“Herb Ritts: Beauty and Celebrity” photo exhibit opens at Oklahoma City Museum of Art
May 10, 2013 News

“Herb Ritts: Beauty and Celebrity” photo exhibit opens at Oklahoma City Museum of Art

The special exhibition “Herb Ritts: Beauty and Celebrity” has opened at Oklahoma City Museum of Art on May 9, 2013 and will stay until July 28, 2013. It features more than 80 large-scale images that Herb Ritts took during his influential career. The black-and-white photos in the exhibit depict notable personalities such as Madonna, Michael Jackson, Bruce Springsteen, Axl Rose, Christopher Reeve, Matthew McConaughey, Dale Chihuly, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Nelson Mandela, and Ronald and Nancy Reagan.

The 15-foot banner of Madonna hanging outside the museum, which will look familiar to anyone who owns or once owned the singer’s “True Blue,” one of the top-selling albums of the 1980s. The black-and-white silver gelatin print “Madonna (True Blue Profile)” is one of 80 large-scale photos included in the new exhibit.

More details at www.okcmoa.com