12/29/2010 11:22 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

In Memoriam: Remembering Iconic Arts Figures Who Passed In 2010 (PHOTOS)

Whether cut short or lived to the fullest, the end of the calendar year provides a somber moment of reflection to honor the lives of artists who've passed this year. Here is a small selection of people who will be remembered long after they're gone.