Obituaries


Remembering the Influential Photographers We Lost in the Past Year

June 30, 2017

© Nathan Lyons/Courtesy of Bruce Silverstein Gallery

Nathan Lyons’s diptych, “Untitled (Riding First Class on the Titanic),” 1974-1998.

George Pitts, 66 The photographer, who was previously a painter and writer, was photo director of Vibe from 1993 to 2004. He was the recipient of the Lucie Award for Picture Editor of the Year in 2006. Pitts died March 4, 2017, after a long illness. Lennart Nilsson, 94 The Swedish photographer was known for his pioneering images of human...

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