Mick Rock | Icons • September 14 - October 19, 2019
Opening Reception • Saturday, September 14 • 6-9 PM
Mick Rock PRE-SALE is through August 31. CLICK HERE TO VIEW
If you are based in DALLAS use the promo code LOCALSONLY and the shipping charge will be voided. Additional shipping charges will apply to framed works being shipped.
Those purchasing from the pre-sale will receive a signed copy of Mick’s TASCHEN book and complimentary framing of your print.
About the Exhibition
The Public Trust will be opening their fall schedule with Mick Rock: Icons, a classic selection of photographs co-curated by Kendall Morgan from legendary photographer Mick Rock, which will feature images from the 70s and 80s of David Bowie, Lou Reed, Debbie Harry, Iggy Pop, Andy Warhol, Mick Jagger and Joan Jett among many others. Additional programming in partnership with the exhibition's presenting sponsor, The Joule, includes a book signing and talk at The Taschen Library on Thursday, September 12 at 7 PM along with an exhibition afterparty at The Joule's Midnight Rambler, Saturday, September 14 at 10 PM. The artist will also be taking commissioned portraits in Dallas on Sunday, September 15th.
About the Artist
Legendary rock photographer Mick Rock is often referred to as “The Man Who Shot the Seventies,” for his iconic images of Syd Barrett, David Bowie, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop, Queen, the Sex Pistols, The Ramones, Blondie and Rocky Horror Picture Show. London born, he has resided in New York for the past 35 years. He has shot over 100 album covers. His recent subjects include Snoop Dogg, Father John Misty, Lenny Kravitz, Janelle Monaie, Jimmy Fallon, The Black Keys, Alicia Keys, Daft Punk, Pharrell, Josh Groban, Nas, Rufus Wainwright, Kings of Leon, The Black Lips and Queens of The Stone Age among others. His latest publication The Rise of David Bowie 1972-1973, (TASCHEN Books, published September 2015) featured a spectacular limited edition co-signed with Bowie, which sold out just before David’s death. A documentary about his career, produced by Vice Films and Straight Up Films, called SHOT!, was launched at the Tribeca Film Festival in April 2016 and is currently streaming on Netflix. He has had major exhibitions in Tokyo, Toronto, London, Liverpool, Berlin, Manchester, New York, Oslo, Gothenburg, Stockholm, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Sao Paolo, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and Toulouse.
Image • Mick Rock, David Bowie, Life on Mars, 1973. Archival pigment print, 24x20 in. edition of 50. © Mick Rock, 1973, 2019.