Chuck Close American artist

Chuck Close is a 81 years old American artist from Monroe. Chuck Close was born on July 05, 1940 (died on August 19, 2021, he was 81 years old) in Monroe as Charles Thomas Close.

Chuck Close
United States
July 5, 1940
Death Date:
August 19, 1969 (age 83)
Birth Sign :



Charles Thomas Chuck Close is an American painter and photographer who achieved fame as a photorealist through his massive-scale portraits. Though a catastrophic spinal artery collapse in 1988 left him severely paralyzed he has continued to paint and produce work that remains sought after by museums and collectors. Close lives and works on the south shore of Long Island New York and New York's West Village and in Bridgehampton New York.
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His real name:
Birth name of Chuck Close is Charles Thomas Close
Is Chuck Close still alive?

Yes, Chuck Close is still alive Last check: 2 years ago




Chuck Close Movies (5)

There are 5 movies of Chuck Close.

His first feature film was Six Degrees of Separation (1993, as Andy). He was 53 when he starred in this movie. Since 1993, he has appeared in 5 feature films. The last one is Herb & Dorothy 50x50 (2013). In this movie, we watched him in the Himself - Artist character .

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Chuck Close movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Awards (2)

Awarded National Medal of Arts , awarded Rome Prize ,


He graduated from University Of Washington, University Of Massachusetts Amherst, Yale School Of Art, Everett High School and Yale University

Game & Races (2)

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What was Chuck's zodiac sign?

Chuck Close zodiac sign was cancer.

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