Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 18, 2014 – Gurevich Fine Art is excited to announce it has been selected to host the JUNO Photography Exhibition in collaboration with the 2014 JUNO Awards. The exhibit, which will feature classic JUNO photos and exclusive works taken by Canada’s foremost rock and roll photographers, will have an opening reception March 26th at 7:00 pm. The exhibit will be open to the public from March 24th to 30th.
This retrospective photography exhibition showcases the past 40+ years of Canadian music and the JUNO Awards. The exhibition showcases more than 50 stunning photos from the JUNO Awards’ 40th Anniversary book, Music from Far and Wide, as well as exclusive photos taken by Canada’s foremost rock and roll photographers including Barry Roden, Bruce Cole, Grant Martin, Tom Sandler and photographers from iPhoto Inc.
“I have recognized the intersection of music and art all my life,” explains Gurevich Fine Art owner Howard Gurevich. “Since beginning GFA, we have given our space for musical performance in many genres. In those instances, the art and music enhance each other creating a natural fusion of culture.”
In keeping with this spirit, Gurevich Fine Art is proud to open this exhibition by hosting an exclusive performance by singer/songwriter Claire Morrison.
Morrison will be performing on at the official opening Wednesday, March 26th. Morrison is a Winnipeg performer who broke onto the scene in 2010 with Winnipeg-based duo Fire & Smoke. The 22-year-old delivers haunting solo numbers.
Admission to the exhibition and performance is free. Gallery hours are available at www.gurevichfineart.com.
More about Gurevich Fine Art
Gurevich Fine Art is a contemporary art gallery that presents a broad view in regards to style with a strong emphasis on talent. The gallery is a focal point for artists and patrons at various levels to exchange visions. More information on Gurevich Fine Art is at www.gurevichfineart.com.
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The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences/L'académie canadienne des arts et des sciences de l'enregistrement (CARAS) is a not-for-profit organization created to preserve and enhance the Canadian music and recording industries and to contribute toward higher artistic and industry standards. The main focus of CARAS is the exploration and development of ongoing opportunities to showcase and promote Canadian artists and music through vehicles such as The JUNO Awards and other year-round initiatives. For more information on the 43rd Annual JUNO Awards or The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences' (CARAS) website please visit www.junoawards.ca orwww.carasonline.ca.