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Blame it on Van Gogh if you must, (though Vermeer and Gauguin are also guilty), but for years, the idea that the only truly appreciated artists were dead ones has permeated the art world at its most generalized level. Of course, anyone who has ever spent an afternoon at a museum, browsed an art gallery, or attended any sort of art fair knows that this idea couldn’t be further from the truth. Sure, the works of the great masters of centuries past are some of the most valued pieces of art you’ll find, but “living artist” and “struggling artist” as interchangeable phrases is a thing of the past. Just ask Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Jasper Johns, or David Choe. Every artist must start somewhere, and the most talented among them can be discovered at any age. Case in point, these 15 Young Art Stars to Keep Your Eye On.