his style according to the demands of the project: simple, sweeping, arching structural curves or machine-like rationalism. The 50-year career of Eliel Saarinen (1873-1950) can be d

Saccaro, John

John Saccaro (September 2, 1913-1981) was an American abstract expressionist whose successful artistic career was centered on his unrelenting desire to capture some kind of energy within his art.

Saeki, Toshio
Toshio Saeki (佐伯俊男) is a Japanese artist and mangaka born in 1945 famous for his paintings and drawing focusing on erotica, violence, and perversion. He has published numerous book and had gallery shows around the world.
Safarzadeh, Manouchehr
After finishing the school of art in 1962 Manouchehr Safarzadeh entered to the University of Art. There he had an argument with the principle and then was expelled. Afterward he decided to do his military service. His first exhibition was in Gilgamesh Gallery (The first modern art gallery in Iran), where Mr. Pilaram, Mr. Golpayegani and Mr.

Saldana, Luis
Sammons, Carl
Carl Sammons was one of the noted early California Impressionists. He was a long-time resident of the San Francisco Bay Area and a prolific Plein Air artist. Sammons is known best for his California representational landscapes and coastal scenes. While much of his work was done in California, he traveled and painted throughout the West.
Sanchez, Tomas

Tomas Sanchez (Cuban, born 1948)

Sanders, Chris
Sanders joined Walt Disney Feature Animation in 1987 as the first person hired into Feature Animation’s newly formed visual development department. His first project at Disney was The Rescuers Down Under, where he started as part of the visual development team before making the transition to the story department.
Sanford, Glenn
Glenn Sanford - pointillism/pen & ink Born February 1, 1952 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Glenn has been involved in art in one capacity or another since beginning to study with Virginia Odom in 1967. He studied Fine Arts at the University of Southern Mississippi and Jackson State University.
The Cat Street Gallery is proud to present the first solo show in Hong Kong for the acclaimed Korean-American artist, Koh Sang Woo. Sang Woo creates vivid images of human figures with an approach that adopts painting, performance, documentation and traditional photographic techniques.
Sanges, Marco
Marco Sanges is an imaginative and innovative photographer who has exhibited worldwide. He first experienced the process of developing and printing black and white photography at his uncle’s photographic lab. Dazzled by fashion, he went on to become a photographer for Vogue Italia before moving to London, where he now lives.
Sanner, Erik
Erik Sanner's installations, though compact in size, are complex. In them, the artist introduces chaotic and seemingly random imagery-tweaking that imagery until it coalesces into an overall experience for the viewer that is contemplative, near poetic, and, of course, highly personal.
Sansour, Larissa
Born in Jerusalem, Sansour studied Fine Art in Copenhagen, London and New York. Her work is interdisciplinary, immersed in the current political dialogue and utilises video art, photography, experimental documentary, the book form and the internet. Sansour borrows heavily from the language of film and pop culture.
Santiago, Alejandro
Alejandro Santiago was born in 1964 in Teococuilco de Marcos Pérez, Oaxaca, a small town in the northern highlands Zapotec.
Santos, Cesar

Born in Cuba in 1982, Cesar Santos immigrated to the United States in 1995 where he began to develop his artistic interests.

Santos, Rute
Born in Setubal, Portugal in 1977. Starts to paint in 2001 after her Art Education Studies. EDUCATION National Society of Fine Arts (Lisbon, Portugal) & IADE- Institute Visual Arts, Design and Marketing (Lisbon, Portugal) Painting and Drawing EXHIBITIONS - SELECTION • “Graffi” – International Group Exhibition - Studio Iroko ( Art Gall
Saraceno, Tomas
Tomás Saraceno pushes the conventions of art and architecture and their capacities to invoke inventive solutions to complex questions about how we inhabit and coexist in the world.
Sardar, Abhijit

1st class degree of bachelor of visual art in 'Indian style of painting' from government college arts &crafts,Calcutta,india.

Sargent, John Singer

John Singer Sargent (January 12, 1856 – April 14, 1925) was an American painter, and a leading portrait painter of his era.

Sarkisian, Peter

Peter Sarkisian (born 1965) is an American video and multimedia artist who lives and works in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Sarpaneva, Timo

Timo Sarpaneva (1926-2006) was an influential Finnish designer, sculptor, and educator best known in the art world for innovative work in glass, which often merged attributes of display art objects with utilitarian designations.

Sarrantonio, Thomas
Thomas Sarrantonio is an accomplished plein air painter. He combines impressionistic brushwork with a natural sense of colour to create paintings which communicate the essence of a time and place. He is a recipient of the Pollock-Krasner grant, and a residency at Chateau Balleroy in Normandy, France. Mr.
Saudek, Jan

Jan Saudek (b. 13 May 1935, in Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech art photographer.

Saul, Peter
Peter Saul, a painter, was born in San Francisco in 1934.
Savadov, Arsen
Arsen Savadov is an Ukrainian artist was born in Kiev, Ukraine. He graduated from from Kyiv Art Institute, Kiev in 1986. He now lives and works in Kiev and New York. Selected personal exhibitions 2007 Paintings. Daniyal Mahmood Gallery. New York 2005 Love Story. Galerie Orel Art Presenta, Paris 2003 Donbass-Chocolate.
Scarlett, Rolph
Rolph Scarlett was a painter of geometric abstraction during the American avant-garde movement of the 1930s and 1940s. Born in Guelph, Ontario, Canada in 1889, he left Canada at the age of 18 to go to New York City and returned to Canada during the years of World War I. However, by 1924 he had established New York City as his home.
Scavo, Armond
Armond Scavo was born in the Italian section of South Philadelphia in June of 1946. (That’s me in the foreground.) His family lived on the same block as or around the corner from his grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, and close friends. Some neighbors on Tree street, the street where Scavo grew up, were as close as family.
Scavullo, Francesco

Francesco Scavullo (January 16, 1921 – January 6, 2004) was an American fashion photographer best known for his work on the covers of Cosmopolitan and his celebrity portraits.

Schakosky, Jason
First artwork was quite violent. Due to anger. Started painting vines with giant barbs and then have them wrap around his enemies.
Schapiro, Miriam

Miriam Schapiro (born 1923) was born in Toronto, she studied painting at colleges in New york and Iowa. She married Paul Brach, an artist in 1946. Schapiro worked a series of odd jobs until she became a artist full-time in 1955. She originally painted in the Abstract Expressionist stlye.

Scharf, Kenny

Kenny Scharf (born in 1958, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California) is an American painter who lives in Brooklyn, New York. The artist received his B.F.A in 1980 at the School of Visual Arts located in New York City. Scharf's works consist of popular culture based shows with made up science-related backgrounds.

Schedoni, Bartolomeo
Bartolomeo Schedoni(sometimes Schedone) (1578–1615) was an Italian early Baroque painter from Reggio Emilia. He was born in Modena, but moved to Parma with his father. Soon he was sent to be apprenticed under Federico Zuccari in Rome after 1598, with the sponsorship of Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma. He soon returned to Parma.
Schena, Pio
PIO SCHENA Academy of Fine Arts in Bari. Pio Schena has been working in the underground film industry and in the visual art as a painter since 1980, specifically on the relationship between music and film.
Schettina, Martina
Martina Schettina (born March 7, 1961) is an Austrian artist. Martina Schettina was born in 1961 in the district Währing in Vienna. Her father was a Mathematician.
Schjerfbeck, Helene

Helene Schjerfbeck (July 10, 1862 – January 23, 1946) was a Finnish painter. She is most widely known for her realist works and self-portraits, and less well known for her landscapes and still lifes. Throughout her long life, her work changed dramatically.

Schlier, Daniel

Né en 1960 à Dannemarie. Vit et travaille à Strasbourg.


Expositions personnelles
 
2009 Chateau du Rivau. Lémeré (France)
2007 Galerie Charlotte Moser, Genève.
2006 Galerie Jean Brolly, Paris.
2004 Galerie Charlotte Moser, Genève.
2003 Galerie St-Séverin, Paris.

Schmidt, Bastienne
Bastienne Schmidt was born in Germany, raised in Greece and Italy, and has lived in New York for the last 20 years, currently near the ocean at the end of Long Island.
Schmitt, Tom
Thomas Lanigan-Schmidt (born 1948) is an American artist who is also a veteran of the Stonewall riots. Lanigan-Schmidt's artwork incorporates materials such as tinsel, foil, cellophane, saran wrap and glitter, embracing kitsch and intentionally tacky.
Schnabel, Julian

Julian Schnabel (born October 26, 1951) is an American artist and filmmaker. In the 1980s Schnabel received international media attention for his "plate paintings"—large-scale paintings set on broken ceramic plates.

Schneider, Olaf
Olaf Schneider (b.1964) A husband, father of two and a grandfather of three acquired a strong foundational education in art while working full time at age 21 with Canada'’s leading outdoor advertising companies Mediacom. Painting very large scale pictorials with some of the worlds finest artists.
Schott, Ignace
Ignace Schott was born July 28, 1818 in Dabo, France. He has sometimes been referred to as Ignace Schott de Dabo or Ignatius Dabo. Known primarily as a mural artist and stained glass artisan, it is also known that he was an etcher. He signed his work, Ignace Schott, or used a mark created by his initials in the shape of an anchor.

Jon Schueler (1916-1992)

1916 Born September 12, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Parents, George Arnold and Clara (nee Haase) Schueler. Childhood and adolescence in Milwaukee where his father is a distributor of Hood tires.

Schweder, Alexander

Alex Schweder is based in Berlin, works with architecture and performance art to complicate the distinction between occupying subjects and occupied objects.