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  • Eleanor Antin
    Eleanor Antin (born Fineman, February 27, 1935) is an American performance artist, film-maker, installation artist, conceptual artist and feminist artist. When she began her artistic career in New Yo...
  • Ken Danby (1940 - 2007)
    Kenneth Edison Danby was a well known Canadian realist painter. Danby was a student at Toronto's Ontario College of Art (1958-60) and studied with J.W.G. MacDonald. He began as an abstract painter, t...
  • William Congdon (1912 - 1998)
    William Grosvenor Congdon (April 15, 1912, Providence, Rhode Island – April 15, 1998, Milan, Italy) was an American painter who gained notoriety as an artist in New York City in the 1940s, but...
  • Lee Krasner (1908 - 1984)
    Lee Krasner (October 27, 1908 – June 19, 1984) was an influential American abstract expressionist painter in the second half of the 20th century. On October 25, 1945, she married artist Jackso...
  • Jack Levine (1915 - 2010)
    Jack Levine (January 3, 1915 – November 8, 2010) was an American Social Realist painter and printmaker best known for his satires on modern life, political corruption, and biblical narratives....

For modern artists prior to World War II, please see Modern artists. For all artists prior to the 19th century, please see: Old Masters.

Contemporary artists are artists that have produced art in painting, film, photography, sculpture, and other visual media from World War II to the present.

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List of notable contemporary artists

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