Helmut Newton Exhibit Coming to Annenberg Space for Photography (Exclusive)
On June 29, the Century City Space will debut a major show by the famed late photographer featuring a new original documentary.
When the Annenberg Space for Photography debuts the first major L.A. show of Helmut Newton's photographs on June 29, the exhibition of over 125 prints – which will stay up through September 8 – will feature a brand new original film about Newton: Commissioned by Arclight Productions, examines Newton's impact on fashion, women and photography from the point of view of the models, stylists, fashion editors and friends who worked with him - and DavidFahey of the Fahey/Klein Gallery is also contributing personal videos to it.
Also showing will be Helmut by June, a documentary shot and directed by his wife of 56 years, June Newton, which will include the story of their long relationship, footage from shoots with Cindy Crawford and Helena Christensen in Saint Tropez, and a look into their private winter quarters at the Chateau Marmont.
We can only imagine who will turn up for the opening of this show – a who's who of theL.A. monde and demi-monde.