Budd Hopkins

American, 1931 - Present


Budd Hopkins was born in Wheeling, West Virgina on June 15th of 1931 and passing recently in August 21st of 2011, and is a painter, sculptor... and raconteur of note, as he was a central figure in an alien abduction phenomenon and related UFO research.


Raised in Wheeling, West Virginia, he graduated from Oberlin College in 1953 and that same year moved to New York City, which has been his home since. Hopkins' art is in the permanent collections in the Whitney Museum, the Guggenheim Museum, Hirshhorn Museum, and at the Museum of Modern Art. He has received grants or endowments from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. His articles on art have appeared in numerous magazines and journals.


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