Pipilotti Rist

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Pipilotti Elisabeth Rist (born 21 June 1962) is a Swiss visual artist best known for creating experimental video art and installation art. Her work is often described as surreal, intimate, abstract art, having a preoccupation with the female body. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pipilotti Rist has received more than 204,705 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Pipilotti Rist is the 1,351st most popular painter (down from 1,188th in 2019), the 436th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 334th in 2019) and the 27th most popular Swiss Painter.

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Among painters, Pipilotti Rist ranks 1,351 out of 1,428Before her are L. S. Lowry, Julian Fałat, Gerald Scarfe, Alfred John Keene, Peter Scott, and Francesco Clemente. After her are Theodor Pallady, Peter Perez Burdett, Charles Dana Gibson, Sidney Nolan, Haddon Sundblom, and R. B. Kitaj.

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Among people born in 1962, Pipilotti Rist ranks 214Before her are Eddie Izzard, Gunde Svan, David Zayas, Peter Berg, Mic Michaeli, and Vivian Campbell. After her are Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Bruno Pelletier, Jon Stewart, Mizan Zainal Abidin of Terengganu, Eriq La Salle, and Lee Arenberg.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Pipilotti Rist ranks 436 out of 749Before her are Carl Meissner (1800), Adolf Muschg (1934), Eugen Meier (1930), Alphons Egli (1924), Bernhard Russi (1948), and Martin Suter (1948). After her are Toni Branca (1916), Bernard Challandes (1951), Ciriaco Sforza (1970), Vreni Schneider (1964), Marcel Koller (1960), and Josef Ackermann (1948).

Among PAINTERS In Switzerland

Among painters born in Switzerland, Pipilotti Rist ranks 27Before her are Adolf Wölfli (1864), Jacques-Laurent Agasse (1767), Salomon Gessner (1730), Hans Erni (1909), Alexandre Calame (1810), and Bertha Wegmann (1847). After her are Elizabeth Thompson (1846).