Posts Tagged: Paris

Raymond Aubrac, 97, was involved in the French Resistance’s most romantic legend – and bitterest controversy

PARIS – Raymond Aubrac, who has died aged 97, was among the last surviving leaders of the French Resistance in the Second World War and central to the most celebrated, and controversial, incident in the history of the clandestine organisation.

Raymond Aubrac, 97, was involved in the French Resistance’s most romantic legend – and bitterest controversy

PARIS – Raymond Aubrac, who has died aged 97, was among the last surviving leaders of the French Resistance in the Second World War and central to the most celebrated, and controversial, incident in the history of the clandestine organisation.

Self taught, Pulitzer Prize winner Alice C. Steinbach, 78, was ‘fearless’ in her writing

BALTIMORE – Alice C. Steinbach, the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for The Baltimore Sun, whose work captured the wonder and grace of people and places around the world, died Tuesday of cancer at her Roland Park Place

Self taught, Pulitzer Prize winner Alice C. Steinbach, 78, was ‘fearless’ in her writing

BALTIMORE – Alice C. Steinbach, the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for The Baltimore Sun, whose work captured the wonder and grace of people and places around the world, died Tuesday of cancer at her Roland Park Place

Vietnamese prisoner, war cameraman Pierre Schoendoerffer, 83, made Vietnam War movie ‘masterpiece’

PARIS – Pierre Schoendoerffer, 83, an Oscar-winning French filmmaker who was held prisoner in Indochina and chronicled the pain of war on screen and on the page, died Wednesday, the French military health service said. Schoendoerffer served as a cameraman

Vietnamese prisoner, war cameraman Pierre Schoendoerffer, 83, made Vietnam War movie ‘masterpiece’

PARIS – Pierre Schoendoerffer, 83, an Oscar-winning French filmmaker who was held prisoner in Indochina and chronicled the pain of war on screen and on the page, died Wednesday, the French military health service said. Schoendoerffer served as a cameraman

French cartoonist Jean Giraud, aka ‘Moebius,’ drew the strange science fiction series in R-rated magazine ‘Heavy Metal’

DEAUVILLE, France – Jean Giraud, the comics artist whose evocative, elegant work under the pseudonym Moebius made him one of the most highly recognizable cartoonists in the world, died on March 10 after a long battle with cancer. He was

French cartoonist Jean Giraud, aka ‘Moebius,’ drew the strange science fiction series in R-rated magazine ‘Heavy Metal’

DEAUVILLE, France – Jean Giraud, the comics artist whose evocative, elegant work under the pseudonym Moebius made him one of the most highly recognizable cartoonists in the world, died on March 10 after a long battle with cancer. He was

Especially in the 1940s, renown fashion photographer Lillian Bassman, 94, had rapport with models

NEW YORK – “I didn’t bring you to Paris to make art; I brought you here to do the buttons and bows,” Harper’s Bazaar editor Carmel Snow famously snapped at photographer Lillian Bassman during a fashion shoot for the magazine

Especially in the 1940s, renown fashion photographer Lillian Bassman, 94, had rapport with models

NEW YORK – “I didn’t bring you to Paris to make art; I brought you here to do the buttons and bows,” Harper’s Bazaar editor Carmel Snow famously snapped at photographer Lillian Bassman during a fashion shoot for the magazine

Sir Simon Marsden photographed ruins, graveyards in hopes of seeing the other side

Sir Simon Marsden, 4th Bt, who has died aged 63, was a photographer specialising in spooky subjects such as ruins, moonlit abbeys and graveyards. Unsurprisingly, he attracted a considerable following among fans of the supernatural. But his photographs were also

Sir Simon Marsden photographed ruins, graveyards in hopes of seeing the other side

Sir Simon Marsden, 4th Bt, who has died aged 63, was a photographer specialising in spooky subjects such as ruins, moonlit abbeys and graveyards. Unsurprisingly, he attracted a considerable following among fans of the supernatural. But his photographs were also

Fascination with planes drew commercial artist Joe DeMarco, 93, to WWI aircraft

TOWSON, Md. – Salvatore Joseph “Joe” DeMarco, a commercial artist and former manager of art services for AAI Corp. who was also widely known for his detailed drawings of World War I aircraft, died Friday of lung cancer at Gilchrist

Fascination with planes drew commercial artist Joe DeMarco, 93, to WWI aircraft

TOWSON, Md. – Salvatore Joseph “Joe” DeMarco, a commercial artist and former manager of art services for AAI Corp. who was also widely known for his detailed drawings of World War I aircraft, died Friday of lung cancer at Gilchrist