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Photographer Alice Springs Dies at 97 | Culture

Alice Springs Self-Portrait with Helmut Newton. Made in Hollywood in 1991.ALICE SPRINGS Australian portrait photographer June Newton, widow of Helmut Newton, has died in Monte Carlo at the age of 97, as announced on Saturday by the foundation she created in Berlin dedicated to the photographer’s work. “We regret the loss of an exceptional personality […]

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Ismael Ivo, dancer, choreographer and director dies | Culture

Former dancer, choreographer and director Ismael Ivo died this Friday at the age of 66, and according to a statement from his family, it was due to complications from covid-19 this week. He had been admitted to the Sirio-Libanés Hospital in São Paulo for a month, his hometown, where he had been born in the […]

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Rapper DMX Dies At 50 | Culture

DMX, at a concert in Warsaw in 2014.RAFAL GUZ / EFE Rapper Earls Simmons (Mount Vernon, New York) died today in the White Plains hospital, at the age of 50, due to multiple organ failure. The musician had been admitted to the medical center since last weekend, when he suffered a myocardial infarction caused by […]

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Venezuelan musician Henry Stephen dies | Culture

Henry Stephen, a popular pop singer, considered one of the pioneers of Venezuelan rock since the 60s, has died a victim of covid-19 at the Military Hospital in Caracas at the age of 79. Sthepen is remembered, above all, for being the interpreter of Lemon lemon, a catchy song released on the market in 1968 […]

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Patrick Juvet, ephemeral king of 1970s disco, dies | Culture

Last Thursday the Swiss singer was found dead at the age of 70 in his Barcelona apartment and in circumstances yet to be clarified Patrick Juvet, one of those artists who best exemplifies the danger of enjoying the most colossal success for a couple of years and the poor assimilation of a subsequent failure, as […]

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Josefina Cuesta, pioneer of historical memory in Spain, dies | Culture

Josefina Cuesta giving the conference ‘Unamuno and women’, at the Casa Unamuno of the University of Salamanca, March 7, 2017.Friends of Unamuno Salamanca Association On March 30, 2021, after a short illness and surrounded by her family, the emeritus professor of the University of Salamanca Josefina Cuesta Bustillo (Villamolón, 1947-Salamanca, 2021) died. He studied at […]

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Argentina: Carlos Busqued, the writer who loved monsters, dies | Culture

The Argentine writer Carlos Busqued in a photograph of Editorial Anagrama.Anagram When the news of the death of Carlos Busqued began to circulate on the networks this Monday, March 29, the incredulity that readers, writers and friends expressed as they found out – I cannot believe it – seemed, for once, an effect of humor […]

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Antonio Caro, master of conceptual art in Colombia, dies | Culture

Colombian artist Antonio Caro, in an image from September 2015, in Madrid.Anton Fafian / SUMMA Antonio Caro, considered the father of Colombian conceptual art and a Latin American reference, died this Monday at the San Ignacio hospital in Bogotá for still unknown causes. His career spanning almost half a century made him one of the […]

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Bertrand Tavernier, prodigious French filmmaker and American film scholar, dies at 79 | Culture

Bertrand Tavernier, and Roma and 2019.Pacific Press With the death today of the French filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier (Lyon, 1941) at the age of 79, two fundamental personalities for the cinema of the last half century disappear. On the one hand, the filmmaker, director, screenwriter and producer, creator of a powerful filmography made up of some […]

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Jorge Martínez Reverte, the writer who invented Gálvez and narrated the wars, dies | Culture

The writer Jorge Martínez Reverte (Madrid, 1948) died this Wednesday as a result of the cancer he suffered, as confirmed by his family. The novelist and historian, a regular contributor to El PAÍS, confessed on March 12 in an article published in this newspaper that he suffered from carcinoma. Author of political novels, books about […]

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