Art February, 23 2010

Carnaby Street: 1960 – 2010 | 50 Years of Music & Fashion

A year long celebration of Carnaby Street starts on Friday February 26th in London. “The first event, an innovative exhibition and limited edition book of the same title; Carnaby Street: 1960 – 2010 launches on the 26th February to Saturday 10th April at 38 Carnaby Street, W1. The exhibition will put into context the history of Carnaby from its earliest origins in the 16th Century to the present day with a focus on the 1960s…The limited edition book will feature images from ‘60s photographer Philip Townshend and exclusive interviews with people who have lived and worked in Carnaby including The Who’s Pete Townsend.” (above photo by Philip Townsend)

Some photos celebrating 50 year of Carnaby Street after the click.