I've been updating my artist of the month side bar list in such a way that the older links get lost, so, here is an index to keep tabs on who's been listed on JRC-1138 thus far:
April. Jan Saudek -Photographer
June. Kurt Trampedach - Painter
July. Craig Mullins - Digital painter & concept artist
August. Geoff Hunt. Painter & illustrator
September. Emil Schildt - Photographer
October. Carol Peace - Painter & sculptor
November. Oscar Chichoni - Painter & illustrator
December. Egon Schiele - Painter
January. Paula Rego - Painter
February. Jean-Léon Gérôme - Painter
March. Tamara de Lempicka - Painter
April. Gilles Tran - Digital 3d artist
May. TJ Frame - Digital painter
June. Angus McBride - Painter & illustrator
July. Pernille Brethvad - Sculptor
August. Paola Eeluteri Seriperi - Adult comic artist & illustrator
September. Howard Pyle - Painter & illustrator
October. Seerey Lester - Painter & illustrator
November. Mihaly Zichy - Painter & illustrator
December. Bernie Wrightson - Comic artist & illustrator
January. Daniel Horne - Painter, sculptor & illustrator
February. John Bauer - Painter & illustrator
March. Juarez Machado - Painter
April. Lucien Freud - Painter
May. Maurice Leloir - Costume designer & illustrator
June. Daniel Dociu - Architect and digital painter
July. Gustav Vigeland - Sculptor
August. Alex Kanevsky - Painter
September. Stephane Halleux - model maker
October. Adolf Lachman - Illustrator, sculptor
November. Patricia Piccinini - Sculptor
December. John Harris - Painter & illustrator
January. Viktor Vasnetsov - Painter, designer and architect
February. Ilya Repin - Painter
March. Akseli Gallen-Kallela - Painter & illustrator
April. Leonardo Da Vinci - Painter, sculptor, architect, designer, scientist, alchemist and philosopher
May. Rudolf Tegner - Scultor and painter
June. James Christensen - Painter
July. Mark Lagüe - Painter
August. Robert Ingpen - Illustrator & author
September. Jill Barklem - Illustrator & author
October. Bernie Fuchs - Illustrator
November. Alice Duke - Illustrator
December. Jules Dupre - Painter
January. Rodney Matthews - Illustrator.
February. Norman Rockwell - Illustrator & painter
March. Tove Jansson - Author & illustrator
April. Patricia Bourgeois - Photographer & graphic artist
May. Michael Whelan - Illustrator & fine artist
June. Gaston Lachaise - Sculptor
July. William-Adolphe Bouguereau - Painter
August. Andrée Wallin - Concept & matte artist
September. Steen Andersen - Photographer
October. Julia Margaret Cameron - Photographer
November. Milo Manara - Graphic artist
December. Warwick Goble - Illustrator
January. Franklin Booth - Illustrator
February. Wynn Bullock - Photographer
March. NC Wyeth - Illustrator
April. Derek Gardner - Painter & Illustrator
May. Moebius - Illustrator, graphic novelist & concept artist
June. Emmanuel Shiu - Concept artist & photographer
July. Kay Nielsen - Illustrator
August. Archibald Knox - Graphic designer & jewellery maker.
September. Ron Mueck - Sculptor & model maker
October. Michael Kaluta - Illustrator and comic book author
November. Elizabeth Shippen Green - Illustrator
December. Jenny Saville - Painter
March. Hans Krull - Painter & illustrator.
April. Juan Giménez - Illustrator & comic book author
May. Theodor Kittelsen - Illustrator & painter
June. Alexander Leydenfrost - Illustrator.
July. Aristide Maillol - Tapestry designer and sculptor
August. John Atkinson Grimshaw - Painter.
September. Odd Nerdrum - Painter.
October. Tavik Frantisek Simon - Print maker and illustrator.
January. Marcel Reider - Painter.
February. Heinrich Kley - Cartoonist and illustrator.
March. Arthur Rackham - Illustrator.
April. Egon Schiele, again - Painter.
May. Ivan Bilibin - Illustrator and stage designer
The Philosophy of Beauty
Frank Frazetta. 9 Feb 1928 – 10 May 2010.
Lucien Freud. 8 Dec 1922 - 20 July 2011.