Jannis Kounellis

1936 - 2017

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Jannis Kounellis (Greek: Γιάννης Κουνέλλης; 23 March 1936 – 16 February 2017) was a Greek Italian artist based in Rome. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jannis Kounellis has received more than 137,807 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Jannis Kounellis is the 628th most popular painter (down from 562nd in 2019), the 365th most popular biography from Greece (down from 318th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Greek Painter.

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Among painters, Jannis Kounellis ranks 628 out of 1,428Before him are Jan Asselijn, Giovanni di Paolo, Karl von Piloty, Masaaki Hatsumi, Godfrey Kneller, and Frans Floris. After him are Max Pechstein, Bruce Nauman, Théophile Steinlen, Leonid Pasternak, Apollodorus, and Tsuguharu Foujita.

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Among people born in 1936, Jannis Kounellis ranks 116Before him are Nicos Poulantzas, Tuncel Kurtiz, Abdul Qadeer Khan, Leonel Sánchez, Solomon Burke, and James Mirrlees. After him are Koji Sasaki, Aleida March, A. B. Yehoshua, Charles Dutoit, Frances Shand Kydd, and J. Michael Bishop. Among people deceased in 2017, Jannis Kounellis ranks 106Before him are Albert Speer, Colin Dexter, Magdalena Abakanowicz, Loalwa Braz, Dick Bruna, and Violet Brown. After him are Don Rickles, Peter Abrahams, Tomas Milian, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Christine Keeler, and Pierre Henry.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Jannis Kounellis ranks 365 out of 855Before him are Glaucus of Corinth (null), Lais of Corinth (-400), Hellanicus of Lesbos (-490), Agis I (null), Peucestas (-390), and Diagoras of Rhodes (-500). After him are Apollodorus (-500), Callicratidas (-500), Aspasia Manos (1896), Peithon (-355), William of Villehardouin (1300), and Yanis Varoufakis (1961).

Among PAINTERS In Greece

Among painters born in Greece, Jannis Kounellis ranks 5Before him are El Greco (1541), Giorgio de Chirico (1888), Agatharchus (-500), and Nikolaos Gyzis (1842). After him are Apollodorus (-500), Euphranor (-301), and Amasis Painter (-550).