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Top 30 Artists alive contemporary art sculpture / plastik

Here you can find the most established contemporary artists, sculptures worldwide who use mostly the medium of sculpture - ranked by attention since 2004, as measured by the Art-Report method in the art world. In a broader sense that includes land art, light art and modern installation art.



ranking name nation lives in born born in medium gain 2016 total AR-points
1 Joseph Beuys DE Düsseldorf 1921 Kleve sculpture 7.3% 46166
 
2 Bruce Nauman US Galisteo, New Mexico 1941 Fort Wayne sculpture 4.9% 43781
 
3 Louise Bourgeois FR New York 1911 Paris sculpture 8.4% 28425
 
4 Olafur Eliasson DK Berlin 1967 Copenhagen sculpture 4.4% 26265
 
5 Sol LeWitt US New York 1928 Hartford sculpture 6.9% 25783
 
6 Isa Genzken DE Berlin 1948 Bad Oldesloe sculpture 9.8% 25485
 
7 Ai Weiwei CN Beijing 1957 Peking sculpture 12.9% 25113
 
8 Franz West AT Vienna 1947 Vienna sculpture 5.5% 23731
 
9 Carl Andre US New York 1935 Quincy sculpture 11.9% 22436
 
10 Thomas Schütte DE Düsseldorf 1954 Oldenburg sculpture 8.8% 22199
 
11 Mona Hatoum LB London 1952 Beirut sculpture 11.6% 21865
 
12 Erwin Wurm AT Vienna 1954 Bruck an der Mur sculpture 8.7% 21488
 
13 Richard Serra US New York 1939 San Francisco sculpture 5.5% 20948
 
14 Anish Kapoor IN London 1954 Bombay sculpture 11% 19661
 
15 Jenny Holzer US Hoosick, N.Y. 1950 Gallipolis, Ohio sculpture 4% 19134
 
16 Liam Gillick GB London 1964 Aylesbury sculpture 9.3% 19046
 
17 Donald Judd US New York 1928 Excelsior Springs sculpture 5.7% 18711
 
18 Alexander Calder US New York 1898 Lawton sculpture 12.7% 17727
 
19 Jimmie Durham US Berlin 1940 Washinton sculpture 4.9% 17600
 
20 Jeff Koons US New York 1955 York, PA sculpture 5.3% 17488
 
21 Alberto Giacometti CH Chur 1901 Borgonovo sculpture 13.2% 17378
 
22 Tony Cragg GB Wuppertal 1949 Liverpool sculpture 6.3% 17159
 
23 Jannis Kounellis GR Rome 1936 Piräus sculpture 9.3% 17061
 
24 Mario Merz IT Turin 1925 Milan sculpture 7.9% 16087
 
25 Claes Oldenburg US New York 1929 Stockholm sculpture 7.9% 15537
 
26 Maurizio Cattelan IT New York 1960 Padua sculpture 6.2% 15303
 
27 Kader Attia FR Paris 1970 Dugny sculpture 12.7% 15254
 
28 Richard Artschwager US Brooklyn 1924 Washington sculpture 4.6% 14868
 
29 Richard Long GB Bristol 1945 Bristol sculpture 7.8% 14209
 
30 Alicja Kwade DE Berlin 1979 Kattowitz, Polen sculpture 18.3% 13780