James Turrell

1943 - Today

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James Turrell (born May 6, 1943) is an American artist known for his work within the Light and Space movement. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Turrell has received more than 775,344 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). James Turrell is the 1,069th most popular painter (down from 1,064th in 2019), the 3,864th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,931st in 2019) and the 46th most popular American Painter.

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Among painters, James Turrell ranks 1,069 out of 1,428Before him are George Hendrik Breitner, Gilbert Stuart, Romaine Brooks, Willem Drost, Philip de László, and Jean-Baptiste Debret. After him are Rudolf von Alt, Hermann Zapf, Roger Fry, Pablo Gargallo, Jacques-Émile Blanche, and Pieter Pourbus.

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Among people born in 1943, James Turrell ranks 239Before him are William Calley, Roberto Micheletti, Tuesday Weld, Akinori Nakayama, Tim Hunt, and Valerie Perrine. After him are Randall Duk Kim, Osamu Dezaki, Giovanni Goria, Iñaki Sáez, Peter Hyams, and Lobo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Turrell ranks 3,864 out of 15,968Before him are Jennie Garth (1972), Eric Carle (1929), Ray Wise (1947), Friz Freleng (1906), Mehmet Oz (1960), and Seann William Scott (1976). After him are Richard C. Tolman (1881), Carlos Lopes (1947), Tony Goldwyn (1960), Eric Dane (1972), Virginia Madsen (1961), and John Perkins (1945).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, James Turrell ranks 46Before him are Gutzon Borglum (1867), Henry Hill (1943), Joseph Cornell (1903), Franz Kline (1910), Richard Estes (1932), and Gilbert Stuart (1755). After him are Frederick Arthur Bridgman (1847), John Baldessari (1931), Jim Dine (1935), John Singleton Copley (1738), Edwin Austin Abbey (1852), and Adolph Gottlieb (1903).