LAURITA--Louis, celebrated artist, died on November 28th. Born 1959 in New York, Lou graduated from Cooper Union in 1981, was involved with numerous downtown art collectives, such as Group Material, later represented by Guild & Greyshkul. He worked tirelessly for nonprofit arts organizations including La Mama Galleria and Visual AIDS. A devoted and treasured friend to many. Survived by his loving partner David Adams, sister Susan, parents Alice and Louis.
Published in New York Times on Dec. 5, 2010.