Robert Rauschenberg, Artist
Born October 22, 1925 at Port Arthur, Texas
Died May 13, 2008 at Captiva Island, Florida
Made multimedia constructions, convinced some people his work was art, many people wrote effervescently about his constructs.
Had very little, to no actual drawing or painting skill.
Rauschenberg is survived by his son, Christopher; a sister, Janet Begneaud; and his companion, artist Darryl Pottorf.