Bruce Nauman

1941 - Today

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Bruce Nauman (born December 6, 1941) is an American artist. His practice spans a broad range of media including sculpture, photography, neon, video, drawing, printmaking, and performance. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bruce Nauman has received more than 367,856 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Bruce Nauman is the 630th most popular painter (down from 595th in 2019), the 2,129th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,856th in 2019) and the 26th most popular American Painter.

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Among painters, Bruce Nauman ranks 630 out of 1,428Before him are Karl von Piloty, Masaaki Hatsumi, Godfrey Kneller, Frans Floris, Jannis Kounellis, and Max Pechstein. After him are Théophile Steinlen, Leonid Pasternak, Apollodorus, Tsuguharu Foujita, Catharina van Hemessen, and Charlotte Salomon.

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Among people born in 1941, Bruce Nauman ranks 122Before him are David Gross, Eduardo Duhalde, David Warner, Raúl Ruiz, M. Stanley Whittingham, and Maurice White. After him are Liamine Zéroual, Rached Ghannouchi, Infante Alfonso of Spain, Adrian Lyne, Chubby Checker, and Otto Sander.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bruce Nauman ranks 2,129 out of 15,968Before him are Philly Joe Jones (1923), Leland H. Hartwell (1939), Lizzie Borden (1860), King Oliver (1881), Charles W. Morris (1903), and David Packard (1912). After him are Cannonball Adderley (1928), Jack Johnson (1878), Jennifer Lawrence (1990), Bill Tilden (1893), Don Rickles (1926), and Sela Ward (1956).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Bruce Nauman ranks 26Before him are Allan Kaprow (1927), Frank Stella (1936), Andrew Wyeth (1917), Thomas Eakins (1844), Lee Krasner (1908), and Carl Andre (1935). After him are Donald Judd (1928), Dorothea Tanning (1910), Cindy Sherman (1954), Will Sampson (1933), Benjamin West (1738), and George Segal (1924).