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Born in 1930 in the Parisian suburbs, Niki de Saint Phalle was a French-American artist, filmmaker, author and artist, known in particular for her work in painting and sculpture. Saint Phalle's plastic sculptures are globally recognized for their exaggerated features and vibrant use of color to address questions of gender, race, religious identity and social politics. Her most famous pieces include her iconic figure entitled “Nana," her depiction of the “Sun God" and “The Monster of Soisy."

Over the course of her career, the artist's work was featured in exhibitions worldwide, and her work continues to be included in collections today. Some of the most notable exhibitions of Saint Phalle's career include “Comparison: Peinture-Sculpture at the Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville" in Paris, “Les Nanas au Pouvoir" held at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, and “From Niki Matthews to Niki de Saint Phalle" at The Sprengel Museum in Paris. 


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Le Chat Vase, Niki de Saint Phalle

Le Chat Vase

Niki de Saint Phalle

Sculpture - 31 x 40 x 22 cm

$37,597

Méchant Méchant - Le Monstre, Niki de Saint Phalle

Méchant Méchant - Le Monstre

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 65 x 105 cm

$2,764

La sortie de l'école, Niki de Saint Phalle

La sortie de l'école

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 76 x 56 cm

$2,433

L'Impératrice, Niki de Saint Phalle

L'Impératrice

Niki de Saint Phalle

Sculpture - 31 x 47 x 27 cm

$88,464

Rêve d'une jeune fille, Niki de Saint Phalle

Rêve d'une jeune fille

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 48 x 65 cm

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Nana Power: Monster I, Niki de Saint Phalle

Nana Power: Monster I

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 76 x 56 x 0.1 cm

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Méchant Méchant - Le Monstre, Niki de Saint Phalle

Méchant Méchant - Le Monstre

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 105 x 65 cm

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Lettre d'amour à mon amour, Niki de Saint Phalle

Lettre d'amour à mon amour

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 60 x 40 x 0.2 cm

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La sortie d'école, Niki de Saint Phalle

La sortie d'école

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 76 x 56 x 1 cm

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Musée olympique Lausanne, Niki de Saint Phalle

Musée olympique Lausanne

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 56.5 x 76.5 cm

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Hommage à la vie, Niki de Saint Phalle

Hommage à la vie

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 81.5 x 57 cm

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I dreamt I was in Arizona, Niki de Saint Phalle

I dreamt I was in Arizona

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 50 x 65 cm

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Méchant monstre, Niki de Saint Phalle

Méchant monstre

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 65 x 105 x 0.2 cm

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Dear Diana I had a marvelous time, Niki de Saint Phalle

Dear Diana I had a marvelous time

Niki de Saint Phalle

Print - 56 x 75 cm

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L’ange vase, Niki de Saint Phalle

L’ange vase

Niki de Saint Phalle

Sculpture - 100 x 52 x 37 cm

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Who is the artist?

Born in 1930 in the Parisian suburbs, Niki de Saint Phalle was a French-American artist, filmmaker, author and artist, known in particular for her work in painting and sculpture. Saint Phalle's plastic sculptures are globally recognized for their exaggerated features and vibrant use of color to address questions of gender, race, religious identity and social politics. Her most famous pieces include her iconic figure entitled “Nana," her depiction of the “Sun God" and “The Monster of Soisy."

Over the course of her career, the artist's work was featured in exhibitions worldwide, and her work continues to be included in collections today. Some of the most notable exhibitions of Saint Phalle's career include “Comparison: Peinture-Sculpture at the Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville" in Paris, “Les Nanas au Pouvoir" held at the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, and “From Niki Matthews to Niki de Saint Phalle" at The Sprengel Museum in Paris. 

What is Niki de Saint Phalle’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: Performing Artists, Neo-Dada

When was Niki de Saint Phalle born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1930