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Garry Winogrand
Artist
United States
1928 - 1984

Garry Winogrand was a street photographer known for his portrayal of the United States in the mid-20th century. John Szarkowski called ... read more

Georges Braque
Artist
France
1882 - 1963

Georges Braque was a major 20th-century French painter and sculptor who, along with Pablo Picasso, developed the art style known as ... read more

Georges de La Tour
Artist
France
1593 - 1652

Georges de La Tour was a French Baroque painter, who spent most of his working life in the Duchy of Lorraine, which was temporarily ... read more

Georges Rousse
Artist
France
1947 - 0

Georges Rousse is a French artist and photographer. He was born in 1947 in Paris, where he currently lives and works.

When he ... read more

Georges Seurat
Artist
France
1859 - 1891

Georges-Pierre Seurat was a French Post-Impressionist painter and draftsman. He is noted for his innovative use of drawing media and for ... read more

Germaine Krull
Artist
Germany
1897 - 1985

Germaine Luise Krull was a photographer and political activist. Described as "an especially outspoken example" of a group of early ... read more

Giorgio de Chirico
Artist
Italy
1888 - 1978

Giorgio de Chirico was a Greek-born Italian artist. In the years before World War I, he founded the scuola metafisica art movement, ... read more

Giorgione
Artist
Italy
1477 - 1510

Giorgione was an Italian painter of the High Renaissance in Venice, whose career was cut off by his death at a little over 30. Giorgione ... read more

Giotto
Artist
Italy
1266 - 1337

Giotto di Bondone was an Italian painter and architect from Florence in the late Middle Ages. He is generally considered the first in a ... read more

Giovanni Bellini
Artist
Italy
1430 - 1516

Giovanni Bellini was an Italian Renaissance painter, probably the best known of the Bellini family of Venetian painters. His father was ... read more

Giuseppe Penone
Artist
Italy
Born 3rd April 1947

Giuseppe Penone is an Italian artist. Penone started working professionally in 1968 in the Garessio forest, near where he was born. He ... read more

Gottfried Lindauer
Artist
Austria
1839 - 1926

Gottfried Lindauer was a Bohemian and later a New Zealand artist famous for his portraits including that of the Māori. He was born in ... read more

Guercino
Artist
Italy
1591 - 1666

Guercino was an Italian Baroque painter and draftsman from the region of Emilia, and active in Rome and Bologna. The vigorous naturalism ... read more

Guillermo Kuitca
Artist
Argentina
1961 - 1977

Guillermo Kuitca is an Argentinean artist who was born in Buenos Aires in 1961 and still live and work there. Kuitca's work has been ... read more

Gunter Damisch
Artist
Austria
1958 - 0

Gunter Damisch is an Austrian painter. He belongs to the New Wild movement, one of the most influential art movements in Europe since ... read more

Gustave Courbet
Artist
France
1819 - 1877

Gustave Courbet was a French painter who led the Realist movement in 19th-century French painting. The Realist movement bridged the ... read more

Gustave Doré
Artist
France
1832 - 1883

"Paul" Gustave Doré was a French artist, engraver, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving. He was born in ... read more

Gustave Klimt
Artist
Austria
1862 - 1918

Gustav Klimt was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. His primary ... read more

Gustave Moreau
Artist
France
1826 - 1898

Gustave Moreau was a French Symbolist painter whose main emphasis was the illustration of biblical and mythological figures. As a ... read more

Alberto Giacometti
Artist
Switzerland
1901 - 1966

Alberto Giacometti was a Swiss sculptor, painter, draughtsman and printmaker.

Interested in art from an early age, he went to ... read more

Anton Graff
Artist
Germany
1836 - 1913

Anton Graff was an eminent Swiss portrait artist. In 1753 he started studying painting at the art school of Johann Ulrich Schellenberg. ... read more

Antoni Gaudí
Artist
Spain
1852 - 1926

Antoni Gaudí i Cornet was a Spanish Catalan architect from Reus, who was the figurehead of Catalan Modernism. Gaudí's works reflect his ... read more

Arcimboldo
(Giuseppe Arcimboldo)
Artist
Italy
1527 - 1593

Giuseppe Arcimboldo was an Italian painter best known for creating imaginative portrait heads made entirely of such objects as fruits, ... read more

Brassaï
(Gyula Halász)
Artist
Hungary
1899 - 1984

Brassaï was a Hungarian photographer, sculptor, and filmmaker who rose to international fame in France in the 20th century. He was one ... read more

Canaletto
(Giovanni Antonio Canal)
Artist
Italy
1697 - 1768

Canaletto was an Italian painter of landscapes, or vedute, of Venice. He was also an important printmaker in etching.

He was ... read more

Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Artist
United Kingdom
1828 - 1882

Dante Gabriel Rossetti was an English poet, illustrator, painter and translator. He founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848 with ... read more

El Greco
Artist
Spain
1541 - 1614

El Greco was a painter, sculptor, and architect of the Spanish Renaissance. He usually signed his paintings in Greek letters with his ... read more

Emilio Greco
Artist
Italy
1913 - 1995

Emilio Greco was an Italian sculptor born in Catania, Sicily. His notable works include Monument to Pinocchio, 1953, at Collodi and ... read more

Erró
(Guðmundur Guðmundsson)
Artist
Iceland
Born 19th July 1932

Erró is probably the most famous Icelandic artist alive. He is a postmodern artist who studied art in Norway and in Italy, and has ... read more

Fra Angelico
(Guido di Pietro)
Artist
Italy
1395 - 1455

Fra Angelico was an Early Italian Renaissance painter. He was known to contemporaries as Fra Giovanni da Fiesole and Fra Giovanni ... read more

Francisco Goya
Artist
Spain
1746 - 1828

Francisco Goya was a Spanish romantic painter and printmaker regarded both as the last of the Old Masters and the first of the moderns. ... read more

Frank Gehry
Artist
Canada
1929 - 0

Frank Owen Gehry is an architect based in Los Angeles. A number of his buildings, including his private residence, have become world ... read more

Jean Baptiste Greuze
Artist
France
1725 - 1805

Jean-Baptiste Greuze was a French painter of portraits, genre scenes, and history painting. Greuze was born at Tournus, Burgundy. He is ... read more

Jean-Léon Gérôme
Artist
France
1824 - 1904

Jean-Léon Gérôme was a French painter and sculptor in the style now known as Academicism. The range of his oeuvre included historical ... read more

Juan Gris
Artist
Spain
1887 - 1927

Juan Gris was a Spanish painter and sculptor who lived and worked in France most of his life. Closely connected to the innovative ... read more

Karl Otto Götz
Artist
Germany
Born 22nd February 1914

Karl Otto Götz is a German artist who is best known for his spontaneous abstract painting in the Informel ('art without form') style. ... read more

Loris Gréaud
Artist
France
Born 1st January 1979

Loris Gréaud is a French plastician using several mediums as architecture or quantic mecanic. He is also a music producer and an ... read more

Masaccio
(Tommaso di Ser Giovanni di Simone)
Artist
Italy
1401 - 1428

Masaccio was the first great painter of the Quattrocento period of the Italian Renaissance. Masaccio died at twenty-six and little is ... read more

Paul Gauguin
Artist
France
1848 - 1903

Paul Gauguin was a leading French Post-Impressionist artist. Gauguin was later recognized for his experimental use of colors and ... read more

Renato Guttuso
Artist
Italy
1912 - 1987

Renato Guttuso was an Italian painter who also designed for the theatre and did illustrations for books. A fierce anti-Fascist, he ... read more

René Magritte
(René François Ghislain Magritte)
Artist
Belgium
1898 - 1967

René Magritte was a Belgian surrealist artist. He is mostly famous for his thought-provoking images and his surrealist perception of ... read more

Théodore Géricault
Artist
France
1791 - 1824

Théodore Géricault was an influential French painter and lithographer, known for The Raft of the Medusa and other paintings. Although he ... read more

Thomas Gainsborough
Artist
United Kingdom
1727 - 1788

Thomas Gainsborough was an English portrait and landscape painter. He was the youngest son of John Gainsborough, a weaver and, in 1740, ... read more

Vincent van Gogh
Artist
Netherlands
1853 - 1890

Vincent van Gogh was a Dutch post-Impressionist painter whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty and bold color, had ... read more

Walter Gropius
Artist
Germany
1883 - 1969

Walter Adolph Georg Gropius was a German architect and founder of the Bauhaus School, who, along with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Le ... read more