“Photographs of Amalie R. Rothschild: Eyewitness to the ’60’s Rock Revolution” in Pontassieve through September 26, 2015

Amalie R. Rothschild

Photographs of Amalie R. Rothschild: Eyewitness to the ’60’s Rock Revolution is currently on view at the Colonne del Palazzo Comunale di Pontassieve near Florence through July 26 and from August 29 – September 26, 2015. Photographer, filmmaker, and SACI Artists Council Member, Amalie R. Rothschild, has also exhibited her work at the SACI Gallery (2005, 2009, 2011) .

From 1968-71, Amalie was the “unofficial” photographer of The Fillmore East of Bill Graham, where she was able to capture intimate portraits of the biggest musicians and singers from the history of music, from rock to jazz.

The exhibition includes iconic images of famous figures such as Janis Joplin,Tina Turner, Miles Davis, Bob Dylan, Carlos Santana, Frank Zappa, Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchel, Allman Brothers BandPink Floyd, Mick Jagger, Elton John, Eric Clapton, John Lennon, & Yoko Ono.

Amalie was recently interviewed by the magazine IO Donna – Corriere della Sera newspaper (in Italian).

July 16-26 and August 29 – September 26, 2015

Exhibition open: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Sunday: 4-7pm, Wednesday and Saturday, 9am-noon. Closed on Monday.
Entrance is free.

Sala delle Colonne, Palazzo Comunale, Via Tanzini, 32 – Pontassieve

For more info, contact: Comune di Pontassieve
T 055/8360343 cultura@comune.pontassieve.fi.it

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SACI is a US non-profit College of Art and Design in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking accredited instruction in studio art, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Founded in 1975, SACI offers the following programs: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Late Spring & Summer Studies, Venice Summer Program, Post-Bac in Conservation, Post-Bac in Studio Art; MFA in Studio Art, MFA in Photography, MFA in Communication Design, Low-Residency MFA in Studio Art, MA in Art History.

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