The Silver Age of Hollywood

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 13TH JANUARY 2013

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Proud Chelsea, 161 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 5XP†
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Dates:
8th November 2012†until†13th January 2013
OPENING TIMES
Daily 10am - 7pm
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The Silver Age of HollywoodCredited with inventing the photo journalistic motion picture still, Bob Willoughby was the first outside photographer to be hired by a studio specifically to take publicity images. With this all-areas access to Hollywood's elite, he became known for his artfully informal pieces. The Silver Age of Hollywood displays intimate behind-the-scenes photos from films such as 'The Graduate', 'Rebel without a Cause', 'My Fair Lady' and 'Ocean's Eleven'. It will showcase some of Willoughby's most evocative images, among which include a striking image of James Dean studying a script, a beautiful Natalie Wood caught off guard and a meditative Jane Fonda as she practices her lines. The exhibition will also include Willoughby's first photograph of Audrey Hepburn, a snapshot of a pre-Bond Sean Connery and an image of Frank Sinatra a year before he married Mia Farrow.

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The Silver Age of Hollywood† © Bob Willoughby - Bob Willoughby: The Silver Age of Hollywood, Proud Chelsea, 8th November 2012 – 13th January 2013 †

The Silver Age of Hollywood - © Bob Willoughby - Bob Willoughby: The Silver Age of Hollywood, Proud Chelsea, 8th November 2012 – 13th January 2013

The Silver Age of Hollywood © Bob Willoughby - Bob Willoughby: The Silver Age of Hollywood, Proud Chelsea, 8th November 2012 – 13th January 2013 †

The Silver Age of Hollywood - © Bob Willoughby - Bob Willoughby: The Silver Age of Hollywood, Proud Chelsea, 8th November 2012 – 13th January 2013 More Images

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Morgan Howell: 45 RevolutionsMorgan Howell: 45 Revolutions24th July 2014Tuesday 2nd September 2014 Where:
Proud Chelsea, 161† Kings Road† † † SW3 5XP
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Morgan Howell: 45 Revolutions
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography†|†PRICINGFree
DATES10th July to 2nd September 2014 - 10am-7pm
VENUEProud Chelsea†

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