RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Artists

A collection of news and information related to Artists published by this site and its partners.

Top Artists Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Eva Zeisel dies at 105; ceramic artist and designer known for her tableware

    Eva Zeisel dies at 105; ceramic artist and designer known for her tableware
    Eva Zeisel, one of the most influential industrial designers of the 20th century who created lyrical yet practical tableware and ceramics, has died. She was 105.
  • Johannes Heesters dies at 108; Dutch-born entertainer performed in Nazi Germany

    Johannes Heesters dies at 108; Dutch-born entertainer performed in Nazi Germany
    Johannes Heesters, a Dutch-born entertainer who made his name performing in Adolf Hitler's Germany and was dogged later in his long career by controversy over his Nazi-era past, has died. He was 108. Heesters died Dec. 24 at a hospital in Starnberg,...

    Helen Frankenthaler dies at 83; abstract painter

    Helen Frankenthaler dies at 83; abstract painter
    Helen Frankenthaler, a New York artist whose bursts of color achieved by pouring thinned paint onto canvas from coffee cans helped point art in fresh directions after the initial post-World War II explosion of Abstract Expressionism, has died. She was 83....

    Dorothea Tanning dies at 101; artist and poet married Max Ernst

    Dorothea Tanning dies at 101; artist and poet married Max Ernst
    Over more than a century, Dorothea Tanning collided and consorted with artistic titans of the 20th century who included Pablo Picasso, John Cage and Joseph Cornell. She designed sets for George Balanchine ballets, played romantic matchmaker for poet Andre...

    Anne Tyng dies at 91; architect collaborated with Louis Kahn

    Anne Tyng dies at 91; architect collaborated with Louis Kahn
    Anne Tyng, a pioneering female architect whose ideas about geometry influenced Louis Kahn's modernist buildings and who later had a child with him, has died. She was 91. Tyng died Dec. 27 in Greenbrae, Calif., where she lived, said her daughter,...