Niki de Saint Phalle

1930 - 2002

Niki de Saint Phalle

Niki de Saint Phalle (born Catherine-Marie-Agnès Fal de Saint Phalle, 29 October 1930 – 21 May 2002) was a French-American sculptor, painter, and filmmaker. Widely noted as one of the few female monumental sculptors, Saint Phalle was also known for her social commitment and work.She had a difficult and traumatic childhood and a multiply-disrupted education, which she wrote about many decades later. After an early marriage and two children, she began creating art in a naïve, experimental style. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Niki de Saint Phalle has received more than 543,843 page views. Her biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 155th most popular painter.

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Among painters, Niki de Saint Phalle ranks 155 out of 1,258Before her are André Derain, Robert Campin, Theo van Gogh, Filippino Lippi, Hugo van der Goes, and Sofonisba Anguissola. After her are Fra Bartolomeo, Ambrogio Lorenzetti, Eugène Boudin, Man Ray, Frédéric Bazille, and Jacob Jordaens.

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Among people born in 1930, Niki de Saint Phalle ranks 27Before her are Philippe Noiret, Harold Pinter, Anton LaVey, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Maximilian Schell, and Ion Iliescu. After her are Claude Chabrol, Silvana Mangano, Tu Youyou, Leon Cooper, Bernie Ecclestone, and Richard Harris. Among people deceased in 2002, Niki de Saint Phalle ranks 13Before her are Hans-Georg Gadamer, John Rawls, Billy Wilder, Traudl Junge, László Kubala, and Vavá. After her are Prince Claus of the Netherlands, Chuck Jones, James Coburn, Ivan Illich, Richard Harris, and Valeriy Lobanovskyi.

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In France

Among people born in France, Niki de Saint Phalle ranks 480 out of 4,109Before her are Joris-Karl Huysmans (1848), Robert I, Duke of Normandy (1010), Jacques Le Goff (1924), Gérard Philipe (1922), Charles Richet (1850), and Hippolyte Fizeau (1819). After her are Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot (1725), Jean Jaurès (1859), Henri, Count of Chambord (1820), Louis, Duke of Burgundy (1682), Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux (1636), and Jacques Hébert (1757).

Among PAINTERS In France

Among painters born in France, Niki de Saint Phalle ranks 45Before her are Robert Delaunay (1885), Jean Fouquet (1420), Francis Picabia (1879), Théodore Rousseau (1812), André Derain (1880), and Robert Campin (1375). After her are Eugène Boudin (1824), Frédéric Bazille (1841), Maurice de Vlaminck (1876), Gustave Caillebotte (1848), Maurice Utrillo (1883), and Jean Dubuffet (1901).

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