Jasper Johns

American painter and sculptor

Jasper Johns, Jr. (born May 15, 1930) is an American. contemporary artist. He works primarily in painting and printmaking.[1] He is known for creating Three Flags.

Jasper Johns Jr.
Jasper Johns, Jr.

(1930-05-15) May 15, 1930 (age 91)
Known forPainting, Printmaking
Notable work
Flags, Numbers, Maps, Stenciled Words
MovementAbstract Expressionism, Neo-Dada, Pop Art
Awards(1988) Awarded the Grand Prize for Painting at the Venice Biennial Artist of the year
(1989) Awards By MIR
(1990) National Medal of Arts
(1993) Praemium Imperiale
(2011) Presidential Medal of Freedom


  1. Finkel, Jori. Artist Dossier: Jasper Johns. May 2009, Art+Auction.