Dash Snow

Artist from United States of America

Dashiell "Dash" Snow (July 27, 1981 - July 13, 2009) was an American artist, based in New York. Dashiell A. Snow was born in 1981, the son of Taya Thurman and Christopher Snow. He was also a great-grandson of the founders of the Menil Collection in Houston, Dominique de Menil and John de Menil, French aristocrats who were heirs to fortunes based in textiles and oil-drilling equipment (see Schlumberger). His maternal grandfather was Buddhist scholar Robert Thurman. Robert Thurman is actress Uma Thurman's father. His maternal grandmother was set and costume designer Marie-Christophe de Menil. He had a brother named Maxwell and a sister named Caroline. As a child he was rebellious, and at 13 was sent to the Hidden Lake Academy in Georgia, a boarding school specialising in the treatment of children with oppositional defiant disorder. At the age of 18, Snow married Corsican-born artist Agathe Snow. They later split up and divorced. In July 2007, Dash's then-girlfriend, photo magazine editor Jade Berreau, gave birth to his daughter, whom they named Secret Midnight Magic Nico. Snow died on the evening of July 13, 2009, at Lafayette House, a hotel in lower Manhattan. His grandmother  ( Wikipedia article )


Personal facts

Date of birth
Place of birth
New York
United States of America
Jade Berreau Agathe Snow
Artist, Photographer


Date of death
Cause of death
Drug overdose
Place of death
Lafayette House, New York City

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