Where did Chuck Close study?

Did Chuck Close attend Yale University?

Charles Thomas Close (July 5, 1940 – August 19, 2021) was an American painter, visual artist, and photographer who made massive-scale photorealist and abstract portraits of himself and others.

Chuck Close
Education University of Washington (BA, 1962) Yale University (MFA)
Known for Photorealistic painter, photographer

What are the notable works of Chuck Close?

Notable Works

  • Agnes, 1998.
  • Fred III, 2017-18. Price on request.
  • Self-Portait, 2016. Price on request.
  • Rare Signed, dedicated and inscribed vintage card. US$1,500.
  • Self Portrait (Lincoln Center) US$17,000.
  • Phil, 2014. US$50,000–US$75,000.
  • Fred II, 2017. Price on request.
  • Cindy, 2013.

When did Chuck Close go to college?


He drew and painted. People noticed. Little did Charles Thomas Close know back then that he would indeed to go to college, graduating not only from the University of Washington in 1962 (magna cum laude) but from Yale as well. Now, at the age of 57, he is one of the true superstars of art.