Artists

People: Artists – Visual Artists, Applied Artists, Performing Artists, Literary Artists

Talisa Soto could easily be called on of the most beautiful women in the world, but growing up was still very difficult for her. She was born Miriam Soto on March 27, 1967 in Brooklyn New York. Her parents had...
J Seward Johnson, Jr. was born in 1930. He is an American artist known for his trompe l'oeil painted bronze statues. He is a grandson of Robert Wood Johnson I (co-founder of Johnson & Johnson), and of Colonel Thomas...
Sung-bong Choi, the singing sensation on "Korea's Got Talent" was placed in an orphanage at the age of three. He ran away from the abuse at five and lived on the streets of Korea for the next ten years....
Thousands of people from around the world visit Hollywood, CA everyday. Old Hollywood has lost much of its charm, and its glory days have long since passed. In an effort to share Hollywood's glorious past with their visitors, Grauman's...
It was Easter Sunday, April 18, 1976, in Smithtown, New York, that Melissa Joan Hart was born to a young carpenter, Billy Hart and his wife, Paula Hart. Melissa was soon joined by a sister, Trisha, and the family...
José Eduardo Verástegui was born on May 21, 1974. He started as a Mexican model, and singer and moved from there into acting. He was part of the boy band Kairo and he later had a solo music career....
Watch President Ronald Reagan being interviewed about John Wayne, nicknamed "Duke," in the Reagan Library on September 12, 1988. Interviewer: ? that he believed Duke wasn't necessarily in favor of the war, but once we were in it he...
This week on Uncommon Knowledge, Hollywood odd couple Rob Long and Harry Shearer discuss their unusual friendship, politics, and show business. Rob Long Rob Long is a writer and television producer in Hollywood, California, USA. As a screenwriter and executive producer...
"Everything I do has a moral to it. Yes, I've been in films that have had shootings. I made The Wild Bunch (1969), which was the beginning of the splattering of blood and everything else. But there was a...
Frank Lloyd Wright was born Frank Lincoln Wright on June 8, 1867. After his parents divorced, he choose to change his middle name from Lincoln to Lloyd in honor of his mother's family, the Lloyd Joneses. His mother, Anna Lloyd Jones, was a trained teacher. She believed...
For the last 25 years America’s Creative Patriot Artist Scott LoBaido has respectfully painted thousands of renditions of Old Glory. On schools, homes, fire houses, police stations, cars, and canvases. Scott’s past is rather colorful. His work has been featured...
It was an attempt at humor when I used to jokingly say that I hope Paul Harvey has already pre-recorded his own eulogy because no one else could do one better. Yet, there was nothing to smile about when...
When someone asks me, who I am and what I do, I tell them that I put my life priorities in this order: God, Family, and Career. By grace I am a child of the Living God, a believer and...
David Mamet was born on November 30, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois. He is an American playwright, author, film director, screenwriter and producer. He is the award-winning author of numerous plays including Oleana, GlengarryGlen Ross, American Buffalo, and Speed-The-Plow, screenplays...