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Top 30 female artists

 Find the most established contemporary art artists worldwide, regardless of their preferred medium, such as painting, installation, drawing, sculpture, photography or video - ranked by attention since 2004, as measured by the method of Art Report.



ranking artist's name country lives in birth date born in medium total AR-points
1 Cindy Sherman US New York 1954 Glen Ridge photography 24490
 
2 Rosemarie Trockel DE Cologne 1952 Schwerte mixed media 21943
 
3 Louise Bourgeois FR New York 1911 Paris sculpture / plastik 21175
 
4 Isa Genzken DE Berlin 1948 Bad Oldesloe sculpture / plastik 19676
 
5 Tacita Dean GB London 1965 Canterbury video / film 17904
 
6 Pipilotti Rist CH Los Angeles 1962 Grabs video / film 16955
 
7 Marina Abramovic DE Paris 1946 Belgrad video / film 16463
 
8 Jenny Holzer US Hoosick, N.Y. 1950 Gallipolis sculpture / plastik 16183
 
9 Candida Höfer DE Cologne 1944 Eberswalde photography 16007
 
10 Mona Hatoum LB London 1952 Beirut sculpture / plastik 15318
 
11 Yael Bartana IL Israel 1970 Afula video / film 15178
 
12 Marlene Dumas ZA Amsterdam 1953 Cape Town painting 14860
 
13 Yoko Ono JP New York 1933 Tokyo video / film 14609
 
14 Yayoi Kusama JP New York 1929 Nagano painting 14375
 
15 Martha Rosler US New York 1943 New York installation 13998
 
16 Valie Export AT Vienna 1940 Linz performance 12983
 
17 Roni Horn US New York 1955 New York photography 12385
 
18 Hanne Darboven DE Hamburg 1941 Munich mixed media 12156
 
19 Nan Goldin US New York 1953 Washington photography 11897
 
20 Barbara Kruger US Los Angeles 1945 Newark photography 11862
 
21 Joan Jonas US New York 1936 New York video / film 11073
 
22 Kara Walker US New York 1969 drawing 10956
 
23 Rineke Dijkstra NL Amsterdam 1959 Sittard photography 10851
 
24 Ulla von Brandenburg DE Hamburg 1974 Karlsruhe installation 10723
 
25 Sophie Calle FR Paris 1953 Paris photography 10602
 
26 Kiki Smith US New York 1954 Nürnburg painting 10440
 
27 Rivane Neuenschwander BR São Paolo 1967 Brasilien installation 10194
 
28 Louise Lawler US New York 1947 Bronxville photography 10026
 
29 Sherrie Levine US New York 1947 Hazleton painting 9880
 
30 Diane Arbus US New York 1923 photography 9681