The Art of Rock Legends at Artworks Downtown - Opening events of San Rafael Rocks - June 12 - July 24, 2015
Date: Friday, July 10, 2015
Phone: (415) 451-8119
A benefit exhibition featuring artwork by iconic 60’s musicians, artists and photographers will be on display and for sale at Art Works Downtown, 1337 4th Street in San Rafael, June 12 through July 24th. This benefit will feature 21 original artworks by Jerry Garcia, presented in partnership with The Jerry Garcia Foundation. Original artwork has been donated by Carlos Santana, Janis Joplin, Grace Slick, Jimi Hendrix, Joan Baez, Marty Balin, Commander Cody, Peter Max, Dave Getz, and more. Top rock & roll photographers of the era have also donated their work, including Baron Wolman, the first Chief of Photography for Rolling Stone magazine, Robert Altman, Graham Nash, Ed Perlstein and Richard Pechner. The exhibition will also include outstanding rock posters from artists Stanley Mouse, Pat Ryan, Arlene Owseichik and Shane Grogg.
The Art of Rock Legends is the opening event of San Rafael Rocks, a multi-faceted, multi-partner rock 'n' roll art, film and music celebration with proceeds benefitting DrawBridge, a Bay Area arts program for homeless children, and California Film Institute Education, which provides creative film programs for Bay Area students.
Additional Location or Other Information
Reception on July 10 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm at Art Works Downtown, 1337 Fourth St., San Rafael, CA