12 Notable alumni of
Cleveland Institute of Art

Cleveland Institute of Art is 2915th in the world, 979th in North America, and 928th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 12 notable alumni from Cleveland Institute of Art sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Brian Michael Bendis

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    Brian Michael Bendis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    comics artistwriterdirector
    Biography

    Brian Michael Bendis is an American comic book writer and artist. He has won five Eisner Awards for both his creator-owned work and his work on various Marvel Comics books.

  2. Brian Azzarello

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    Brian Azzarello
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    comics artistwriterscreenwriternovelist
    Biography

    Brian Azzarello is an American comic book writer and screenwriter. He came to prominence with the hardboiled crime series 100 Bullets, published by DC Comics' mature-audience imprint Vertigo. In 2011, he became the writer of DC's relaunched Wonder Woman series.

  3. Marsden Hartley

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    Marsden Hartley
    Born in
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    Years
    1877-1943 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    painterpoetjournalistdrawer
    Biography

    Marsden Hartley was an American Modernist painter, poet, and essayist. Hartley developed his painting abilities by observing Cubist artists in Paris and Berlin.

  4. Viktor Schreckengost

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    Viktor Schreckengost
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1906-2008 (aged 102)
    Occupations
    ceramicistpainterartist
    Biography

    Viktor Schreckengost was an American industrial designer as well as a teacher, sculptor, and artist. His wide-ranging work included noted pottery designs, industrial design, bicycle design and seminal research on radar feedback. Schreckengost's peers included designers Raymond Loewy, Norman Bel Geddes, Eva Zeisel, and Russel Wright.

  5. A. Victor Donahey

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    A. Victor Donahey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1873-1946 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Alvin Victor Donahey was a Democratic Party politician from Ohio. Donahey was the 50th Governor of Ohio and a United States Senator from Ohio.

  6. Manuel Bromberg

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    Manuel Bromberg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1917-.. (age 104)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Manuel Abraham Bromberg is an American artist and Professor Emeritus of Art, at the State University of New York at New Paltz. He was a 1946 Guggenheim Fellow.

  7. Ray Burggraf

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    Ray Burggraf
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Ray L. Burggraf is an artist, color theorist, and Emeritus Professor of Fine Arts at Florida State University. According to Roald Nasgaard, Burggraf's paintings exhibit "visual excitation...pulsating patterns, vibrating after-images, weird illusionistic spaces, multifocal opticality, executed with knife-edge precision...crisp and elegant and radiant with light." From a historical perspective, Burggraf's work is "nature evocative...reach back to the modernist landscape tradition of the Impressionists and of Neo-impressionists like Seurat, who, in the late-nineteenth century immersed themselves in the color theories of Chevreul and Rood" (Roald Nasgaard; former Chief Curator, Art Gallery of Ontario, 2006).

  8. Martha Elizabeth Burchfield Richter

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    Martha Elizabeth Burchfield Richter
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1924-1977 (aged 53)
    Occupations
    watercolorist
    Biography

    Martha Elizabeth Burchfield Richter was an American watercolorist, the daughter of artist Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967). Similarly to her father, Burchfield had an affinity for flowering plants, trees and landscapes. She painted almost exclusively with watercolors and is known for her depictions of nature throughout the seasons, and landscapes of rural America. She is known by the customary signature "M. Burchfield" on all her paintings. Including those painted after the change of her surname following her marriage in 1946 to Henry Richter.

  9. Judy Takács

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    Judy Takács
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Judy Takács is a contemporary figurative painter, known for her realistic paintings from her ongoing, traveling portrait series, Chicks with Balls: Judy Takács paints unsung female heroes. “Takács is a figurative artist who tells stories about people who have something uplifting to share.” She is an elected member of, and sits on the board of the Allied Artists of America in the position of Social Media Chair. In 2018, Takács was elected to membership in the Salmagundi Art Club and the Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club in New York City. She writes for the blog of the Portrait Society of America. She lives and works in Solon, Ohio.

  10. Bob Paul Kane

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    Bob Paul Kane
    Years
    1937-2013 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Bob Paul Kane was an American painter known for his gestural style, vibrant colors, and festive subject matter.

  11. Victor Kord

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    Victor Kord
    Born in
    Romania Flag Romania
    Years
    1935-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Victor George Kord American painter and educator. He currently maintains a studio and exhibits in New York City. He previously served as art department chair for several major universities, and remains professor emeritus of painting at Cornell University Department of Art.

  12. Gertrude L. Pew

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    Gertrude L. Pew
    Years
    1876-1949 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Gertrude L. Pew Robinson was an American artist who specialized in painting miniatures.