Louise Bourgeois, an internationally known artist, died at 98 today, according to the LA Times. She suffered a heart attack in Manhattan on Saturday, and passed away at Beth Israel Hospital today. She was best known for sculptures of giant spiders, women with extra breasts, and many other pieces that were filled with feminist and psychological undertones. Though she has been an artist for many years, she was only widely recognized in her 70s."She smashed a taboo," said Christopher Knight...Read Full Story
Louise Bourgeois was an internationally revered artist. She died at 98 on May 31, 2010. See more about Louise Bourgeois here.