Yale Architecture & Visual Artby Sylviastel | created - 05 Sep 2014 | updated - 05 Sep 2014 | Public
Graham Arader (BA Economics 1972) rare map & print dealer.
Theophilus Brown; painter.
Norman Carlberg; sculptor, director of the Rinehart School of Sculptor.
Brian D'Amato (BA 1984) novelist & sculptor.
Edward D. Dart (BA 1949) architect.
Rackstraw Downes (BFA 1963; MFA 1964) painter.
Paul Fontaine (BFA 1935) painter.
Ann Gale (MFA 1991) painter; professor at the University of Washington School of Art.
John Graham Jr.
Dan Friedman; graphic designer.
John Graham Jr. (BA 1931) architect; designer of the Space Needle in the Seattle, Washington.
Amin Gulgee (BA 1987) Pakistani metal sculptor, jewelry designer; son of famed artist, Gulgee.
William Harlan Hale (BA 1931) writer, journalist, editor.
Erwin Hauer; sculptor.
Barkley Hendricks (BFA 1970, MFA 1972) painter.
Sujata Keshavan (MFA 1987) graphic designer.
Jack Lembeck (MFA 1970) painter & sculptor.
Joshua Meyer (BA 1996) painter.
Hally Pancer (MFA 1998) photographer.
Joshua Prince Ramus (BA 1991) architect.
Leo Rubinfien (MFA 1976) photographer.
Michael T. Williams (MFA 1968) artist; first African American included in the H.W. Janson History of Art.
Carlos Zedillo Velasco (BA 2008) Architect, vice president of Infonavti Mexico.
1. Josef Albers
Self | The Visual Scene
Josef Albers was born on March 19, 1888 in Bottrop, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He was married to Annie Albers. He died on March 25, 1976 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
BA 1989, video & installation artist.
6. Steven Brill
Producer | Court TV
BA 1972; JD 1975; founder of Court TV and The American Lawyer.
7. Chuck Close
Director | Bob
MFA 1964; painter
Director | Reflective Light
MFA 1988; photographer.
11. Norman Foster
Norman Foster was born on June 1, 1935 in Manchester, England. He is married to Elena Ochoa. They have one child. He was previously married to Sabiha Rumani Malik and Wendy Cheesman.
M.Arch 1961; architect.
12. Brendan Gill
Writer | Playdate
Brendan Gill was born on October 4, 1914 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. He was a writer, known for Playdate (1961), New York: A Documentary Film (1999) and Broadway: The American Musical (2004). He was married to Anne Barnard. He died on December 27, 1997 in New York City, New York, USA.
BA 1936; architect, writer, & critic.
14. Nancy Graves
Nancy Graves was born on December 23, 1939 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA. She was married to Avery L. Smith and Richard Serra. She died on October 21, 1995 in New York City, New York, USA.
17. Maya Lin
Maya Lin was born on October 5, 1959 in Athens, Ohio, USA.
BA 1981; M.Arch 1986; honorary Ph.D. 1987; architect; best known for the Vietnam Memorial, subject of the Oscar winning documentary, Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision.
Director | Dior: Terminal 3
MFA 1979; photographer
20. Brice Marden
Brice Marden was born on October 15, 1938 in Bronxville, New York, USA as Nicholas Brice Marden. He has been married to Helen Harrington since January 1968. They have two children. He was previously married to Pauline Baez.
MFA 1963; painter.
21. Malerie Marder
Actress | Monsters in the Closet
Malerie Marder is an actress, known for Monsters in the Closet (1994).
MFA 1998; photographer
22. Scott Pask
Art_department | Trees Lounge
MFA 1997; scenic designer, Tony Award for "The Pillowman."
MFA 1971; sculptor.
24. Richard Rogers
Richard Rogers was born on July 23, 1933 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Richard George Rogers.
M. Arch 1962; architect; 2007 Pritzker Prize Winner.
25. Mark Rothko
Art_department | American Gothic
Mark Rothko was born on September 25, 1903 in Dvinsk, Russian Empire as Marcus Rothkowitz. He is known for his work on American Gothic (2016) and The New York School (1972). He was married to Mary Alice Beistle. He died on February 25, 1970 in New York, USA.
Class of 1924; painter.
26. Eero Saarinen
Actor | Isänmaan toivot
B. Arch 1934; architect best known for the St. Louis Gateway Arch.
27. Richard Serra
Actor | Cremaster 3
Richard Serra was born on November 2, 1939 in San Francisco, California, USA. He is a director and actor, known for Cremaster 3 (2002), Image Union (1978) and Television Delivers People (1973). He has been married to Clara Weyergraf since 1981.
BFA MFA 1964; sculptor.
Self | New York: A Documentary Film
Robert A.M. Stern was born on May 23, 1939 in New York City, New York, USA as Robert Arthur Morton Stern. He is known for his work on New York: A Documentary Film (1999), Mies (1986) and The Once and Future Pariser Platz: A Square in Berlin Comes Back (1999).
M. Arch 1965; architect, current dean at Yale School of Architecture.
30. Garry Trudeau
Writer | A Doonesbury Special
Garry Trudeau was born on July 21, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA as Garretson Beekman Trudeau. He is a writer and producer, known for A Doonesbury Special (1977), Tanner '88 (1988) and Alpha House (2013). He has been married to Jane Pauley since June 14, 1980. They have three children.
BA 1970; MFA 1973; Doonesbury cartoonist.