Glen E. Friedman presents and signs Glen E. Friedman: My Rules

The definitive monograph of Glen E. Friedman, a pioneer of skate, punk, and hip-hop photography, including much never-before-published work. Glen E. Friedman is best known for his work capturing and promoting rebellion in his portraits of artists such as Fugazi, Black Flag, Ice-T, Dead Kennedys, Minor Threat, The Misfits, Bad Brains, Beastie Boys, Run-D.M.C., and Public Enemy, as well as classic skateboarding originators such as Tony Alva, Jay Adams, Alan "Ollie" Gelfand, Duane Peters, and Stacy Peralta, and a very young Tony Hawk. Designed in association with celebrated street and graphic artist Shepard Fairey, this monograph captures the most important and influential underground heroes of skateboarding, punk, and hip-hop cultures. My Rules is an unprecedented window into the three most significant countercultures of the last quarter of the twentieth century, and Friedman's photographs define those important movements that he helped shape. A remarkable chronicle and a primer about the origins of radical street cultures, My Rules is also a statement of artistic inspiration for those influenced by these countercultures. (Rizzoli International Publications)

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Event date: 
Monday, September 29, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
8818 W Sunset Blvd
90069 West Hollywood
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By Glen E. Friedman (Photographs by), C. R. Stecyk (Contributions by), Shepard Fairey (Contributions by), Chuck D. (Contributions by), Henry Rollins (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9780847843558
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Rizzoli - September 16th, 2014