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Mike Kelley

1954 - 2012

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Michael Kelley (October 27, 1954 – c. January 31, 2012) was an American artist. His work involved found objects, textile banners, drawings, assemblage, collage, performance and video. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mike Kelley has received more than 16,873 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Mike Kelley is the 1,670th most popular painter (down from 1,408th in 2019), the 9,392nd most popular biography from United States (up from 10,222nd in 2019) and the 124th most popular American Painter.

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.91

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  • 2.41

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Among painters, Mike Kelley ranks 1,670 out of 1,421Before him are Thomas Baines, J. Alden Weir, William Duesbury, Kiki Smith, N. C. Wyeth, and George Caleb Bingham. After him are Maja Berezowska, James Thornhill, Thalia Flora-Karavia, Thomas Doughty, Kenyon Cox, and Thomas Pollock Anshutz.

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Among people born in 1954, Mike Kelley ranks 443Before him are Bruce Hornsby, Luc-Adolphe Tiao, Gerónimo Barbadillo, Philippe Bergeroo, Jim Duggan, and Hideki Maeda. After him are Verner Lička, V. K. Sasikala, Herbert Zimmermann, Louisa Hanoune, Adam Ant, and Yuji Horii. Among people deceased in 2012, Mike Kelley ranks 378Before him are Aldo Maldera, Mitch Lucker, Ruy de Freitas, Charles Colson, Fontella Bass, and Boris Razinsky. After him are Janice E. Voss, Michael O'Hare, Terry Callier, Slater Martin, Deborah Raffin, and Johnny Otis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mike Kelley ranks 9,392 out of 18,182Before him are Edwin Hawkins (1943), Terry Bisson (1942), Jim Duggan (1954), Janice Rule (1931), Jeannie Pepper (1958), and Larry Miller (1953). After him are Virginia Christine (1920), Robert Tappan Morris (1965), Elizabeth Peña (1959), Bess Meredyth (1890), Richie Kotzen (1970), and Angus King (1944).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, Mike Kelley ranks 124Before him are Eugene J. Martin (1938), Thomas Dewing (1851), Cecilia Beaux (1855), J. Alden Weir (1852), N. C. Wyeth (1882), and George Caleb Bingham (1811). After him are Thomas Doughty (1793), Kenyon Cox (1856), Thomas Pollock Anshutz (1851), Frank Weston Benson (1862), John La Farge (1835), and Edwin Lord Weeks (1849).