2 July 2010
Smash hits and ink
Last call for the ‘Ray Lowry: London Calling’ exhibition in East London
Last night’s ‘London Calling’ auction raised around £18,000 for the Ray Lowry foundation. And there are a few days left to see the artworks ‘inspired’ by
There are a few nice pieces among the art, including work by Ian Wright and Malcolm Garrett, and there’s a big, framed print of the original Pennie Smith photograph used on the cover.
Below: Ray Lowry (1944-2008). Photograph: Kevin Cummins.
But it’s all the original Lowry work – including his wry, beautifully inked cartoons (below) for the NME and others, and his pictures of the Clash on tour in the US (bottom) – that make this exhibition unmissable.
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