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Tatsuo Ikeda, Japanese anti-war artist, is dead at 92

Tatsuo Ikeda, known for his harrowing works based on World War II, has died in November at the age of 92. His death was announced by Fergus McCaffrey, the gallery that represented him. Ikeda was born in 1928 in Saga Prefecture, Japan. He…

Billionaire Art Collector Sheldon Solow dies at 92

Prominent art collector and real-estate mogul Sheldon H. Solow died on Tuesday at New York’s Cornell Medical Centre. His death at the age of 92, first reported by Bloomberg, was said to be due to lymphoma. Sheldon Solow was one of the…

Robert Bechtle, Pioneer of Photorealism, is dead at 88

Robert Bechtle, one of the pioneers of the photorealist movement in the 1960s, is no more. A representative of the Gladstone gallery, which represented him, confirmed that the artist died at 88. Bechtle is known in the art world for his…