memorials and tributes to celebrities we’ve lost

The Legacy Of Legendary Pop Artist James Rosenquist

Writing these last minute posts because of the passing of someone is never fun. Especially when you know that their absence is likely to change the world as we know it. Such is the case with our losing legendary Pop artist James Rosenquist yesterday. He may not be as well known as Andy Warhol or Roy Lichtenstein, but he work was instrumental in forming the genre. (more…)

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Remembering Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Remembering Amy Krouse Rosenthal
photo by Kevin Nance Photography

Amy Krouse Rosenthal passed away on March 13, 2017. So much more than an author, a mother or a wife. More than a copywriter, a creative soul, a generous friend. Amy was beautiful, brave and filled with wisdom beyond her 51 years. She leaves behind a treasure trove of her creativity and insight: books, articles, photos, projects, videos and more. Here are just a few of my favorites. (more…)

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She Really Did Turn The World On With A Smile. Our Tribute To Mary Tyler Moore.

tribute to mary tyler moore

Legendary screen and stage actress Mary Tyler Moore has passed away at the age of 80. Mary Tyler Moore’s television and movie roles represented multiple female archetypes – all of which she played with aplomb. She embodied independence, style, smarts and vulnerability to millions of viewers everywhere. (more…)

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Carrie Fisher: Her Life, Her Loves and Her Legacy. (40+ photos)

Carrie Fisher's Life in Pictures

Actress and entertainer Debbie Reynolds has the horrendous chore of having to bury her own daughter, something no parent should ever endure. The fact that her daughter was writer, actress and comedian Carrie Fisher, immortalized forever as Star Wars’ Princess Leia Organa, makes that a painful duty the public will mourn along with Ms. Reynolds. (more…)

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A Beatles-Inspired Tribute To Those We Lost in 2016 (Updated Version)

A recreation of the iconic 1967 Beatles album cover for Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band that replaces the original subjects of the collage with people we lost in 2016 has been making the rounds on the internet. The photo-shopped image, which has been updated to include deaths as recent as Dec. 12th, features over 40 artists, musicians, athletes and other celebrities who passed away this year. (more…)

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