On Friday, May 4, 2012 from 8-10pm art629 Gallery will host an opening party featuring the photographic work of BOB GRUEN. The reception will be open to the public and Mr. Gruen will be attending.
The exhibit, titled "ROCK SEEN," (taken from his latest book by Abrams, 2011), will be a showcase of Bob Gruen's photography spanning the past 40 years. This will be the first showing of his work in Asbury Park, but not the first time he has worked here. He has some history of shooting concerts here including The Clash in 1982, and the Pretenders in 1994.
Bob Gruen is one of the most well-known and respected photographers in rock and roll. From John Lennon to Johnny Rotten; Muddy Waters to the Rolling Stones; Elvis to Madonna; Bob Dylan to Bob Marley; Tina Turner to Debbie Harry, he has captured the music scene for over forty years in photographs that have gained worldwide recognition.
The exhibit will run from Friday, May 4th, through Sunday, May 27th.
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Asbury Park, NJ