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In this category you will find quizzes on the artists as young men, old women and everywhere in between.   

There are 119 quizzes and 1,190 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  The Personality Behind the Painting Editor choice cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, fringe, Aug 20 04

Ten well-known artists. The names are familiar, but can you pick the right man from the not-so-familiar clues?
fringe gold member
3882 plays
trivia quiz  Portrait of an Artist: Renoir Editor choice cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Nov 26 02

One of the key members of the French Impressionist movement of the late 19th century, Pierre-Auguste Renoir certainly stands as a colossal figure in art history. You are invited to enjoy this quiz on his life if you wish!
thejazzkickazz gold member
2202 plays
trivia quiz  Baroque Female Artist: Artemisia Gentileschi Editor choice cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, MissScarlet, Jun 07 02

Welcome! This quiz is about the influential seventeenth century artist Artemisia Gentileschi. She was a woman trying to be an artist at a time where she had limited resources to pursue her dream. She is still respected for her artistic contributions.
1320 plays
photo quiz  How Do I Look? Editor choice cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Mar 05 17

You'd recognize these famous artists instantly from their most famous works, but all you get here are a few clues and their self portraits.
EnglishJedi gold member
723 plays
trivia quiz  Hogarth cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, TabbyTom, Feb 07 04

Beef-eating, beer-swilling Englishmen like me feel an affinity for Hogarth; but I hope he's more widely appreciated. Here are a few questions on his life and work. All the pictures mentioned are on the web, though the originals are nearly all in London.
TabbyTom gold member
666 plays
photo quiz  Self-Portrait Included: Name The Artist! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, May 18 15

If the famous works of these artists were mentioned, they would be recognized in an instant. However, can you recognize who they are by their self-portraits and the clues about lesser-known pursuits?
ponycargirl editor
540 plays
trivia quiz  Portrait of an Artist: Picasso cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Nov 10 02

This is the inaugural quiz at Funtrivia about one of the most influential artists in the history of art. I hope you will learn a bit about the life and times of Pablo Picasso while playing this quiz...enjoy!
thejazzkickazz gold member
1650 plays
trivia quiz  Art History Behind The Scenes cool 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, lanfranco, Feb 22 05

When you study Art History in college, your professors may not tell you about some of the more interesting events in the lives of artists. See how much you know about these tidbits that would liven up any Art History survey!
1485 plays
trivia quiz  Interesting 'A' People of Art cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Feb 09 04

This quiz will cover some of the well-known and lesser-known figures of the art world. Simple guess the artist from the clues presented. Oh yes, all names will begin with 'A'...good luck!
thejazzkickazz gold member
1695 plays
trivia quiz  Portrait Of An Artist: Velazquez cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jul 14 00

Velazquez's hauntingly beautiful paintings continue to arouse the delight of art connoisseurs throughout the world. Let us celebrate him here...
thejazzkickazz gold member
1146 plays
trivia quiz  Portrait of an Artist: Munch cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Feb 06 03

Frightfully haunting, psychologically disturbing and daringly beautiful, Edvard Munch's artwork still challenges both critics and laymen alike today. What drove this man to create such riveting, emotional art? Find out more about him here...
thejazzkickazz gold member
906 plays
trivia quiz  Women In The Lives of Artists cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Nov 28 03

"En toute chose cherchez la femme d'abord". - Always first look for "the woman behind the artist". This quiz is about the wives and the women in the lives of painters and musicians.
675 plays
trivia quiz  Portrait of an Artist: Giacometti cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Feb 04 03

One of the greatest sculptors of the 20th century, Alberto Giacometti's name may not be the most well-known, but his works are unmistakable. Come have a look at the interesting life and career of this great artist.
thejazzkickazz gold member
450 plays
trivia quiz  J M W Turner: Life and Works cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Jan 31 12

One of the best known British artists, J M W Turner was born in 1775. How much do you know about his life and work?
rossian editor
807 plays
trivia quiz  Want to Model? cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Nov 15 15

Though are many quizzes about artists, the women who inspired their work are often neglected. Here's a quiz about ten of these fascinating, and often scandalous, ladies.
LadyNym gold member
657 plays
trivia quiz  Starving for Art: Is it Palatable? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, skumma, Jul 22 09

Ever wondered what famous artists did before they became established? Not all starved in a garret. See if you can work out how some tried to eke out a living outside of painting. Some broad brush stokes should point you along the way.
645 plays
trivia quiz  Edward Hopper: Great American Painter cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Mbovary, May 30 08

Join me for a study of Edward Hopper, one of the most popular and influential American artists of the twentieth century.
Mbovary gold member
555 plays
trivia quiz  The "Line King" - Al Hirschfeld (1903-2003) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, woofi, Jan 21 03

On January 20, 2003, the theater world lost its foremost caricaturist, Albert Hirschfeld. For over three-quarters of a century, his art and New York's "legitimate" theater have been inextricably linked.
630 plays
trivia quiz  Copycat cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Apr 10 11

The celebrated 20th century art forger known as Elmyr de Hory (among his many pseudonyms) became so famous that copycats have forged his forgeries. His was a fascinating career.
looney_tunes editor
534 plays
match quiz  A Tea Time Quiz - Ten Artistic 'T's cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Jan 22 17

For this latest tea break, take a few minutes to try and match up these famous artists with the correct description. (Whilst taking great care not to spill any tea on any paintings...)
Fifiona81 editor
357 plays
trivia quiz  The Eccentric Artist cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Feb 01 12

Artists often walk that thin line between genius and insanity. Here are a few questions about some famous and some not-so-famous artists who were known for their skills as well as their eccentricities.
dcpddc478 gold member
1521 plays
photo quiz  They Created Food For the Soul cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Nov 18 13

Many people consider art to be food for the soul. Here are ten artists who created art in different forms and at different times. One photo of a piece of their work will be added as a hint, but will probably not be their most famous work. Let's go feast!
dcpddc478 gold member
1023 plays
trivia quiz  The Artist Known as Rembrandt cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Spaudrey, Feb 02 12

Rembrandt is considered to be one of the quintessential Baroque painters and artists. Here are a series of questions on his life.
Spaudrey gold member
969 plays
match quiz  Photo Finish cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, KayceeKool, Apr 26 17

They say that a picture speaks a thousand words. Although these photographers have finished their life's work, they have left behind an enduring legacy to be enjoyed. See if you can match the photographer to the description given.
KayceeKool gold member
198 plays
trivia quiz  Pictures of People Taking Pictures cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Nov 14 12

Picture this: Ten descriptions of photographs of a photographer. Who are the ten that have moved from behind to in front of the lens?
Snowman gold member
1155 plays
trivia quiz  Thomas Gainsborough, Artist cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, londoneye98, Apr 01 17

"There is an English School, and Gainsborough is one of its brightest stars," the art critic William Vaughan has written. I've always loved Gainsborough's work, so here are some questions about this particular bright star of English painting and his art.
londoneye98 gold member
90 plays
trivia quiz  Philippe Halsman: Photographer and Subjects cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pitegny, Feb 11 16

Most of us have seen Philippe Halsman's famous portraits of Albert Einstein and Marilyn Monroe. Take this quiz and learn about the fascinating life of the man behind the portraits.
pitegny gold member
147 plays
trivia quiz  Portrait Of An Artist: Sargent cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jul 14 00

If you love the art of John Singer Sargent, perhaps this quiz is for you.
thejazzkickazz gold member
609 plays
trivia quiz  Artistic Couples cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jul 14 02

This quiz will present questions on famous artistic couples...who either married or at least carried on affairs or partnerships with other well-regarded they produced their art masterpieces. Please enjoy...
thejazzkickazz gold member
1281 plays
trivia quiz  Josiah Wedgwood cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, carole233, May 01 09

I enjoy collecting Wedgwood pottery and I have found the life Josiah Wedgwood to be an interesting one.
carole233 gold member
402 plays
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