Episode 144: Lisa Wainwright on Robert Rauschenberg

Episode 144: Lisa Wainwright on Robert Rauschenberg

http://media.libsyn.com/media/badatsports/Bad_at_Sports_Episode_144-Wainwright_on_Rauschenberg.mp3 download Robert Rauschenberg passed away on May 12, 2008 at age 82. The Art Institute of Chicago’s own Rauscheberg expert Lisa Wainwright joins us to discuss his...
Robert Rauschenberg Dead at 82

Robert Rauschenberg Dead at 82

via MICHAEL KIMMELMAN for the New York Times: Robert Rauschenberg, the irrepressibly prolific American artist who time and again reshaped art in the 20th century, died on Monday night at his home on Captiva Island, Fla. He was 82. The cause was heart failure, said...
Sir Robert J. Loescher: 1937 – 2007

Sir Robert J. Loescher: 1937 – 2007

Sir Robert J. Loescher, 70, died on December 8, 2007. Mr. Loescher was Professor Emeritis at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and founder of SAIC Art History Department. He was knighted in 1990 by King Juan Carlos, of Spain. He was preceded in death by his...
Crocodile Hunter’ Steve Irwin has Died

Crocodile Hunter’ Steve Irwin has Died

‘Crocodile Hunter’ Steve Irwin has died. The wildlife presenter was filming a documentary off the coast of Australia this weekend when a stingray attacked him, using its poisonous barb to pierce his chest. According to reports, paramedics flew out to the...