Wednesday, November 11, 2009

REMINDER: NEIL LEIFER AT ANNENBERG CENTER IN LA; MONROE GALLERY DEC, 4 & 5


Muhammad Ali Knocks Out Sonny Liston, Lewiston, Maine, May 25, 1965 copyright Neil Leifer


The Annenberg Foundation is pleased to announce the third exhibit in the Annenberg Space for Photography, an innovative cultural destination in Los Angeles dedicated to presenting print photography and digital images. Entitled "SPORT: IOOSS & LEIFER," the exhibit will feature the work of Walter Iooss and Neil Leifer, two of the world's most preeminent sports photographers. This is the first time both photographers will be featured together in a two-person show. This exhibit is also a rare peek at the artistry of Sports Photography. "SPORT: IOOSS & LEIFER" will open to the public on November 12, 2009 and run through March 7, 2010.


Additionally, Monroe Gallery of Photography is excited to welcome Neil Leifer for a very special holiday book signing on December 4 and 5. Leifer will be signing copies of newest book, "Guts and Glory: The Golden Age of American Football". A selection of Leifer's iconic sports photographs will be on exhibit, and there is a public reception with Neil Leifer on Friday, December 4, from 5 - 7. Leifer will also be signing books on Saturday, December 5, from 1 - 3. Please contact Monroe Gallery for further information, or to reserve a copy of Leifer's books.

More info is here.

http://www.monroegallery.com/