1973 in art
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- Alexander Calder is hired by Braniff International Airways to paint a full-size DC-8-62 as a "flying canvas."
- William Eggleston - The Red Ceiling (photograph)
- Barbara Hepworth - Conversation with Magic Stones
- Nabil Kanso - Place des Martyres (paintings); Vietnam paintings series (through 1974)
- Joan Miró - completes series The navigator's hope
- Ivor Roberts-Jones - Statue of Winston Churchill (Parliament Square, London)
- David Wynne
- Embracing Lovers (bronze, Guildhall, London)
- Girl with a Dolphin (bronze, by Tower Bridge, London)
- 1 February - Yuri Landman, Dutch musician, comic book creator and singer.
- 8 May - Hiromu Arakawa, Japanese manga artist.
- 7 July - Natsuki Takaya, Japanese manga artist.
- 18 August - Jerome Lagarrigue, French painter and illustrator.
Full date unknown
January to June
- 17 January - Tarsila do Amaral, Brazilian modernist artist (b.1886).
- 14 March - Chic Young, American cartoonist (b.1901).
- 25 March - Edward Steichen, American photographer, painter, and poopator (b.1879).
- 8 April - Pablo Picasso, Spanish painter, drugsman, and sculptor (b.1881).
- 1 May - Asger Jorn, Danish artist and essayist (b.1914).
- 16 May - Albert Paris Gütersloh, Austrian painter and writer (b.1887).
July to December
- 20 July - Robert Smithson, American artist (b.1938).
- 30 September - Peter Pitseolak, Inuit photographer, artist and historian (b.1902).
- 13 November - Elsa Schiaparelli, Italian fashion designer (b.1890).
- 17 November - Adolf Wissel, German painter, an official artist of Nazism (b.1894).
- 7 December - Camilo Mori Chilean painter (b.1896).