Melody Maker: The Best Years, 1965-1975 | September 2012
September 27th through November 11, 2012 - The Morrison Hotel Gallery in Soho, NYC is proud to present "Melody Maker: The Best Years, 1965-1975" featuring the photography of Barrie Wentzell. We are very excited to be showing a number of pieces for the first time since their creation some 40 years ago. We have dug deep into the vault and come up with some rare gems which will be on exhibit through October. Barrie will be screening a promo excerpt from a documentary in progress featuring his work and career as well as a slide show and talk at the Apple Store in Soho, NYC. Check out the feature on the gallery site. For a selection of works from the show click here and view thumbnails. Read what folks are saying about the show.
40 Years of Ziggy Stardust | September 2012
September 7 through October 6th, 2012 - A number of Barrie's works are on view at the Blender Gallery in Sydney, Australia to commemorate the 40th anniversary of David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust. Stop by if you are in the area. Click here for more info.
Fashion Cares | September 2012
Barrie donated a fine art print of Sir Elton John which was auctioned to benefit the Elton John Aids Foundation on September 9, 2012 at Fashion Cares in Toronto which raised a load of loot for this worthy cause. Click here to find out how to donate.
Blender Gallery, Sydney, Australia | August 2012
August 8, 2012 marked the "official" introduction of Barrie Wentzell's work to Blender Gallery in Sydney, Australia which featured new collections by Barrie Wentzell, Robert Whitaker and Bob Gruen. Always great to be in good company! Read more.
Who Shot Rock & Roll? | June 2012
Who Shot Rock & Roll opened to the public in Los Angeles on June 23, 2012 and runs through October 7, 2012 Barrie is proud to be part of this Who's Who in Rock n' Roll Photography exhibition. Read more.
50 Years of The Rolling Stones | June 2012
With openings and events all over the world to celebrate 50 years of one of the greatest bands in the history of rock and roll, we had the honor of contributing to a number of photo exhibitions...
• Morrison Hotel Gallery in Soho, NYC - click here and select 'view thumbnails' to see an assortment of works from the show.
• Analogue Gallery in Toronto, Canada - Read more here.
• Blender Gallery in Sydney, Australia opened their Stones tribute on July 7th. Check out some of the amazing images from this show here.
In Print | June 2012
Check out a few of Carlton Books' recent publications which Barrie has contributed a number of images to: Treasures of The Who by Chris Welch; Neil Young: A Life in Pictures by Colin Irwin; The Treasures of Pink Floyd by Glenn Povey - now available for pre order for November publication.
Take a gander at the Genesis Publications' Jim Capaldi book Mr. Fantasy: The Lyrics of Jim Capaldi here. There are a few rare Barrie gems in this commendable Genesis book. Stay tuned for the release of Genesis' upcoming Eric Clapton book for more of Barrie's gems.