We’ve reached the last couple of days of ‘The Art of the Album’ at London’s Gallery@OXO where last night saw a great turn out to celebrate the show. Many of the artists involved turned out, with Storm Thorgerson giving a talk on some of the work he had on display including the covers for Peter Gabriel 1, 2 and 3.
The show ends tomorrow – January 15th.
Photographer Michael Spencer Jones has sent us a few shots of the exhibition currently underway at the.gallery@OXO.
The Exhibition is at Oxo, Oxo Tower, South Bank, London. November 18th 2010 – January 9th 2011, 11am – 6pm daily (4pm Christmas Eve and New Years Eve).
An exhibition featuring hand signed limited edition fine art prints of Peter’s 15 album images covering 35 years of recording. Each is signed in pencil by Peter Gabriel and the artists involved opens today at The Gallery at OXO Tower.
The show also includes album art from The Beatles, David Bowie, The Who, Ian Dury, Oasis, Pink Floyd, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Paul Weller, Sex Pistols and Louis Armstrong. Original signed and authorised works from artists including; Sir Peter Blake, Richard Evans, Storm Thorgerson, Aubrey Powell, Robert Crumb, Michael Spencer Jones, Malcolm Poynter, Julian Grater, David Scheinmann, Nils-Udo, Susan Derges, York Tillyer, Marc Bessant, David Cox and the estates of Robert Mapplethorpe and Trevor Key.
Dates: 18 November 2010 – 9 January 2011
Opening times: 11am-6pm
Venue: gallery@oxo, Oxo Tower Wharf,
South Bank, London SE1 9PH