Gibson Guitar has announced Gibson Through the Lens, a world-class photographic exhibition featuring 60 vintage and rare photographs.
Posted on Oct 25, 2011 11:34 am
Gibson Guitar has announced Gibson Through The Lens, a world-class photographic exhibition featuring 60 vintage and rare photographs. This unique exhibit will be open to the public at The British Music Experience in London's O2 Arena from Monday, November 7 through January 31.
For the exhibit, Gibson Guitar has collaborated with 30 of the world's most respected rock photographers, including Baron Wolman, Neal Preston, Mick Rock, Bob Gruen, Ross Halfin, David Redfern and the late Jim Marshall.
"Gibson Through the Lens offers music fans around the world the opportunity to witness an exhibition of iconic pictures that symbolize and represent the heart and soul of Gibson Guitar through the ages," said Henry Juszkiewicz, Chairman and CEO of Gibson Guitar.
Curated by music photography archivist Dave Brolan, this public exhibition of iconic and rare photographs comes to London following highly successful exhibitions in Berlin, Shanghai, Tokyo, Sydney and Los Angeles.
The exhibition consists of 60 prints signed by the photographer featuring a who's who of rock royalty and undisputed guitar heroes such as Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, Angus Young, Frank Zappa, Eric Clapton, Bob Marley, B.B. King, Jeff Beck, Les Paul, Carl Perkins, Elvis, Bob Dylan, Chuck Berry, Wes Montgomery, Sir Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Slash, Dave Grohl, Kurt Cobain, Lenny Kravitz, Jon Bon Jovi, Jack White, Billie Joe Armstrong, Paul Weller and Noel Gallagher.