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Wed, 06/11/2014
Unseen Collection of Photographs in New Book by Jim Marshall

The counterculture movement of the 1960s is one of the most continually fascinating and endlessly examined milestones of the twentieth century. Widely regarded as the cradle of the social revolution, the Haight grew from a small neighborhood in San Francisco to a worldwide phenomenon—a concept that extended far beyond the boundaries of the intersection itself. Nearly fifty years later, the footprint of that era still reverberates in today's music, fashion, politics, literature and design.

Legendary photographer and Grammy Trustees Award–winner Jim Marshall,renowned for his powerful portraits of some of the greatest musicians of our time,visually chronicled the movement as perhaps no one else did, with the same unique eye and intimate approach that made him one of the best photographers in the music world.

Now, a treasure trove of his never-before-seen San Francisco... more

Wed, 05/21/2014
WANTPOP: Amelia Davis will share moments in history through the work of famed...

WANTPOP: Amelia Davis will share moments in history through the work of famed photographer Jim Marshall.

Amelia Davis will share moments in history through the work of famed photographer Jim Marshall on July 31, 2014. From the 1950s North Beach Jazz scene in San Francisco through the turmoil of the 1960s and the rock & roll explosion in America, Marshall captured truly iconic photographs, including images of Johnny Cash’s groundbreaking Folsom and San Quentin concerts.

Mon, 01/13/2014
Legendary Photographer Jim Marshall to Receive Trustees Award

LEGENDARY PHOTOGRAPHER JIM MARSHALL TO RECEIVE TRUSTEES AWARD, THE RECORDING ACADEMY'S HIGHEST HONOR, FOR HIS CONTRIBUTION TO CHRONICLING MUSIC HISTORY

West Hollywood’s Leica Gallery to present exclusive limited-engagement show: "55 Years of GRAMMY-AWARD WINNERS Through the Lens of Jim Marshall, beginning January 23.

San Francisco, CA—The estate of legendary photographer Jim Marshall announced two January events: Marshall is being posthumously awarded the Trustees Award from The Recording Academy, a Special Merit Award that honors contributions to music in areas other than performance, and an exhibit of his photography opens in the Leica Gallery.

Marshall will be given the music industry’s highest accolade in the company of his peers, having photographed the Beatles, the Isley Brothers and Kris Kristofferson at early stages in their careers, who... more

Thu, 12/12/2013
Jim Marshall To Be Honored with Trustees Award from Recording Academy

San Francisco, CA—The estate of Jim Marshall announced today that Marshall will be posthumously awarded the Trustees Award from The Recording Academy®, along with Rick Hall and Ennio Morricone. This Special Merit Award Grammy honors contributions to music in areas other than performance. Other Special Merit Awards include the Lifetime Achievement Awards recipients: the Beatles, Armando Manzanero, Clifton Chenier, the Isley Brothers, Kraftwerk, Kris Kristofferson, and Maud Powell. Marshall’s recognition will be given in the company of his peers, having photographed the Beatles, the Isley Brothers, and Kristofferson at early stages in their careers. Born in 1936, Jim Marshall fell in love with music early, and went on to photograph the world’s preeminent jazz, country, folk, blues and rock musicians. He has the rare distinction of having documented a Grammy awardee from every one of... more

Tue, 06/25/2013
THE ROLLING STONES 1972, in Portsmouth, England

Portsmouth Guildhall, built in 1890, has played host to such music greats as Duke Ellington, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd and David Bowie.

Guildhall in Portsmouth EnglandThis magnificent neoclassical building has recently been relaunched as an all-purpose arts and entertainment venue, with giant exhibition spaces, each space being a piece of art in its own right. A copper-lined space with Zodiac engravings currently has an exhibition of album cover artwork by the late great Storm Thorgerson. In July an exhibit of Jim Marshall's photographs of the Rolling Stones from... more

Sat, 06/01/2013
The Art of the ALBUM COVER, in San Francisco

Images of Johnny, Cash, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and Jim Morrison are among the featured photographs. Check out http://www.sfae.com/mailings/albumphotos/index.html for more information.

Selected album covers featuring Jim Marshall's photography, from the show this June and July at the San Francisco Art Exchange.

Jim Marshall (Photo credit: Jim Britt)
Thu, 05/09/2013
Wikipedia: Jim Marshall

James Joseph Marshall (February 3, 1936 – March 24, 2010) was a photographer, often of rock stars. He had extended access to numerous musicians through the 1960s and 1970s, including being backstage at The Beatles' final concert in San Francisco's Candlestick Park, and chief photographer at Woodstock.

Johnny Cash exhibit, in Bologna
Wed, 05/01/2013
BENVENUTE JIM MARSHALL & JOHNNY CASH FANS, in Bologna, Italy

BENVENUTE JIM MARSHALL & JOHNNY CASH FANS, in Bologna, Italy.

Sharing the fascinating legacy of Jim Marshall with the world, we have traveled to Italy to present an exhibit of his work at Ono Arte Contemporanea in Bologna from May 9 to June 20, 2013. More information is at http://www.onoarte.com.

Entitled "Johnny Cash: We Are All Men in Black," the exhibit features iconic onstage, candid and intimate images Jim captured of the country music giant who became his close friend, published in Jim's book "Pocket Cash." Fifteen limited-edition prints are also available for sale during the showing.

Tue, 04/23/2013
BENVENUTE JIM MARSHALL & JOHNNY CASH FANS

Sharing the fascinating legacy of Jim Marshall with the world, we have traveled to Italy to present an exhibit of his work in Bologna beginning May 9 at the Ono Arte Contemporanea.

Entitled "Johnny Cash: We Are All Men in Black," the exhibit features iconic onstage, candid and intimate images Jim captured of the country music giant who became his close friend, published in Jim's book "Pocket Cash." Fifteen limited-edition prints are also available for sale during the showing.

Jim Marshall tee
Mon, 03/25/2013
Jim Marshall Clothing

Jim Marshall Clothing: Official clothing line of the legendary photographer.

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