RIP Shannon Michael Cane, Printed Matter’s Fairs and Editions Curator

November 13th, 2017

Curator and editor Shannon Michael Cane, who curated Printed Matter’s fairs and editions, has passed away.  He was a central figure in the non-profit bookstore and exhibition space’s vibrant engagement with art publications and printed art. “Shelley and I join with the Printed Matter family and the entire artist publications community in mourning the sudden and devastating loss of our friend and colleague Shannon Michael Cane,” says Phil Aarons, Printed Matter board chair. “His unparalleled passionate commitment to helping artists bring their printed materials to the public was crucial to Printed Matter and so many others. Vibrant, fearless, and larger than life, he will be profoundly missed.”

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