Artist reception: April 16, 2011, 6pm-10pm
Artist talk: April 16, 2011, 2:30-4:30pm
Exhibition: April 1, 2011-April 29, 2011
Orange Coast College and MOPLA present an artist reception for the works of esteemed fashion photographer, Melvin Sokolsky. As part of the event, there will be a fashion show and music entertainment.
Melvin Sokolsky was born and raised in New York City where he started his distinguished career as a stills photographer. At the age of twenty-one he was invited to join the staff of Harper's Bazaar. Within the next few years he worked as a major contributor to four prestigious magazines: Esquire, McCall's Newsweek, and Show. His photographs of internationally famous personalities have appeared in many of the major museums and magazines worldwide.