Morrison Hotel Gallery is having a open house and reception with Jay Blakesberg on December 15th from 1pm – 4pm. Jay will be giving a tour of his photographic history and will have books, cards and prints available for purchase.
Jay Blakesberg is a San Francisco-based photographer and filmmaker who regularly contributes music photography to Rolling Stone, Guitar Player, Relix, and many other magazines. He has photographed many musical artists, including the Grateful Dead, BB King, Phish, Radiohead, Tom Petty, Ben Harper, Nirvana, The Rolling Stones, Tom Waits, Neil Young and Carlos Santana to name just a few. His photography has been included in over 200 CD packages, 100’s of magazines worldwide, and he has published thirteen coffee table books of his music photography.
Morrison Hotel Gallery® is the world leader in fine art music photography representing over 125 of the most highly acclaimed music photographers — those who made, and continue to make, an indelible mark on music culture with photographic portrayals of the industry’s most influential artists.
Morrison Hotel Gallery was founded by former record company marketing executive Peter Blachley; music retail industry professional Richard Horowitz; and legendary music photographer Henry Diltz. The concept of Morrison Hotel Gallery originated with the Diltz archive and the eponymous Morrison Hotel album cover taken by Diltz in 1969 for The Doors. With it’s flagship gallery in Soho, New York City, the gallery has always maintained a presence in Los Angeles, and is now suitably housed in the Sunset Marquis Hotel – Opened by newest partnert author, director and photographer Timothy White.
In 2016, Morrison Hotel Gallery joined forces with Fleetwood Mac founder and rock icon Mick Fleetwood to open our newest gallery in Fleetwood’s General Store in Lahaina, Maui.
Morrison Hotel Gallery 224 Main Street Nevada City (530) 955-3194