Walter De Maria

1935 - 2013

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Walter Joseph De Maria (October 1, 1935 – July 25, 2013) was an American artist, sculptor, illustrator and composer, who lived and worked in New York City. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter De Maria has received more than 184,466 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Walter De Maria is the 98th most popular sculptor (up from 123rd in 2019), the 2,838th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,694th in 2019) and the 7th most popular American Sculptor.

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Among sculptors, Walter De Maria ranks 98 out of 190Before him are Antonio Rossellino, Lorenzo Bartolini, John Flaxman, Georg Rafael Donner, Properzia de' Rossi, and Dan Flavin. After him are Germain Pilon, Daniel Buren, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, Anna Mahler, Hendrick de Keyser, and Adam Kraft.

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Among people born in 1935, Walter De Maria ranks 141Before him are Helmut Lachenmann, Don Norman, Inger Christensen, Mohamed Choukri, Roger B. Chaffee, and Charles Koch. After him are Samak Sundaravej, Ghita Nørby, Lajos Tichy, Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, Michael Walzer, and Kurt Westergaard. Among people deceased in 2013, Walter De Maria ranks 130Before him are Ronnie Biggs, Marie-Claire Alain, Álvaro Mutis, Sergiu Nicolaescu, Ali Kafi, and Aslan Usoyan. After him are Julie Harris, Mariangela Melato, Manolo Escobar, Elmore Leonard, Scott Carpenter, and Édouard Molinaro.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walter De Maria ranks 2,838 out of 15,968Before him are Maggie Gyllenhaal (1977), John Milnor (1931), Marian Anderson (1897), Octavia Spencer (1972), Larry Niven (1938), and S. S. Van Dine (1888). After him are Dita Von Teese (1972), John B. Kelly Sr. (1889), Eva Longoria (1975), Edwin H. Land (1909), Moses Malone (1955), and Charles Jencks (1939).

Among SCULPTORS In United States

Among sculptors born in United States, Walter De Maria ranks 7Before him are Alexander Calder (1898), Robert Smithson (1938), Isamu Noguchi (1904), Robert Morris (1931), Dennis Oppenheim (1938), and Dan Flavin (1933). After him are Anna Coleman Ladd (1878), Jacob Epstein (1880), Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney (1875), Edmonia Lewis (1844), Daniel Chester French (1850), and Dale Chihuly (1941).