LeRoy Nieman prints are among the most recognizable in the world. The brilliant colors, the energy that jumps off the page, and the subject matter distinguish his paintings, drawings, serigraphs, prints, and sculptures from those of any other artist. Another hallmark of LeRoy Nieman's paintings is that they are relatable to a vast swath of people, making him one of the world's most popular artists. He contributed many pieces to Playboy and other magazines, and introduced the Femlin, an idealized sprite. The success of LeRoy Nieman's prints allowed the artist to endow art centers and programs at various colleges.