Artists in Memoriam

Floating Memorials

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To honor our shared global cultural heritage and inspiration, remember the artists and producers who passed away in 2011:

Actors
Tom Aldredge
Dev Anand
Pedro Armendariz Jr.
James Arness
Doe Avedon
Trevor Bannister
Roberts Blossom
Eve Brent
Janet Brown
Annette Charles
Jackie Cooper
Jeff Conaway
Peter Donaldson
Betty Driver
Vic Dunlop
Ryan Dunn
Robert Easton
Peter Falk
Mary Fickett
Anne Francis
Betty Garrett
Annie Girardot
Farley Granger
Michael Gough
Edward Hardwicke
Jill Haworth
Johannes ‘Jopie’ Heesters
Dolores Hope
Bill Hunter
MF Hussain
Bella Itkin
Margaret John
Shammi Kapoor
Miriam Karlin
Mick Karn
Phil Kennemore
Barbara Kent
Al Kozlik
Claude Laydu
Shifra Lerer
Claude Léveillée
Sam Loco-Efe
Phyllis Love
Kenneth Mars
Anna Massey
Bill McKinney
Harry Morgan
Mary Murphy
David Ngoombujarra
Per Oscarsson
Richard Pearson
Marie-France Pisier
Alice Playten
Pete Postlethwaite
Peggy Rea
Cliff Robertson
Wayne Robson
Jane Russell
Michael Sarrazin
Maria Schneider
Nicholas Selby
Roy Skelton
Bill Skiles
Elisabeth Sladen
G.D. Spradlin
Helen Stenborg
Elaine Stewart
Leonard Stone
Hideko Takamine
Clarice Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
Sada Thompson
Gordon Tootoosis
Margaret Tyzack
Vicco von Bülow
Jane White
Andy Whitfield
Googie Withers
John Wood
Dana Wynter
Susannah York
Dorothy Young
Rosel Zech

Arts Critics & Scholars
Ruby Cohn
Frank Driggs
Jeanette Ingberman
Dragan Klaic
Leo Serban
Gene Smith
Leo Steinberg

Dance
Jerry Ames
Edward Bigelow
Gill Clarke
Felicity “Flick” Colby
Donya Feuer
Matteo
Roland Petit
Garry Reigenborn
Lois Smith
Nina Sorokina

Directors
Jordan Belson
Michael Cacoyannis
Liviu Ciulei
Charles Dubin
Charles Jarrott
Leonard Kastle
Mani Kaul
George Kuchar
Michael Langham
Richard Leacock
Douglas Alan Mann
Tareque Masud
Adolfas Mekas
Juliano Mer-Khamis
Yoshimitsu Morita
John Neville
Bruce Ricker
Raúl Ruiz
Ken Russell
Don Sharp
Otakar Vavra
Gary Winick
Peter Yates

Musicians & Music Biz
Dino Anagnost
Liz Anderson
Joe Arroyo
Nick Ashford
Milton Babbitt
Kenny Baker
Billy Bang
Ross Barbour
John Barry
Travis Bean

Musicians, cont.
Gil Bernal
Sean Bonniwell
Doyle Bramhall
Simon Brint
Joseph Brooks
Ray Bryant
Philip “Fattis” Burrell
Roger Butlin
Eugene Byrne
Facundo Cabral
DeLois Barrett Campbell
Daniel Catán
Adam Chisvo
Clarence Clemons
Adrienne Cooper
James “Glen” Croker
Heavy D
Beryl Davis
Hazel Dickens
Jean Dinning
Jessy Dixon
Frank Dileo
Cornell Dupree
Esther Gordy Edwards
Christy Essien-Igbokwe
Cesaria Evora
Ray Fisher
Bob Flanigan
Montserrat Figueras
Larry “Wild Man” Fischer
Wenche Foss
Frank Foster
Carl Gardner
Andrew Gold
Billy Grammer
Marshall Grant
Manuel Galban
Dobie Gray
Bernard Greenhouse
Rob Grill
Lord Harewood
Jet Harris
Cyril M. Harris
Sidney Harth
Raphael Hillyer
Lee Hoiby
Loleatta Holloway
Gladys Horton
Ferlin Husky
Bert Jansch
Pandit Bhimsen Joshi
Musa Juma
Sena Jurinac
John Kendall
Sultan Khan
Kathy Kirby
Eddie Kirkland
Don Kirschner
Alex Kirst
Moogy Klingman
Lloyd Knibb
Yakov Kreizberg
Jani Lane
Jerry Leiber
Arthur Lessac
Salvatore Licitra
Peter Lieberson
Charlie Louvin
Ralph MacDonald
Gene McDaniels
Cornell MacNeil
Wade Mainer
Robert Marcucci
Hugh Martin, Jr.
Max Mathews
Huey Meaux
DJ Mehdi
Alphonso “Fonce” Mizell
Money Clip D
Ralph Mooney
Gary Moore
Joe Morello
Paul Motian
Philipp Naegele
Cristian Paturca
Dan Peek
Nikolai Petrov
Nilla Pizzi
Lee Pockriss
Johnny Preston
Margaret Price
Wardell Quezergue
Johnny Raducanu
Jerry Ragovoy
Gerry Rafferty
Sam Rivers
Gil Robbins
Alys Robi
Coco Robicheaux
Edmundo Ros
Martin Rushent
Brian Rust
Pinetop Perkins
Kurt Sanderling
Taiji Sawada
George Shearing
Gerard Smith
Willie “Big Eyes” Smith
Johannes Somary
Melvin Sparks
Billie Joe Spears
Mike Starr
John Steane
Fred Steiner
Kaye Stevens
John Strauss
Josef Suk
Hubert Sumlin
Poly Styrene
Montae (M-Bone) Talbert
Bill Tapia
Howard Tate
Robert Tear
Jack Towers
Giorgio Tozzi
Faye Treadwell
Andrea True
Ling Tung
Rolando Valdés Blain
Emanuel Vardi
Violetta Villas
John Walker
John Watt
Margaret Whiting
Doc Williams
Vesta Williams
Joe Lee Wilson
Amy Winehouse
Judd Woldin
Johnnie Wright
Snooky Young

Photographers
T. Lux Feininger
Gunnar Fischer
Jerome Liebling
Jim Rodnunsky
Robert Whitaker

Producers
John Atterberry
Bob Banner
John Calley
Gil Cates
John Cossette
John Howard Davies
Marion Dougherty
Bernd Eichinger
Warren Hellman
Paul Iles
Marketa Kimbrell
Leo Kirch
David Y.H. Lui
Lou Maletta
Eva Monley
William Patton
Polly Platt
Bobby Robinson
Sherwood Schwartz
Rodney Smith
Ellen Stewart
Randall L. Wreghitt
Laura Ziskin

Publishers & Book Biz
Price Berkley
A. Whitney Ellsworth
George Whitman

Sound
Tom Keith
Norio Ohga
Pete Rugolo

Visual Arts & Design
Ray Aghayan
Theoni Aldredge
Thomas Armstrong III
Robert Breer
Byron Burford
Françoise Cachin
Leonora Carrington
John Chamberlain
Stephen De Staebler
Norton Dodge
Helen Frankenthaler
Roy Gussow
Mark Hall
Richard Hamilton
Budd Hopkins
John Hoyland
Harry Jackson
Gabriel Laderman
Gerald Laing
Ricardo Legorreta
Gilbert “Magu” Lujan
Duffy Lyon (“Butter Cow Lady”)
Ján Man?uška
Jose Torres Martino
John McCracken
Robert Miller
Roman Opalka
Dennis Oppenheim
Pat Passlof
Prince Twins Seven-Seven
James Rizzi
Alex Steinweiss
Dugald Stermer
Hedda Sterne
Gene Summers
Zden?k Sýkora
George Tooker
Cy Twombly
Alan Uglow
Theadora Van Runkle
June Wayne
Eva Zeisel

Writers & Poets
Harry Bernstein
Lilian Jackson Braun
Henry Carlisle
Jo Carson
Andrée Chedid
Gene Colan
David Croft
L.J. Davis
Shelagh Delaney
Sam Denoff
B.H. Friedman
Patrick Galvin
Pam Gems
Edouard Glissant
David Zelag Goodman
John Gross
John Haines
Josephine Hart
Vaclav Havel
Christopher Hitchens
Edwin Honig
Brian Jacques
Hal Kanter
Bil Keane
Sakyo Komatsu
Agota Kristof
Jay Landesman
Romulus Linney
Christopher Logue
Arnošt Lustig
Allen Mandelbaum
Anna Mashutina (Yabolonskaya)
Anne McCaffrey
Dwayne McDuffie
James McLure
Zdenek Miler
Al Morgan
Bill Morrison
David Nevin
Anant Pai
Reynolds Price
Jerry Robinson
Gonzalo Rojas
Abraham Rothberg
Ernesto Sabato
Jimmy Sangster
Mildred Savage
Jorge Semprun
Joe Simon
Badal Sircar
Leonard B. Stern
Ruth Stone
Craig Thomas
Piri Thomas
Janine Pommy Vega
Doric Wilson
Lanford Wilson
Jennifer Worth

- Bill Reichblum

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