Don Gummer Bio, Affair, Married, Husband, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Age, Nationality, Height


Don Gummer is an American artist and sculptor.

Relationship Facts of Don Gummer

  • Don Gummer is married to Meryl Streep {Compare Couple}.
  • Don Gummer married on September 30, 1978.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 256 days 💑
  • She is mother of Four (Mamie Gummer, Louisa Jacobson, Henry Wolfe, Grace Gummer).
  • Don Gummer is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Don Gummer is a married man. He exchanged his vows with an Academy Award-winning actress, Meryl Streep on 30 September 1978.

Meryl is known as the ‘best actress of her generation’, and she holds a record of 21 times nomination for The Academy Awards. This couple together has a son Henry Wolfe, a musician, and three daughters Grace, Louisa, and Mamie.

Previously, he was married to Peggy Lucas, but later, they got divorced soon.

Who is Don Gummer?

Don Gummer is an American artist and sculptor. He is best known for his recognizable work in constructivism, and modern life to classic principles of abstract composition.

Don Gummer: Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity

This sculptor was born on 12 December 1946, in Kentucky, the United States with a birth name Donald James Gummer. His father‘s name is William Adolph, and his mother‘s name is Dorothy.

Don has five siblings; William, Jack, Richard, Steven, and Mark. Earlier, he attended Ben Davis High School, and then, Herron School of Arts. Afterward, he went to the School of the Museum of Fine Arts from 1966-1970.

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Caption: Don Gummer and Meryl Streep (Source: The Blast)

Later, Gummer graduated with BFA and MFA from the Yale School of Arts. He belongs to German descent.

Don Gummer: Career and Professional Life

Earlier, after graduation, Don Gummer studied with legendary abstract artist David Von Schlegell. In 1973, he performed his first solo exhibition in New York. Since then, Don worked for many Commission works, sculptures, and wall reliefs.

Some of his solo performances took place in Artists Space, Sperone Westwater, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Kitakyushu International Center, Morrisson Gallery, and More.

He exhibited his many works like Spirit of Place, Works on Paper, Southern Circle, Primary Separation, House of Music, Planes of Nature, Sculpture by Don Gummer, and Surrounded by Divisions.

In addition to solo, he also worked on group exhibitions like Eight Sculptors, Current/New York, Media Relief, A Decade of New Art, The Kentuckians:1987, Abstraction II.

His other group exhibitions include Hypothetical Landscapes, Object Hood, Relational Sets, Making: Then and Now, and Artists for Amnesty.

His works have been featured at dozens of shows at galleries and museums all around the world like Russia, America, Italy, Japan, and Denmark. Gummer’s commissioned works include Southern Circle, Primary compass, Primary Separation, Spiral Crown, The Optimist, Equator.

Some of Gummer’s work on wall reliefs are Ionic Loggia, Saxon Cross, Silk Road, Darwin’s Map, China & Japan, Broadway Villa, Courtyard, and more.

Afterward, he has been awarded and honored for his contribution to the art field. He received the Visiting Artist Award from the American Academy in Rome, and the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant National Endowment of the Art.

Apart from the sculptor, Don is an active philanthropist. He donates for educational institutions and arts organizations including Opus School, Silver Mountain Arts Foundation, and Vassar College.

Don Gummer: Salary and Net Worth

The salary of this artist is under review. Meanwhile, according to some sources, he along with his wife Meryl has an estimated net worth of $100 million.

Rumor and Controversy

There is no rumor about Don. He is also not surrounded by any scandals.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Don Gummer is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 76 kg. Likely, he has light hair and green eyes.

Social Media Profile

Don has over 1.3k followers on Facebook, 29 followers on Twitter and around 2.8K followers on Instagram. Similarly, he has his own website.


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