Amedeo Modigliani - Modigliani abandoned painting for awhile to pursue sculpture with his friend and mentor Constantine Brancusi; however, he was too poor to work in anything other than the building stones he stole from construction sites
Lillian Bassman obituary: artistic fashion photographer dies at 94
Lillian Bassman, a magazine art director and fashion photographer who achieved renown in the 1940s and ’50s with high-contrast, dreamy portraits of sylphlike models, died on February 13th 2013 at her home in Manhattan. She was 94.
Georgia Totto O'Keeffe (November 15, 1887 – March 6, 1986) was an American artist. She is best known for her paintings of enlarged flowers, New York skyscrapers, and New Mexico landscapes. O'Keeffe has been recognized as the "Mother of American modernism".