Exhibition

And God Created Pele & Polaroid Icons

19 Jun 2010 – 17 Jul 2010

Event times

10am

Cost of entry

FREE

Opus Gallery

Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Address

Travel Information

  • Gosforth, High Street
  • Regent Centre

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And God Created Pele & Polaroid Icons at Opus Gallery

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Football fever has gripped Opus Art and to celebrate World Cup season its latest show will feature an exhibition of images that celebrate the greatest footballer of all time: Pele. And God Created Pele features a Pele collection of photographs of the iconic footballer, taken by some of the world's most renowned artists and photographers, including Robert Davies, Tierney Gearon, Ralph Gibson, Patrick Lichfield, Vik Muniz and Martin Parr with some of the exhibition prints even signed by Pele. Alongside And God Created Pele is Polaroid Icons - a celebration of the instant photograph, and this new exhibition features unique signed images from artists and photographers including Nobuyoshi Araki, Sir Peter Blake, William Klein, Helmut Newton, Marc Quinn, Rankin, John Stoddart and John Swannell. A private view for both shows is this Friday 18th June from 5.30pm. To attend RSVP to enquiries@opus-art.com

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