Links to obituary posts on H-SHERA.
I am sad to report the loss this week of two artists whom many of you knew or worked with, New York-based sculptor Leonid Sokov and Moscow-based kinetic artist, designer, and musician Viacheslav Koleichuk. You can read more about Sokov and Koleichuk here:
Igor and I first met about 40 years ago and quickly became friends. I am in debt to him in many ways. Amongst much else, it was he who first encouraged me to translate some of Varlam Shalamov's stories and - a few years later - Vasily Grossman's LIFE AND FATE.