Jim French was born on July 14, 1932 and died on June 16, 2017. He was an American photographer. French worked under the pseudonym Rip Colt created Colt Studio to publish, what were to become, his iconic homoerotic images in the books, magazines and calendars that presented French’s work exclusively and set a new standard ..
Timothy Edward Lee Hague was born on May 9, 1983 and died on June 18, 2017. He was a Canadian mixed martial artist. Hague competed in the heavyweight division, most recently for Absolute Championship Berkut. Hague became a professional fighter in 2006, and formerly competed for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, World Series of Fighting and ..
Hans Breder was born on October 20, 1935 and died on June 18, 2017. He was a German-American artist He studied painting under Willem Grimm at the Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg and received the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes to study art in New York in 1964. While he stayd in the U.S. he worked ..
Carla Fendi was born on July 12, 1937 and died on June 19, 2017. She was an Italian fashion executive who worked for Fendi, along with her sisters and parents. Fendi was also well known for her philanthropy. During the 1950s, Carla started working with her four sisters for Fendi, the family company. When her ..
Andrzej Baturo was born on May 16, 1940, in Vilnius and died on June 9, 2017. He was Artist photographer, organiser of many important photo events, publisher, General director of the FotoArtFestival in Bielsko-Biala, founder and president of the Foundation Centre of Photography. Andrzej Baturo passed away at 77 ..
Olbram Zoubek was born on April 21, 1926, in Prague and died on June 15, 2017, in Prague. He was a contemporary sculptor an d designer. His work was inspired by Swiss-Italian sculptor Alberto Giacometti. He was especially well known for having taking a death mask of a Charles University student who burned himself to ..
Robert Deodaat Emile “Ootje” Oxenaar was born on October 7, 1929 and died on June 13, 2017. He was a Dutch graphic artist. He studied visual arts at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague starting in 1947. In 1966 uptil 1985 OOtje worked for the Nederlandsche Bank, where he designed two series of ..
Mauro Malang Santos was born on January 20, 1928 and died on June 10, 2017. He was commonly known by the mononym Malang. He was a Filipino and award-winning cartoonist, illustrator, and fine arts painter. He was the son of Dan Santos and Juliana Malang. Malang married Mary San Pedro, with whom he has four ..
Chi Po-lin was born on December 27, 1964 and died on June 10, 2017. He was a Taiwanese documentary filmmaker, photographer and environmentalist. Po-lin was best known for his 2013 film Beyond Beauty: Taiwan from Above, which won Best Documentary at the 2013 Golden Horse Awards. Po-lin and his his assistant Chen Kuan-chi and pilot ..
Michael Zwack was born in 1949 and died on May 5, 2017. He was an internationally exhibited American artist most often associated with The Pictures Generation. Zwack studied sculpture at Buffalo State College and later, with artists such as Robert Longo and Cindy Sherman, he co-founded the Hallwalls Gallery, a space run by a non-profit ..