Astoria, New York (PressExposure) March 17, 2013 -- WHAT: In celebration of The Rolling Stones 50th Anniversary, Hollywood newcomer PROJECT Gallery presents a retrospective featuring rare, intimate and never-before seen photos of The Rolling Stones
WHERE: PROJECT Gallery
1553 N. Cahuenga Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
WHEN: Opening celebration: March 28; 7p-10p
(Photographers Neal Preston and Barrie Wentzell present)
Exhibition runs through April 21 with surprise guests and events throughout
In celebration of The Rolling Stonesï¿½ 50th Anniversary, Hollywood newcomer PROJECT Gallery presents: 50 Years of The Rolling Stones: A Rock and Roll Retrospective featuring rare, intimate and never-before seen photos of the Stones. Renowned and legendary photographers Ken Regan, Philip Townsend, Barrie Wentzell, Neal Preston, Lynn Goldsmith and others who photographed the group throughout their career will be prominently featured. This unique exhibition depicts one of the worldsï¿½ most notorious and beloved acts and visually weaves much of the story of their incredible 50-year career.
Included are Philip Townsends early images of a young, boyish-looking group photographed along the banks of the Thames, legendary and iconic live shots by Barrie Wentzell; intimate behind-the scenes moments by Ken Regan (including their famous El Mocambo show in 1977); live shots from The Forum and other renowned venues by the acclaimed Neal Preston and present-day portraits by icon Lynn Goldsmith. 50 Years of The Rolling Stones: A Rock and Roll Retrospective opened with great success at Toronto's premier rock and roll gallery, Analogue, and this its first debut within the US. This comprehensive exhibit is a very grand, rare and special tribute to The Stones. At the March 28 opening celebration, PROJECT Gallery is honored to host legendary photographers Neal Preston and Barrie Wentzell as they recant and recall the intimate, unique and legendary stories behind their photos adorning the walls.
Limited edition prints of all sizes will be for sale as well as books, t-shirts and other memorabilia.
A beautifully designed gallery newcomer, PROJECT Gallery is a cultural destination for the Hollywood Arts community. PROJECT features actively rotating exhibitions with emerging and established artists and boasts a unique and creative event space with a modern edge. In a very short time, PROJECT has held exhibitions for contemporary artists Zio Zigler, Ian Ross and Awekword and will host a pop up for prominent LA art venture, CARTWHEEL, next month. The gallery has received media attention from Los Angeles Confidential, LA Canvas, Daily Candy, BBC, and many other outlets. For more information on PROJECT please visit http://www.projectla.net or gallery rep http://www.artduet.net.