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Obituaries & Remembrances is a new Two Coats of Paint project dedicated to biographies of, and stories about, beloved, talented, and influential members of the art community, particularly those whose acheivements were not recognized beyond the art community when they died. If readers would like to submit to Obituaries & Remembrances, please send a note to Twocoatsofpaint@gmail.com with OBITUARY in the subject line. Don’t forget to include a link to the artist’s website.

About Two Coats of Paint: Two Coats of Paint is an NYC-based art project, that includes an award-winning art blogazine, artists residency, a podcast, catalogue essays for painters, and other special initiatives.

About the blogazine: Launched in 2007 and nationally read, Two Coats of Paint publishes original content with an emphasis on contemporary painting and related issues. Two Coats has been sponsored by numerous museums, universities, galleries, and arts organizations including the Guggenheim Museum, Whitney Museum, New Art Dealers Association (NADA), School of Visual Arts, Maryland Institute College of Art, American University, and Rhode Island School of Design. In 2014 and 2016, Two Coats of Paint received prestigious Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation Arts Writing Grants for blogging. Publisher Sharon Butler, an accomplished painter, is affiliated with the New York Academy of Art and the University of Connecticut.

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Publisher and Editor: Sharon Butler
Contributing Editor and Film Critic: Jonathan Stevenson
Production Associate: Kenneth Greiner
Research Associate: Emily Karam
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