Graham Nash, Self Portrait, 1972
Music legend Graham Nash, founding member of Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young, is also a photographer. His photography has received many honors including the New York Institute of Technology’s Arts & Technology Medal and Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters and the Hollywood Film Festival’s inaugural Hollywood Visionary Cyber Award. In 1990, along with his partner Mac Holbert, Graham Nash founded Nash Editions, a company which does fine art digital imaging and printmaking. Nash Editions is recognized as the world’s first professional fine-art digital printmaking studio. In 2005 Nash Editions was recognized by the Smithsonian Institution for its role in the invention of digital fine art printing. Graham Nash has released several publications of photography, including, Eye To Eye: Photographs by Graham Nash and Taking Aim: Unforgettable Rock ‘n’ Roll Photographs Selected by Graham Nash. In 2010 Love, Graham Nash was published. Love, Graham Nash is a limited edition two-book set which includes 17 sets of lyrics, a CD, 21 photographs by Nash, and is personally signed by Graham Nash, Stephen Stills, David Crosby, and Neil Young.
Graham Nash’s next exhibition “This Could Be You,” opens September 1, 2012 at Gallery 169 in Santa Monica. According to the gallery, the exhibition features “recent, never before shown assembled photographs”. The exhibition continues through October 13, 2012. There will be an opening reception September 1st from 5-8PM. Contact the gallery for more information.
In the video below Graham Nash tells how he was introduced to photography by his father when he was 10 years old.
See the Pop Life Art home page for links to the artwork and photography of more than 100 actors, singers, and musicians.
Related blog post: Photographs by Graham Nash: Life on the Road (March 18, 2013)