Robert Bartow Lubbers was born on January 10, 1922 and died on July 8, 2017. He was an American comic strip and comic book artist. He was best known for his work on such strips as Tarzan, Li’l Abner and Long Sam. Bob Lubbers passed away at 95 ..
Ilya Glazunov was born on June 10, 1930 and died on July 9, 2017. He was a Russian artist from Saint Petersburg. Glazunov was the founder of the Russian Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture in Moscow where he also served as a rector up until his death. Glazunov held the title of People’s Artist ..
José Luis Cuevas was born on February 26, 1934 and died July 3, 2017. He was a Mexican artist. Jose was one of the first to challenge the then dominant Mexican muralism movement as a prominent member of the Generación de la Ruptura (Breakaway Generation). Cuevas was a mostly self-taught artist, whose styles and influences ..
Claude Fagedet was born on March 30, 1928 and died on June 26, 2017. He was a French photographer. Fagedet took many photographs of Occitanie, including his hometown of Narbonne and the chalets in Gruissan. Fagedet also took photographs on his many trips abroad. He was awarded the Meilleur Ouvrier de France. Claude Fagedet passed ..
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 ..