Joseph Kosuth

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Joseph Kosuth (; born January 31, 1945), an American conceptual artist, lives in New York and London, after having resided in various cities in Europe, including Ghent and Rome. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Kosuth has received more than 231,413 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Joseph Kosuth is the 367th most popular painter (up from 445th in 2019), the 1,200th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,411th in 2019) and the 11th most popular American Painter.

Joseph Kosuth is most famous for his work in conceptual art and installation art. He is best known for his "One and Three Chairs" installation, which was created in 1969.

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Among painters, Joseph Kosuth ranks 367 out of 1,428Before him are Baldassare Peruzzi, Lucio Fontana, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Erich Heckel, Paul Sérusier, and Leonora Carrington. After him are Francesco Albani, Max Klinger, Cosimo Tura, François Clouet, Lovis Corinth, and Matthäus Merian.

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Among people born in 1945, Joseph Kosuth ranks 58Before him are Bryan Ferry, Pete Townshend, Adly Mansour, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, Linda Hunt, and Bette Midler. After him are Carmen Maura, Anselm Kiefer, Debbie Harry, Marsha P. Johnson, Laurent Gbagbo, and Jeremy Rifkin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joseph Kosuth ranks 1,200 out of 15,968Before him are Joseph Murray (1919), Eric Roberts (1956), Sam Walton (1918), Bette Midler (1945), Solomon R. Guggenheim (1861), and Brooke Shields (1965). After him are Vernon L. Smith (1927), John Dickson Carr (1906), Fredric Brown (1906), E. O. Wilson (1929), Andrew Dickson White (1832), and River Phoenix (1970).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Joseph Kosuth ranks 11Before him are Margaret Keane (1927), Georgia O'Keeffe (1887), Norman Rockwell (1894), Robert Rauschenberg (1925), James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834), and Lyonel Feininger (1871). After him are Grant Wood (1891), Jasper Johns (1930), Bob Ross (1942), Sol LeWitt (1928), Frederic Edwin Church (1826), and Cy Twombly (1928).