Robert Indiana

1928 - 2018

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Robert Indiana (born Robert Clark; September 13, 1928 – May 19, 2018) was an American artist associated with the pop art movement. His "LOVE" print, first created for the Museum of Modern Art's Christmas card in 1965, was the basis for his 1970 Love sculpture and the widely distributed 1973 United States Postal Service "LOVE" stamp. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Indiana has received more than 436,015 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Indiana is the 49th most popular artist (down from 42nd in 2019), the 2,912th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,382nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular American Artist.

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Among artists, Robert Indiana ranks 49 out of 77Before him are Bruno Munari, Marianne Brandt, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, Judy Chicago, William Etty, and Vito Acconci. After him are Gottfried Helnwein, Yoshitaka Amano, Damien Hirst, Carlos Páez Vilaró, Gilbert Baker, and Mary Blair.

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Among people born in 1928, Robert Indiana ranks 185Before him are Eugene Merle Shoemaker, Ali Kafi, Bill Mollison, Veljko Bulajić, Ralph Waite, and Peter Hans Kolvenbach. After him are Édouard Molinaro, Nicolas Roeg, Édouard Glissant, Ernest Simoni, Horace Silver, and Nodar Dumbadze. Among people deceased in 2018, Robert Indiana ranks 129Before him are Ola Ullsten, Raymond Chow, Sergio Marchionne, Darío Castrillón Hoyos, Katherine MacGregor, and Đỗ Mười. After him are Nicolas Roeg, Odvar Nordli, Moshé Mizrahi, David C. H. Austin, Nicole Fontaine, and Kirin Kiki.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Indiana ranks 2,912 out of 15,968Before him are Waylon Jennings (1937), Blake Lively (1987), Philip Baker Hall (1931), Liev Schreiber (1967), Wally Schirra (1923), and Elmore Leonard (1925). After him are Robert Mulligan (1925), Archie Shepp (1937), Richard Hartshorne (1899), Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr. (1915), Barbara Bain (1931), and Dorothy Dandridge (1922).

Among ARTISTS In United States

Among artists born in United States, Robert Indiana ranks 11Before him are Jeff Koons (1955), Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960), Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848), James Montgomery Flagg (1877), Judy Chicago (1939), and Vito Acconci (1940). After him are Gilbert Baker (1951), Mary Blair (1911), Gordon Matta-Clark (1943), Carolee Schneemann (1939), Dan Graham (1942), and Alex Grey (1953).