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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 name nation lives in born born in medium gain 2015 total AR-points
1 Cindy Sherman US New York 1954 Glen Ridge photography 9.8% 27179
 
2 Louise Bourgeois FR New York 1911 Paris sculpture / plastik 11.6% 24958
 
3 Rosemarie Trockel DE Cologne 1952 Schwerte mixed media 8.7% 23658
 
4 Isa Genzken DE Berlin 1948 Bad Oldesloe sculpture / plastik 15.9% 22310
 
5 Yayoi Kusama JP New York 1929 Nagano painting 15.1% 18727
 
6 Mona Hatoum LB London 1952 Beirut sculpture / plastik 10.1% 18562
 
7 Tacita Dean GB London 1965 Canterbury video / film 5.4% 18377
 
8 Marina Abramovic New York 1946 Belgrad, Serbien performance 8.4% 18329
 
9 Pipilotti Rist CH Los Angeles 1962 Grabs video / film 5.5% 18066
 
10 Jenny Holzer US Hoosick, N.Y. 1950 Gallipolis, Ohio sculpture / plastik 7.7% 17246
 
11 Yoko Ono JP New York 1933 Tokyo video / film 11.9% 17093
 
12 Marlene Dumas ZA Amsterdam 1953 Cape Town painting 14% 16740
 
13 Yael Bartana IL Israel 1970 Afula video / film 2.8% 15835
 
14 Martha Rosler US New York 1943 New York installation 8.9% 15614
 
15 Hanne Darboven DE Hamburg 1941 Munich mixed media 14.2% 14777
 
16 Candida Höfer DE Cologne 1944 Eberswalde photography 8.3% 14500
 
17 Valie Export AT Vienna 1940 Linz performance 6.6% 14189
 
18 Joan Jonas US New York 1936 New York video / film 14.5% 13783
 
19 Roni Horn US New York 1955 New York photography 5.7% 13715
 
20 Barbara Kruger US Los Angeles 1945 Newark, NY photography 4.6% 13091
 
21 Nan Goldin US New York 1953 Washington photography 7.4% 12963
 
22 Kara Walker US New York 1969 drawing/graphics 10.1% 12054
 
23 Rineke Dijkstra NL Amsterdam 1959 Sittard photography 8.3% 11983
 
24 Sophie Calle FR Paris 1953 Paris photography 7.8% 11733
 
25 Sherrie Levine US New York 1947 Hazleton painting 11.8% 11567
 
26 Rosa Barba IT Cologne 1972 Agrigento video / film 15.3% 11547
 
27 Nathalie Djurberg SE Berlin 1978 Lysekil video / film 16% 11526
 
28 Louise Lawler US New York 1947 Bronxville photography 13.8% 11492
 
29 Rivane Neuenschwander BR São Paolo 1967 Brasilien installation 10.8% 11449
 
30 Kiki Smith US New York 1954 Nürnburg painting 8.3% 11391