Stone: The Covers 1972 - 2010
Stone Magazine Art
first ever exhibition featuring the best covers from
the last four decades of Rolling Stone Australia.
exhibition showcases 150 of the most famous covers
of the magazine. Rolling Stone is considered the leading
music and entertainment magazine in the country, reflecting
both national and the global popular culture with
a committed blend of honesty and attitude. The covers
themselves have come to define an era not only for
the artists which grace them, but thanks also to the
design, photography, illustration and typography.
display will be memorable covers featuring entertainment
figures such as Madonna, Bob Dylan, Michael Hutchence,
Elvis Presley, Steve Martin, Paul Keating, Mick Jagger,
Michael Jackson, Bono and The Beatles... among many
others. The exhibition also features the photography
and illustration of luminaries including Annie Leibovitz
and Ralph Steadman.
Jan > 19 Mar
Launch: 25 Jan 12 > 2pm
ROLLING STONE: THE COVERS 1972 - 2010
An artisan travelling exhibition
cover of Rolling Stone magazine has been graced by
everyone from John Lennon to John F Kennedy. Its iconic
psychedelic masthead coupled with captivating images
from legends such ad Annie Leibovitz, have made the
magazine the reference point of popular culture.