Date(s) & Time(s)::
Daily at 10:00 AM until 9:30 PM from May 13, 2011 until May 15, 2011
Location: Walden Galleria, first level near the Apple Store
FAMED BEATLES ANIMATOR, RON CAMPBELL HIGHLIGHTS THE EIGHTH ANNUAL
“97ROCK CLASSIC ROCK ART SHOW”
AT THE WALDEN GALLERIA,
FRIDAY, MAY 13TH - SUNDAY, MAY 15TH
THE “97ROCK CLASSIC ROCK ART SHOW” IS A FREE EXHIBIT THAT FEATURES RARE ARTWORK CREATED BY ROCK STARS, FAMOUS ROCK PHOTOGRAPHERS, ALBUM ARTWORK, GOLD RECORDS, ANIMATION, CONCERT POSTERS AND MORE. ALL WORKS ARE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE.
97Rock is about to rock the art world with the eighth annual “97Rock Classic Rock Art Show”, Friday, May 13th through Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at the Walden Galleria Mall, first level, near the Apple Store in Buffalo from 10:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. (10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Sunday). The Rock Art show is free and open to the public. Every piece of art is also available to purchase.
The “97Rock Classic Rock Art Show” is a rare collection of original art, lithographs, photographs, concert posters, gold records, album art, animation drawings and more from the greatest rock artists of all time.
Ron Campbell, director of the legendary Saturday morning Beatles Cartoon series that aired on ABC from September 25, 1965 through April 20, 1969 and animator on the Beatles film Yellow Submarine will make a rare personal appearance at the “97Rock Classic Rock Art Show” throughout the entire show. In his book, Up Periscope, Yellow Submarine Producer Al Brodax gives Ron Campbell a great deal of credit for saving the movie Yellow Submarine and tying it all together at the last minute. Ron will have many of his original Beatles paintings on sale created specially for this show as well as give attendees a live demonstration of his painting.
In addition to his Beatles past, Ron has been involved with some of the most beloved cartoons including, Scooby Doo, Krazy Kat, George of the Jungle, The Jetsons, The Flintstones, the Smurfs, Goof Troop, Rugrats, Winnie the Pooh, Ed, Edd & Eddy and dozens more.
The “97Rock Classic Rock Art Show” will also showcase an amazing collection of works from classic artists such as Paul McCartney, Jerry Garcia, John Entwistle (The Who), Jimi Hendrix, Ron Wood (Rolling Stones), The Police, Bob Dylan, Carlos Santana, Robby Krieger (The Doors), Tony Bennett, Jon Anderson (Yes), John Lennon, Ringo Starr, U2, Lynyrd Skynyrd, John Mellencamp, Micky Dolenz and dozens more plus rock photographs from sessions including The Eagles, Pink Floyd, The Doors, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen, Johnny Cash, BB King, Stevie Ray Vaughan and others.
The “97Rock Classic Rock Art Show” is the largest exhibit of its kind in the world and it’s only at the Walden Galleria for three days only. Come see what you’ve been hearing – the “97Rock Classic Rock Art Show”, Friday, May 13th through Sunday, May 15th at the Walden Galleria, 1 Walden Galleria (first level, near the Apple Store), in Buffalo from 10:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. (10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. on Sunday). The show is free to the public and all rock art works are available for purchase.