David Burnett ‘Soul Rebel: An Intimate Portrait of Bob Marley’

An official part of the 2013 Reportage Festival Program

David Burnett (USA) is a photojournalist and co-founder of Contact Press Images, with over four decades of experience covering news, history and people in over 70 countries. Burnett has been listed by American Photo as one of the 100 most important people in photography.

Thirty years after the death of reggae legend Bob Marley his music and influence remain vital.

‘Soul Rebel: An Intimate Portrait of Bob Marley’ presents Burnett’s extraordinary photographs of Marley at his Kingston, Jamaica home and studio; both in 1976 and later during the 1977 Exodus tour in Europe. Burnett mixes iconic images with unpublished photos, presenting a unique and rare view of the larger-than-life reggae legend.

Blender Gallery

23 May – 22 June 2013

16 Elizabeth Street Paddington 2021
ph: 02 9380 7080

Opening Night: May 28, 2013