Meet the royalty of rock and roll. Photographer Herb Ritts introduces you to David Bowie, Bob Dylan, Janet Jackson, Elton John, Madonna, Prince, Rod Stewart, Justin Timberlake, Tina Turner, and more of the world’s biggest musical stars of the 1980s, 1990s, and early 2000s.
His startlingly intimate portraits for Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, and other leading magazines presented these artists as the public had never seen them before. From B.B. King to Bruce Springsteen to Bono to Britney Spears, come face-to-face with the kings and queens of pop music. Discover Ritts’ legacy of portrait photography and music video direction in this popular touring exhibition from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland.
The Rock Portraits
June 24 – September 18, 2016