Morrison Lodge Gallery in partnership with music and model administration firm Iconoclast, and assist from WhistlePig Whiskey, will exhibit a group of lately unearthed shade images taken in 1971 by legendary photographer Ernst Haas of the long-lasting rock group The Band at their finest.
Store the very best of The Band’s discography on vinyl and extra.
This particular exhibition of The Band might be displayed in each the LA and NY galleries with a grand opening evening February twenty third from 7-9pm at Morrison Lodge Gallery Sundown Marquis situated at 1200 Alta Loma Street in West Hollywood, and from 6-8pm at Morrison Lodge Gallery situated at 116 Prince Road in New York Metropolis.
As a part of Iconoclast’s dedication to preserving and proliferating nice artworks, an intensive forensic research of The Band’s archives befell, revealing 502 shade images, 495 of which haven’t been since 1972. The collection of 25 photographs to be displayed are taken from this historic discovery.
The images are taken from the Band’s spellbinding sequence of performances on the Academy of Music in New York Metropolis from December 28-31, 1971. These performances captured the group on the peak of their energy and have become the inspiration for the Gold-certified stay album, Rock of Ages: The Band in Live performance. The Band exhibit options suave, in-the-moment captures of your complete group, together with some footage of a shades-sporting Bob Dylan. The Los Angeles gallery can have the exhibition on view till March 7, and New York will stay on view till March 9.
Ernst Haas (1921-1986) is among the most necessary photographers of the twentieth century and acknowledged as a pioneer in shade pictures. Haas was the primary individual to publish a shade photograph essay for LIFE in 1953 on Returning Prisoners of Struggle. His work additionally appeared in Vogue, and he was the topic of the primary single-artist exhibition of shade pictures at New York’s Museum of Trendy Artwork.
His ebook, The Creation (1971), was one of the crucial profitable pictures books ever, promoting 350,000 copies. These one-of-a-kind shade photographs are the one images of rock musicians ever taken by Haas.
Go to Morrison Lodge Gallery’s official web site for extra info.
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