* DISCLAIMER: The world is full of artists. Here is a small but ever-expanding selection of some. I am trying to stay 'contemporary' here and provide a mix both in discipline and notoriety. *

 

A/ Janine Antoni / Marina Abramovic / Vito Acconci / Bas Jan Ader / Carl Andre / Laurie Anderson / Cory Arcangel

B/ Matthew Barney / Louise Bourgeois / Kendall Buster / John Von Bergen / Aideen Barry / John Baldessari / Chris Burden / Kendall Buster

C/ Maurizio Cattelan / Jake and Dinos Chapman / Sophie Calle / Janet Cardiff / Nick Cave / John Chamberlain / Christo and Jeanne Claude / Jedediah Caesar / Annet Couwenberg

D/ Marley Dawson / Tara Donovan / Richard Deacon / Walter De Maria

E/ Olafur Eliasson / Tracey Emin

F/ Urs Fischer / Gabríela Friðriksdóttir / Tom Friedman / Dan Flavin / Marit Følstad

G/ Shaun Gladwell / Felix-Gonzalez-Torres / Julie Grosche / Cai Guo-Qiang / Theaster Gates

H/ Roni Horn / Laura Butler Hughes / Thomas Hirschhorn / Camille Henrot / Pierre Huyghe / Eva Hesse / Damien Hirst / Tim Hawkinson / Christian Holstad / Jenny Holzer / Ann Hamilton / Fritz Haeg / Bethan Huws

I/ 

J/ Donald Judd

K/ Terrence Koh / Anish Kapoor / Jeff Koons / Yaoi Kusama / Alicja Kwade / Mike Kelley / Cindy Cheng

L/ Wolfgang Laib / Sol LeWitt / Sarah Lucas

M/ Michael Jones Mckean / Christian Marclay / Ledelle Moe / Ron Mueck / Paul McCarthy / Ryan McGinley

N/ Ernesto Neto / Bruce Nauman

O/ Yoko Ono / Gabriel Orozco / Helio Oiticica / Claes Oldenburg

P/ Chloe Piene / Richard Prince / Charlemagne Palestine / Paul Pfeiffer / Cornelia Parker / Paola Pivi / Puppies Puppies / Aine Phillips

Q/ Marc Quinn  

R/ Jason Rhoades / Dario Robleto / Sterling Ruby / Michael Rakowitz / Mika Rottenberg 

S/ Kiki Smith / Sarah Sze / Richard Serra / Katrín Sigurðardóttir / Shoplifter / Sandy Skoglund / Thomas Schütte / Michael Snow / Tom Sachs / David Shrigley / Miriam Songster / Timur Si-Qin / Fred Sandback

T/ James Turrell / Rirkrit Tiravanija / Anne Truitt

U/ Francis Upritchard

V/ Banks Violette

W/ Ai Weiwei / Wickerham and Lomax / Rachel Whiteread / Rebecca Warren / Kara Walker

X/

Y/ Anicka Yi

Z/ Andrea Zittel / 

 

RESOURCES FOR FINDING MORE ARTISTS:

https://www.wpadc.org/

http://www.bakerartist.org/

http://www.ubuweb.com/

http://rhizome.org/

https://www.moma.org/

https://www.artforum.com/

https://hyperallergic.com/

http://www.artfcity.com

http://www.dismagazine.com

http://www.artinamericamagazine.com/