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  • Marty Balin (1942 - 2018)
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  • George Biddle (1885 - 1973)
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  • David Fielding Gough BOYD , Artist, Sculptor, Ceramic Artist (1924 - 2011)
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  • Edward Steichen (1879 - 1973)
    Edward Jean Steichen (March 27, 1879 – March 25, 1973) was an American photographer, painter, and art gallery and museum curator. Steichen was the most frequently featured photographer in Alfred Stie...
  • John Waters, cult film director
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For modern artists prior to World War II, please see New and Modern Masters. 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.

List of notable contemporary artists

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