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Famous Artists

Explore our selection of internationally renowned artists, your safest bets in terms of quality and investment. These photographers, painters and sculptors are shaping history of art with impressive technique and their emotionally powerful works. Known by all, you'll spot their names in the most prestigious museums and private collections around the world. You can't go wrong with these works!


Whether photographers, painters or sculptors, these artists have marked the history of art through their great technical mastery and innovative artworks.

On Artsper you'll find several masterpieces from contemporary and modern art. Discover the works of the great master of surrealism, Salvador Dali. Almost as famous for his extravagant personality than he is for his innovative artworks, Salvador Dali reinvents the worlds of desire, sexuality and imagination. Explore the iconic photographs of the photographer Helmut Newton. His black and white photographs which often focus only on one model are deliberately sexual and illustrate the fluidity between different genres and address taboo themes such as sadomasochism and fetishism.

Follow in the footsteps of Keith Haring, whose first works were drawn in chalk on black advertising boards in New York's subways, or discover the voluptuous female forms found in Niki de Saint Phalle's sculpture. Often associated with the new realism movement, the art of the French artist's work developed in several directions, influenced by her lived experiences. Her works incorporates parts of her personal history. 

If you're looking for a surrealist work, why not snap up a Man Ray photograph? A contemporary and a friend of Marcel Duchamp revolutionised the world of photography. After having also tried Dadaism, he devoted himself to this medium and discovered solarisation which allowed him to develop his artistic approach. If you'd rather something cheerful and colourful then take a look at the psychedelic work of neo-pop artist Takashi Murakami. Its kawai characters and bright colours will undoubtedly brighten up your home. Last, but definitely not least, there are the kings of pop art, Andy Warhol and Roy Liechtenstein, who helped to reinvent and alter the course of art history in the sixties. 

Don't wait any longer to discover our selection of internationally famous artists whose artworks are valuable on the art market. Known to all collectors and connoisseurs, their works are exhibited in the world's most prestigious museums and in the most beautiful private collections. From abstract to figurative, there's something for everyone!  You can't go wrong with a stunning original work or print by a great painter or a great sculptor, so don't hesitate to treat yourself!

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Takashi Murakami

Japan

Mr. Brainwash

United States

Shepard Fairey (Obey)

United States

JonOne

United States

JR

France

Salvador Dali

Spain

Victor Vasarely

Hungary

Robert Combas

France

Joan Miró

Spain

Jef Aérosol

France

Peter Klasen

Germany

Bert Stern

United States

Mel Ramos

United States

Antoni Tapies

Spain

Pablo Picasso

Spain

Helmut Newton

Germany

Egon Schiele

Austria

Valerio Adami

Italy

Richard Orlinski

France

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Bulgaria

Miss Tic

France

Philippe Pasqua

France

Arman

France

Karel Appel

Netherlands

Hervé Di Rosa

France

Max Ernst

Germany

Erró

Iceland

Sam Francis

United States

Antonio Segui

Argentina

René Magritte

Belgium

Gottfried Salzmann

Austria

Hassan Hajjaj

Morocco

César Baldaccini

France

Bernard Pras

France

Eduardo Arroyo

Spain

Liu Bolin

China

Corneille

Netherlands

Bernard Buffet

France

Marc Chagall

France

Hans Hartung

Germany

Thomas Ruff

Germany

Pei-Ming Yan

China

Pierre Alechinsky

Belgium

Blek Le Rat

France

Julian Schnabel

United States

Yaacov Agam

Israel

Larry Clark

United States

Sonia Delaunay

Ukraine

Alexander Calder

United States

Patrick Rubinstein

France

Jacques Villeglé

France

Julio Le Parc

Argentina

Invader

France

Nobuyoshi Araki

Japan

Miquel Barceló

Spain

Vassily Kandinsky

Russian Federation

Thomas Campbell

United States

Damien Hirst

United Kingdom

Eduardo Chillida

Spain

Zao Wou-Ki

China